By Alana Massey
blending Didion's affected cool with moments of giddy famous person worship, Massey examines the lives of the ladies who mirror our best aspirations and darkest fears again onto us. those essays are own with out being confessional and shrewdpermanent in a manner that invitations readers into the shaggy dog story. A cultural critique and a finely wrought fan letter, interwoven with tales which are achingly own, the entire LIVES i would like can also be an exploration of psychological ailment, the intercourse undefined, and the risks of loving too difficult. however it is, specifically, a paean to the stars who've formed a new release of women--from Scarlett Johansson to Amber Rose, Lil' Kim, Anjelica Huston, Lana Del Rey, Anna Nicole Smith and lots of extra. those reflections goal to reimagine those women's legacies, and within the strategy, educate us new methods of forgiving ourselves.
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All the Lives I Want: Essays About My Best Friends Who Happen to Be Famous Strangers by Alana Massey