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The Boys of My Youth (Paperback)

by Jo Ann Beard

Notes from the Purgatory File: An Interview with Leslie Jamison 3

If we see something as fully as possible, in all its flaws and troubles, we can pursue it and embrace it more fully as well — there aren’t secrets or dangers festering under the surface.

Girlhood, Womanhood, Friendship, and Loss 5

It may be true that coming-of-age tropes are prevalent and typical — but I wonder, then, why are they (especially the well written ones) consistently so alluring?