I am a story.
When I started teaching, a lot of friends and family members expected me to be lax in the discipline department. I am rarely visibly fazed, and so laidback I am practically reclining. 1,456 more words
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Carrie Brown-Wolf • Rock, Paper, Write
About six months ago, I was nominated to list 10 books that impacted my life. Unlike the ice bucket challenge, this was one task I could handle. 103 more words
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a bit coquettish
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Hanna Rose Katz
New to Joan Didion’s work, I didn’t know what to expect when I first opened Democracy. 212 more words
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Growing Pains with Growing old in the US
According to the CNN article, many cosmetic and fashion companies are using older women to sell their brands.
At 80-years-old, author Joan Didion was chosen as one of the new faces for fashion-brand company Céline’s Spring 2015 campaign. 129 more words
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James McPherson's Media & Politics Blog
The title above is of course a variation on the title of one of my favorite essays, George Orwell‘s “Why I Write.” … 986 more words
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From Sunday’s New York Times Styles section.
For the literati-impaired, that’s 80-year-old Joan Didion, a minor 20th Century American author best known for her collection of essays… 102 more words