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The Rising

Can’t see nothin’ in front of me
Can’t see nothin’ coming up behind
I make my way through this darkness
I can’t feel nothing but this chain that binds me… 966 more words


Joan Didion Is the New Face of Céline

Literary icon and permanent cool-girl Joan Didion is in the new ad for the high-end fashion house, Céline, to the delight and chagrin of all the English majors who can’t afford to buy Céline. 128 more words

Joan Didion Documentary

I was so excited when I came across this post in Harper’s Bazaar.  A documentary…about Joan Didion…two of my favourite things all in one!   157 more words


The Year of Magical Thinking-Joan Didion

I think I put this book on my Amazon wish list after reading about it in The End of Your Life Book Club.  I did not get to ordering it right away, a fact that was providential as when I put it on my list, I had suffered losses, but not the kind of loss I suffered since. 588 more words

An Interview with Joan Didion on the Year of Magical Thinking

“Joan Didion (born December 5, 1934) is an American author best known for her novels and her literary journalism. Her novels and essays explore the disintegration of American morals and cultural chaos, where the overriding theme is individual and social fragmentation. 36 more words

Writing Inspiration

Ice and Books

Texas has become a winter wonderland. I am living in Narnia. I have only recently moved to Texas, and I had no idea what to expect from a place that always sounded so hot to me. 317 more words

HBD Joan Didion, that wise woman

One of my latest inspirations is Joan Didion, who turns 79 today! For whatever reason, or perhaps several, this really resonates with me. On life: 155 more words