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  • Marelie Igreva

    The Diary of Anais Nin, Vol. 4: 1944-1947 Anaïs Nin "It is in the moments of emotional crisis that human beings reveal themselves most accurately." Anais Nin on writing, the future of the novel, and how keeping a diary enhances creativity – wisdom from a rare 1947 chapbook

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