Nicholas Lord

Nicholas Lord is a writer originally from Perth, Australia. He now lives in New York, where he completed his MFA in fiction and nonfiction writing at The New School.

Stories By Nicholas Lord

That Time Sigmund Freud Nearly Killed a Patient—and Then Got Hooked on Cocaine

In 1895, the young psychoanalyst tried to treat a young woman’s stomach pains by stuffing her nose full of cocaine. His unexpected failure sent him on a course of drug addiction...