Diary

Dear Diary: Home

Dear Diary: Home

Dear Diary combines the intimacy of a diary-like narrative with the writer’s own experiences, little and big, as well as politics and culture. When you’re on the ground writhing like a child, teary-eyed with limbs cowardly…


Dear Diary: To be just kids

Dear Diary: To be just kids

Dear Diary combines the intimacy of a diary-like narrative with the writer’s own experiences, little and big, as well as politics and culture. In a letter to Patti Smith, Robert Mapplethorpe writes that when he draws,…


Dear Diary: Almost summer

Dear Diary: Almost summer

‘Dear Diary‘ combines the intimacy of a diary-like narrative with the writer’s own experiences of things little in life and things big: politics and culture. Dear Diary, It’s almost summer. Between February’s gloom and March’s…


Dear Diary: The pink house

Dear Diary: The pink house

Dear Diary, I saw it. A pink house. The middle child, squeezed between strangers whose walls whisper to damp cotton skies and khaki-coloured trench coats in a department store. A pink house. The home of…


Dear Diary: My packing list

Dear Diary: My packing list

Dear Diary, I’m having fun here. It’s magical, the sunshine glittering in my bones, when I dance around like I’m a Joan Didion groupie with big Celine sunglasses and an itch for the clicking of…


Dear Diary: Sunny days in winter

Dear Diary: Sunny days in winter

Dear Diary,  The wind outside has become cold and biting, dark and worrisome. But I can’t feel it, not even the brittleness of my fingers that beg for warmth once they find solace in a…