[DWJ] DWJ article

jenne at fiedlerfamily.net jenne at fiedlerfamily.net
Mon Jan 7 13:53:39 EST 2008

> The amusing thing was that DWJ habitually used her mother's unendearing
> characteristics as a model for her nasty older women, quite clearly to
> everyone who knew them *except to her mother*, who read all the books (and
> damned them with faint praise) and never once recognised herself.
> And she did not mellow with age.  If anything she got more manipulative
> and
> ghastly.

Yes, it seems to me that over time DWJ has changed over from nasty mothers
to ghastly grandmothers... One suspects a time connection. :)

-- Jenne Heise / Jadwiga Zajaczkowa
jenne at fiedlerfamily.net

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