Saturday, February 06, 2016

Alice Denham, R. I. P.

The New York Times: Alice Denham, a writer and former Playboy centerfold who left a vivid chronicle of her literary and sexual adventures in her 2006 memoir, “Sleeping With Bad Boys: A Juicy Tell-All of Literary New York in the Fifties and Sixties,” died on Jan. 27 at her home in Manhattan. She was 89.

5 comments:

Deb said...

I'm almost ashamed to say that after reading that obit I added her book to my tbr list.

Deb said...

And speaking of obits, just saw this: http://www.nasa.gov/feature/apollo-astronaut-edgar-mitchell-dies-at-age-85

Unknown said...

I was tempted to add that book to my list, too, Deb. I was also tempted to link to a nude photo or two from PLAYBOY, but I resisted.

Thanks for the Mitchell link.

Deb said...

Not an obit, but another interesting link: http://www.openculture.com/2016/02/20-rules-for-writing-detective-stories.html

Unknown said...

I like the Detection Club's rules better.