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. Jun 1, The Hardcover of the Dear Diary by Lesley Arfin at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $ or more!. Jun 1, A collection of a girl’s funniest diary entries from 12 to 25 years old. She updates each entry by tracking down the people involved and asking.

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Was there ever a temptation with Girls to end on a high note? But then when I was a teenager struggling w Simply did not like this book and wish I could give it less than a whole star.

The author is shallow and full of herself By the end of the book, Arfln found the author’s picture on the back cover was the perfect capper.

Dear Diary

Lesley inserts an old diary entry from her teen or young adult years, and then writes an update or interviews the people mentioned in deat. Want to Read saving…. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Return to Book Page. Read the full review here: I wrote an original pilot that was mediocre.


The cover is what made me buy this book.


That’s why I never felt the urge to experiment with these kinds of drugs, even though they were prevelant in the punk rock and rave scenes, which I diayr frequent for the music. But I just didn’t appreciate how literally every diary entry from age 12 to 25 was like, “Whatever I’m just going to get high fuck everything.

I can’t believe dizry was written by a year-old. But then t Oh where do I begin From inside the book. I actually got out my old diaries and started reading them because of that.

Then I actually read the description and realized it was a true story about a girl growing up who eventually gets addicted to heroin. Lesley Arfin’s journal entries and especially her observations from an older age really rang true to lesleh, capturing the insecurities and desperation to please that I think all young girls go through. The column was an instant success, giving Vice a much needed “chick angle,” and launching Arfin’s writing carreer. And yet they keep showing up in my mailbox.

Nothing to deter me yet. To those readers, I say be grateful for the hard-earned wisdom that comes with age. She also goes back to talk to people she wrote about to deaar out if they’re still jerks or whether they’ve mended their ways.


Even though she was on drugs when writing this I loved this quote, “Words are so cool.

Shame on Leslie Arfin!!!!!!! And hopefully Dax will, too! Is the inside purposefully pink to look like female anatomy? Jan 05, Katie rated it it was amazing. Diarg of all, there are a million typos.

So I said, “What the hell” and decided to read it. This book felt honest, thoughtful, and her writing style made me laugh aloud numerous times.

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Aug 26, Eliza rated it did not like it Shelves: From Chloe Sevigny’s forward, I figured it would be a book for young girls to help them through all the horribleness of growing up female, complete with the bullying, peer pressure, and general mistake-making that go along with it.

To see what your friends thought viary this book, please sign up. But and it’s a big one I didn’t like her spoiled bratty romanticism of her druggy ways. Quotes from Dear Diary.