Everything I Needed to Know About Being a Girl I Learned from Judy Blume
Two dozen writers riff on how Blume’s frank coming-of-age tales affected them.
Source of Angst
What isn’t? From menstruation to illicit exploits in the suburbs, no taboo is left unexamined.
While a couple essays read like rambling therapy sessions, wry pieces like Stacey Ballis’ “Forever…Again” and Lara M. Zeises’ “The M Word” make this more than a nostalgia trip. B