Book of the Month: I Feel Bad About My Neck: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman (2006)

2021-05-24T16:34:48-04:00

Book of the Month: I Feel Bad About My Neck by Nora Ephron: And Other Thoughts on Being a Woman (2006) Critical Evaluation "The fact that she is 65 gives Ms. Ephron unavoidable subjects for contemplation: age, loss and vanity. None are automatically delightful. But she retains an uncanny ability to sound like your best friend, whoever you are, even when she is describing the death of her own best friend in a sobering piece called “Considering the Alternative.” When, in the end, she has no better way to ward off mortality than staying silky smooth by using the right bath [...]