Diary Of A 1920s Lady Poet
This earnest woman writer is dedicated to her lady-work.
November 4th, 1924
Four o’clock, afternoon
Awaken in my bed chambers. Slept on the embroidered part of the pillow again. Right cheek now emblazoned with my monogram. Ghastly. I take my laudanum with a glass of whiskey. The tincture protects against feminine hysteria and the…