Joni Tevis on the long lyric essay

I just read this very interesting text by Joni Tevis called : A Paperback Cabine of Wonder: Unlocking the Long Lyric Essay. Its most recommendable!   Here is a short summary – cut from the original text: Joni Tevis: A Paperback Cabinet of Wonder: Unlocking the Long Lyric Essay I’m thinking today about the challenges of…

Blue Nights

Today I have read Joan Didion for the first time. I have read her most recent work: Blue Nights, a memoir. Even if this is a book on loss and sorrows, and also on getting old, it was a truly beautiful story to read. The text has a kind of rhythmic repetition which gives it…