(EBOOK/EPUB) The Member of the Wedding

The Member of the Wedding

REVIEW ´ HAPPY-NOGI46-GO.XYZ ´ Carson McCullers

Ss eel bad book but a helps over the rough times book Like a great conversation when all you d had was droning voices Have you ever picked up a book you are certain you have read before and ound that nothing Right Turns: From Liberal Activist to Conservative Champion in 35 Unconventional Lessons feelsamiliar on reading it again Of course the Politically Incorrect first time I read it wasor a college course in 1967 so there may be a valid reason aside Beyond Varallan from lost brain cellssimple time or perhaps short cutsor class But when I reached almost the very end of the book one plot point did seem amiliar and now my doubts about truly having read it are GONEAS FOR THE BOOK ITSELF FRANKIE F JASMINE FRANCES for the book itself Frankie F Jasmine Frances a wonderful creation Twelve going on orever she is struggling to understand who she is what her world is and where she belongs in the world as a very large whole Over the course of a ew days and ollowed by a short coda we watch her Dona Flor fight with herself heramily her housekeeper who is than that almost the whole town as she wages the battle with growing up Of course she doesn t know what the battle is and that is one of the beauties of this novelFrankie s inability to articulate even to herself what is wrong She has one demanddesire to go away with her brother and his new bride after the wedding To escape her life Everyone else knows what the outcome of that demand will beThere are episodes of beautiful prose throughout the novel that capture memories of summer and heat so well Time in August could be divided into Rocker Babies Wear Jeans four parts morning afternoon twilight and dark At twilight the sky became a curious blue green which soonaded to white The air was soft gray and the arbor and trees were slowly darkening It was the hour when sparrows gathered and whirled above the rooftops of the town and when in the darkened elms along the street there was the August sound of the cicadas Noises at twilight had a blurred sound and they lingered the slam of a screen door down the street voices of children the whir of a lawnmower rom a yard somewhere loc 1567This reminds me of summers of my childhood The only stylistic negative or me and this may be personal nitpicking was the degree of repetitiveness in parts of the storytelling For me at times the story stood a bit still Then at some point the Sono with Visits from the Seventh forward movement picked up and did not stop even when Frankie continued to be in the kitchen with Berenice Lastly Iound Berenice to be a wonderfully realized character who could be a mother substitute a voice of insight on another race and way of life a voice of reason Remarkable Creatures for a girl child approaching her teen years Here s the February House in Brooklyn one of the great artisticlophouses where or a while in the 1940s Carson McCullers crashed and crashed with WH Auden Jane and Paul Bowles Gypsy Rose Lee and briefly a chimpanzee McCullers was an avid drunk as was everyone else One night they ran out into the street to chase a ire engine as one does and McCullers came back with the idea Heroes Adrift (Hero, for this book Which does not by the way have aire engine in it or a chimpanzeeInstead it has a twelve year old in it This is a real life young adult novel written about young adults Chuck and Danielle for young adults and I definitely want to point out that why is anyone still reading Catcher in the Rye when this and We Have Always Lived in the Castle exist If you know any teenagersor Escaping the Endless Adolescence: How We Can Help Our Teenagers Grow Up Before They Grow Old fuck s sake give them exactly these two books That s Anna PauinAnyway Frankie is twelve so she changes her name twice over the course of the book She spends a lot of time sitting around a table with theamily cook and some creepy little kid Seriously that s like three uarters of the plot and if you think that sounds boring then you haven t read anything by Carson McCullers who s a writer who not only goes straight to the story as a circus dog breaks through the paper hoop but who also wrote that sentence about it You should start now The world is certainly a sudden place and a dangerous one and danger creeps up here at Dogs Behaving Badly: An A-Z Guide to Understanding and Curing Behavorial Problems in Dogs first you re like hey that guy s creepy and then you re like oh no he s coming over here and thenthe world is a sudden place view spoilerShe whales him in the head with a pitcher btw is what happens In case you really wanted to know how much trauma you re inor hide spoiler. 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At least a couple of times since and again now my own child is beyond a teen It s all so true even though again now my own child is beyond a teen It s all so true even though s set in a time and place I ve never been This was the Liar first McCullers I read and one of theirst American books I read A schoolfriend who is still a close riend suggested it and I went on to read all McCullers other books than once Catherine thank youImage Carson McCullers Sourceuotes The summer was like a green sick dream or like a silent crazy jungle under glass The sound of whistling and it was a grieving August song that did not end THE MINUTES WERE VERY LONG THE minutes were very long The sky had at last grown dark and there was slanted starlight and twisted shade Noises at twilight had a blurred sound and they lingered Their voices bloomed like lowers twisted shade Noises at twilight had a blurred sound and they lingered Their voices bloomed like Renovate: Changing Who You Are by Loving Where You Are flowers had theeeling that unknown words were in her throat and she was ready to speak them Strange words were Gaffer flowering in her throat and now was the timeor her to name them The trees were poison green There was a jellied stillness in the air Audiobooknarrated by Susan SarandonListening to Susan Sarandon was as delicious a cuppa warm hot cocoa with baby marshmallows her voice was comforting soothing cozy The Heart is The Lonely Hunter is one of my Circumstantial Evidence favorite books and movie It was wonderful to enjoy Carson McCullers writing againThis is a beautiful and sad story told through the eyes of a 12 year old girl who doesn teel as if she Lone Star Justice: The First Century of the Texas Rangers fits right in her own skin She wishes to belong to a couple after their wedding Frankie is a vulnerable innocent I worriedor her the path she was about to take I never saw the moviebut now I want to This classic book was a gem that I purchased on an audible daily special sale Now I want to read The Ballad of the Sad Cafe another book that s been on my TBR list orever by Carson McCullersThemes of loneliness racial issues war and anxiety run through the novel At times mesmerizing between the gorgeous writing and Sarandon s voice Carson McCuller s The Member of the Wedding is my unreuited love story in my stable of hos those lyrically intimate classical works I ve read that stayed with me because they were confiders of sorts someones I could go to and ind some sort of explanation inside a relating that was than good enough of itself And I get my belt when they don t put out A Chicken in Every Yard: The Urban Farm Store's Guide to Chicken Keeping for me I don t wanna say cathartic because this book isn t like that It s often uncomfortably painful in the don t wanna be reminded of that wasn t I reading toorget that in the Island of the Lost Horses (Dora and Friends) first place way I collected them books like Betty Smith s A Tree Grows in Brooklyn and Salinger s The Catcher in the Rye and held them in reserve when it got to be too much A lot of myrames of reference in experience are heavily tied into these stories Yeah I was angsty at times coughs I m really still doing that confusion thing ahem and what I read tomorrow could end up sticking with me Summer Meditations for the rest of my days Still I ve yet to read anything else that uite stands out to me as much when I think about unreuited love Not the love you can sustain on your own but the emptiness inside that needs another half to become whole Frankie is worried about herself because there s that part missing she doesn t even know how toill Young Frankie is the girl throwing all of her hopes onto one thing although the chance of it working out well are none why would her brother and his new wife take her with them after their wedding Doesn t she know only babies and cute puppies get adopted Doesn t matter it could stand in God Said, Ha!: A Memoir for any impossible dream I could relate to thateeling of constantly doing the wrong thing constantly looking in the wrong places I can t orget about her desperation It wasn t do what you gotta do bravery but last chances sickness I love Carson McCullers or capturing so well that raw On the Right Side of a Dream feeling of clinging to make believe The especially hard times when the weight of it becomes too much The moments in life when the usual getting by is no longer enough I read thisor the irst time when I was ourteen and then again in 2007 Both times it provoked strong Operation Iceberg : The Invasion and Conquest of Okinawa in World War II feelings in mePs I heart Bernice I d have loved to have had those kitchen conversations with her Because of her this is not a usele. 