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In Praise of Joy Williams's Tarnished Novel, 'The Changeling'

The plot of Joy Williams’s novel The Changeling, republished today in a 40th anniversary edition, goes something like this: a young woman marries the scion of a wealthy family, attempts to escape, and, after a tragic event, loses her sense of self under the controlling sway of the aforementioned family — as well as copious amounts of alcohol. 1,314 more words


Reference Books Need Love Too

A zippy little post about the reference books I’ve used the most in my life. Not everything can be a New York Times Bestseller.

The University of Chicago Spanish Dictionary 4th Edition… 540 more words


“A writer loves the dark, loves it, but is always fumbling around in the light.”

“A writer loves the dark, loves it, but is always fumbling around in the light.”

Joy Williams, writer, novelist


Can They See Jesus?

Do people see Jesus in you?

Do They See Jesus in Me

Joy Williams

Is the face that I see in the mirror
The one I want others to see… 228 more words


A Quote from Joy Williams

This is one of my favourite quotes and I discovered it on Goodreads! I recently got into calligraphy and wanted to share this quote from Joy Williams. 68 more words


Artist You Should Know: Joy Williams

State the obvious – I’m Taylor Swift’s biggest fan. Anytime she releases a new song, I eagerly jump to learn every detail behind it. A few years ago, Taylor Swift released a song for The Hunger Games soundtrack (well, two songs, actually), but I’m talking about Safe and Sound featuring The Civil Wars. 317 more words