Dear Diary [Lesley Arfin, Chloe Sevigny] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Dear Diary is a collection of more than ten years of diary entries . Dear Diary has ratings and reviews. Pilouetta said: maybe it’s just me. maybe we got off to a bad start when she said she was punk in at t. VICE. The Design Issue |. by Lesley Arfin. |. Dec 1 , am. Dear Diary Dear Diary,. I’m in Long Island once again. Tonight for some strange.

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Craft-Cycle This book was okay. Not That Kind of Girl: Sep 10, Valerie rated it really liked it Recommends it for: Nothing in her “update” commentary is particularly dissuading about drug use What other items do customers buy after viewing this item?

Girl Walks Out of a Bar: Jun 16, Christine rated it did not like it Shelves: Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. The concept of this book is fantastic: The original diary entries just didnt strike me as genuine; there was something that didnt feel right about them. Get to Know Us. I also noticed that she used words like “gay” and “retard” which are taboo today.

And what a goddamned waste of time it was. I read reviews that compares this book to “Go Ask Alice” Finally, I think the author may just be friends with James Frey. So we get to the last page Even with all of the crazy things that were going on it wasn’t fun to read.


Enabled Optimized for larger screens. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Like, am I supposed to care tha I’m sorry to say this, because I thought I would like this book, but it sucked. They start laughing and getting happy because they’re thinking, “People notice me! Then I started reading. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

I love the concept.

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Kindle Cloud Reader Read instantly in your browser. I’ll admit I have a huge problem reading about drug addiction in memoirs for this reason alone. Jun 28, Naomi rated it it was ok Recommends it for: Jan 05, Katie rated it it was amazing. Then I lfsley read the description and realized it was a true story about a girl growing up who eventually gets addicted to heroin. She seems to have taken thinly veiled delight in the fact that, although her middle school friends tormented and ousted her, they were also tormented and ousted by each other.

Amazon Music Stream millions of srfin. Why do so many wr Do people still hate Lesley Arfin? Sometimes there’s tiny sparks of self-awareness and legit insight, but they’re quickly extinguished by the endless sludge tide of dissecting stupid fights the author had when she was 16 years old.

She also goes back to talk to people she wrote about to find out if they’re still jerks or whether they’ve mended their ways. Learn more about Amazon Giveaway.

I learned a lot about drugs including that you fart when in detox. May 31, Monica Fastenau arfn it it was ok Shelves: Literally not a single funny thing happens.

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Oh, and had I not been terrified of needles. Don’t believe the hype and reviews on the dust jacket.


My issue with Frey is not that he ficitonalized parts of his memoir that’s why it’s a memoir ddar an autobiography – someone tell Oprah, please but les,ey he didn’t do it well. No matter who she talks to about the days we all discovered sex, drugs, and rock ‘n roll, on A collection of a girl’s funniest diary entries from 12 to 25 years old.

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How to Murder Your Life: Literally all I got out of it was “I’m a rich white girl whose parents cover all my bills so I can go to Hampshire College and do all kinds of diaey. Love – love – love. Also, I’m not really sure what the point of this book was.

Ok maybe Im being hard on her.

What a charming premise and well done at that. Arfin goes through her old diaries, rehashing and reliving some of her most horrifying moments as a teenager, and also comments on them.

I was “ousted” in about 5th grade.

Boys are totally immature. Nothing in her “update” commentary is particularly dissuading about drug use Really, really annoying diarh more like it. Sex, Drugs, and Risperidone: The setup is actually pretty clever: