March 2017 Book of the Month: WHEN YOU ARE ENGULFED IN FLAMES by David Sedaris

I read another collection of essays by David Sedaris this month, and of course I loved it. Specific essays stand out to me: "The Understudy" offers a poignant comparison of how we view people as children and our eventual opinions of them once we grow up. In this essay, Sedaris specifically speaks about a nanny … Continue reading March 2017 Book of the Month: WHEN YOU ARE ENGULFED IN FLAMES by David Sedaris

David Sedaris’ DRESS YOUR FAMILY IN CORDUROY AND DENIM is Life-Giving

I have made the conscious decision to read everything David Sedaris writes. He shares this honor with only three others: Gillian Flynn, Jane Austen, and J.K. Rowling under any pseudonym. Sedaris was first introduced to me by my Writing Essays professor in college. That class allowed Creative Non-fiction to become my favorite genre. The writer is … Continue reading David Sedaris’ DRESS YOUR FAMILY IN CORDUROY AND DENIM is Life-Giving