Anais Nin’s childhood writings: Christmas, 1919

By the time sixteen (almost seventeen) year old Anais Nin wrote the following passage in her childhood diary (translated from the original¬†French), she, her mother, and two brothers had been in New York for five years. Stubbornly hanging onto her French while her hopes of agains seeing her father, who remained in France,¬†were fading, Anais […]