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The Year of Magical Thinking - Joan Didion - Quotes

I saw immediately that there would be no need to add the word “ordinary,” because there would be no forgetting it: the word never left my mind. 607 more words


I Know Why We Try to Keep the Dead Alive.

I have been advised to consume 8-10 glasses of water every day. I believe it is a professional way of saying pull your shit together, girl… 1,496 more words

Book Review: The Year of Magical Thinking by Joan Didion

This review is going to be emotional and probably a bit difficult to write, but it is important. For those of you who don’t know me personally, I lost my mother on December 31, 2016. 260 more words

the year of magical thinking | a book review

last year i made a belated new year’s resolution to talk more about the things i read instead of simply rating them out of five stars. 869 more words


my magical gap year

More than ten years later I was living in Sydney, commuting two hours a day and travelling interstate an obscene amount for work. I loved my job, I had a great husband who was looking after my 18 month old daughter full time. 76 more words

Kathleen Turner Double Feature With a 26-Year Intermission

When I was seventeen years old, my Aunt Delores took me to see Kathleen Turner in Cat on a Hot Tin Roof on Broadway. It was 1990; I was a junior in high school; and that was my first Broadway show. 1,147 more words

The Year of Magical Thinking, Joan Didion (2006)

My Edition:
Title: The Year of Magical Thinking
Author: Joan Didion
Publisher: Vintage International (Random House)
Device: Trade paperback
Year: 2006
Pages: 227
For a plot… 430 more words