There are many reasons to keep a record of your experiences. As we learned from The Diary of Anne Frank, the journal of a young girl who didn’t survive the World War II events that she wrote about, your written words can be a legacy. Keeping some kind of a diary is a way to…

Still Here

Still Here by Lara Vapnyar tells the story of 4 Russian immigrants whose relationships resemble those of incestuous siblings – 30-something year old friends who have all dated each other and even the same gender friendships are described with vague homoerotic tones. Vica and Sergey are married to each other but before that, Sergey dated Regina….