I’ve been behind. The past two months haven’t been great. But things are looking better, and the holidays couldn’t have come at a better time. We were in the US this time around, got to see more friends and family than I could have hoped. Here are some of the things we got up to.
Death by gentrification: the killing that shamed San Francisco is an article by Rebecca Solnit published yesterday in the Guardian. It is a thorough report on a very sad event situated in an increasingly complicated city.
- See Didion’s packing list from The White Album
- Read a few of her essays online
- Read Guardian commentary on Didion as the face of the Céline Spring 2015 line
Edit 23/5/15 – Finished “Where I Was From”, read thoughts.
I’d like to figure out what these books are, actually. Someone said “Fevre Dream” by George RR Martin for the riverboat one, need to look that up…