May Sarton's honest and engrossing journal of her seventieth year, spent living and working on the Maine coast
May Sarton's journals are a captivating look at a rich artistic life. In this, her ode to aging, she savors the daily pleasures of tending to her garden, caring for her dogs, and entertaining guests at her beloved Maine home by the sea. Her reminiscences are raw, and her observations are infused with the poetic candor for which Sartonover the course of her decades-long careerbecame known.
An enlightening glimpse into a timethe early 1980sand an age, At Seventy is at once specific and universal, providing a unique window into septuagenarian life that readers of all generations will enjoy. At times mournful and at others hopeful, this is a beautiful memoir of the year in which Sarton, looking back on it all, could proclaim, "I am more myself than I have ever been."
Generi Politica e Società » Donne » Femminismo e storia delle donne , Famiglia Scuola e Università » Famiglia e Figli » Anziani e terza età , Romanzi e Letterature » Diari, Lettere, Memorie , Storia e Biografie » Biografie Diari e Memorie » Memorie
Editore Open Road Media
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