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Roz Chast book a winner

Read Roz Chast’s best-selling memoir “Can’t We Talk About Something More Pleasant?” in one sitting. It’s a heroic, poignant, funny book about how she coped with her parents’ painful descent into senility and the ravages of old age. 9 more words


Some Great Things to Know About

So I recently came back from two weeks away, at two different destinations. The first week I was home (the one which just ended) was really a week I could’ve used to recover from my vacation. 1,375 more words


"Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?"

Roz Chast, a comic book artist and illustrator, has hit a nerve for those of us with elderly parents. She writes in a graphic memoir her journey with her aging parents as they slipped into the last stages of life, ending of course in death. 67 more words


I Guess Ya Had to Be There

By Roz Chast, one of my favorite cartoonists from The New Yorker:


Summer Book Club Week 10: Can't We Talk About Something More Pleasant?

Guidelines for the Summer Book Club: if you’ve read this book, what did you think?  If not, what are you reading this week? Please comment, or post on your own blog and link in the comments below. 1,154 more words