Guest Editor National Post Afterword: Feeling Tired
All this week I have been guest editing Afterword the National Post book blog.
My first piece published on Monday was titled Feeling Tired: (click on the extract to read the entire piece)
The main character in Malarky — “Our Woman” — does not feel as tired as I do. She is a great deal perkier. If I try to think of a novel with a character as tired as I feel, I draw a blank. The best I can come up with is Laura Hillenbrand’s incredible New Yorker essay depicting her life with chronic fatigue.