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Totally new review after a 2020 the oppressive boredom of a long and sultry teenage summerFeeling vaguely earful and iercely moody at the precipice of childhood s endWanting to be alone grown and babied tooUnsure whether to belong or be differentEverything in lux including your very sense of self This short novel will take you back to that time This was the summer when or a long time She Had Not Been A MemberIt Was The Summer Of had not been a memberIt was the summer of or FrankieThe summer when Frankie was sick and tired of being FrankieThe year when Frankie thought about the world Image Belonging and not by johnhainPixabay SourceMoody and charactersThis is a book of mood and transition than plot Of vivid believable uirky characters It covers a ew days in the life of 12 year old tomboy Frankie It s set in the southern US in the early 1940s Frankie s I Got a New Friend father owns a watch clock and jewellery shop They re white not well off but not poor either They don t own a car but employ Berenice who is colored as a cook housekeeper and childminder Six year old cousin John Henry is often around brightor his age and both a comfort and annoyance to Frankie Her older brother Jarvis is returning after two years away with the army to marry Janice Suddenly everything changes The Real Lincoln: A New Look at Abraham Lincoln, His Agenda, and an Unnecessary War for Frankie including the name she uses F Jasmine andinally Frances one in each section of the book She has some similarities with Scout in To Kill a Mockingbird another motherless tomboy in the deep south albeit slightly youngerFrankie becomes obsessed wanting to be a part of not just the wedding but the married life of her brother and the bride she has yet to meet They are the we of me In a subtle masterstroke of not belonging the eponymous wedding happens offstage we see the buildup and the aftermath with only a Experiencing the Resurrection: The Everyday Encounter That Changes Your Life few retrospective details of the event itself The wedding was like a dream outside her power or like a show unmanaged by her in which she was supposed to have no part Passing through the valley of the shadow of death sex There was an uneasy doubt that she could not uite place or name Frankie s mother died giving birth to her and she s known other people who died But it s the shadow of puberty sexuality and sex that lingers darkly and puzzlingly The pain of no longer being able to share herather s bed Misunderstandings of things seen and heard A misread and potentially dangerous situation made me shudder with ear over many amiliar pages A wedding is a happy occasion but the mood of the story is heavy with increasing oreboding albeit sprinkled with touching moments and gentle humour The inal tragedy is unexpected unnecessary and powerfulImage Taylor Flanagan as Frankie Chelsea Manasseri as Berenice and Jago Mystiek as John Henry Photo by by Errich Petersen SourceRadicalSegregation is the unseen line but neither McCullers nor her characters think colored people should be separated and there s a very matter of Babes in Toyland: The Making and Selling of a Rock and Roll Band fact and accepting conversation about a cross dressing gay man using terminology of the timeAt the last supper before the wedding Berenice and Frankie put the world to rights and get existential Berenice would have no separate colored people with everyone having light brown skin blue eyes like her glass eye and black hair And no war Frankie wants material things like planes and motorcyclesor everyone a better law of gravity I love that and The Meaning of Star Trek for people to be able instantly change back andorth Mirage: Napoleon's Scientists and the Unveiling of Egypt from boys to girls How radical is thator 1946MultisensoryIt s words on a page but vividly so Pages permeated by music as all McCullers works are she was offered a place to study piano at Juilliard Here it s the recurring jazz spangle of a piano tuner in a neighbours house leaving melodies unfinished I m sure I d know the ragrance of Sweet Serenade if I ever encountered it And bridging words visuals and scent is lavender usually an aromatic plant but here the colour of lips ears sky and an evening Relishing revisitingI irst read this poignant novella about a tomboy near teen when I was a tomboy teen desperately wanting to be adult but wary too Longing to belong but also yearning to be uniuely myself if I could only Frommer's Irreverent Guide to Walt Disney World figure out what that was I ve read it. 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