The best of the week, including three hilarious posts from SB Nation, which features some of the best sportswriting on the Internet, and three fantastic special-needs posts. Some weeks it’s so hard to narrow these down, so why try?
Best Diagram. “Hat Angles are Important: A Helpful Guide” by Spencer Hall at SB Nation (image above).
Best Guest Post. “Promise, an Apraxia Monday Guest Post” by Stacey Shubitz at Leslie Lindsay’s Speaking of Apraxia blog.
Best Microstory. “On a Bus Ride of Redemption” by Tamára Lunardo at A Deeper Story.
Best List. “5 Tips for Loving People Through the Loss of a Marriage” by Natalie Trust.
Best Special Needs Post. “Here be Dragons” by Robert Rummel-Hudson at Support for Special Needs.
Worst Pants. “Pantsform: Jim Harbaugh’s Pants, Reviewed” by Spencer Hall at SB Nation.
Best Statement. “I Am Not Diabetes” by Scott Benner at Huff Post Parents.
Best Win. “What Happens When the President Sits Next to You at a Café” by Robinson Meyer at The Atlantic.
Best Essay. “A Toast Story” by John Gravois at Pacific Standard.
Best End to a Trilogy. “Breaking Madden, 49ers vs. Seahawks: BEEFTANK’S Path to Self” by Jon Bois at SB Nation.
“Oh how good it is to have fled, to have become free!” —Hermann Hesse, Siddhartha.