Book Review: The White Album

“We tell ourselves stories in order to live.” This simple sentence is how The White Album, a collection of essays written by renowned journalist Joan Didion, begins. Perhaps, no one is a greater example of this idea than Didion, herself. Her command of the English language and her way of storytelling will change the way…

March Book Review: Naked

Naked is a collection of essays written by David Sedaris that follow his life from his unconventional childhood in Raleigh, North Carolina through his college years, and closes with the title essay about his week at a nudist colony. It was published in 1997 and is the second of now 10 books that Sedaris has…