24th June 2017

Clear Light of Day - Anita Desai

Wherever you go becomes a part of you somehow.

 

Anita Desai

 

Happy 80th birthday, Anita Desai! When asked how she begins work each morning, the author of Clear Light of Day and The Artist of Disappearance says that she reads poetry by Rainer Maria Rilke, C.P. Cavafy, Osip Mandelstam, and Joseph Brodsky.