Review: Wishful Drinking by Carrie Fisher

Opening sentence: “So I am fifty-two years old.” Wishful Drinking was late actress Carrie Fisher’s first memoir (she followed it up in 2011 with Shockaholic and in 2016 with The Princess Diarist) and in this snappy little biography (the book version of her one-woman 2008-2010 stage show of the same name), Carrie reveals her thoughts […]

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October Wrap-Up / November TBR

For the first time in quite a few months, I read a bit of non-fiction. I don’t know why I’ve been so slack on that front recently, I love some real-life reading, but I have fixed the situation with two very different – although both fascinating in their own way – memoirs. Carrie Fisher’s brilliantly […]

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Review: The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher

The Princess Diarist by Carrie Fisher Opening sentence: “Charlie’s Angels, Laverne & Shirley, and Family Feud premiered on TV.” Ever since I read Wishful Drinking last February, The Princess Diarist has been part of my TBR lineup. So imagine my delight when, this week, I spotted it in the library and finally managed to tick it off […]

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