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free read ã eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ò Renata Adler characters Pitch Dark ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Renata Adler ò 7 review Pitch Dark is the story of the end of a love affair a story that in Renata Adler’s brilliant telling becomes a richly diffracted illuminating investigation of an exceptional woman After A wonderful book and I defer to the superior skills of the other GR reviewers who have reviewed this already and so well I will however as is becoming something of a schtick look at a short sentence of hers to demonstrate her craft Here are five versions of the same sentence 1 By accident did I throw the most important thing away 2 Did I by accident throw the most important thing away 3 Did I throw by accident the most important thing away 4 Did I throw the most important thing by accident away 5 Did I throw the most important thing away by accident Note how the emphasis differs for each how the focus of the meaning is slightly different in each and how the music alters Some are likely in everyday speech some are unusual Adler chose number 4 This is both the least usual of the formulations one that almost trips over the by accident and the one that is the most interesting The accident ness bleeds over into the thing itself blurs the nature of its importance and her feelings has power over us as we reach itThat is what craft is as a writer that is skill Adler has it and her work should be treasured

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free read ã eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ò Renata Adler characters Pitch Dark ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Renata Adler ò 7 review In on a lonely Irish road It is only months later that she learns that she may have committed a crime but by then she is home once negotiating with Jake for time for attention and for lov How could I know that every time you had a chance to choose you would choose the other thingThis is a book about heartbreak But it isn t a conventional novel about the end of a years long affair between a journalist and a married man Like Speedboat Renata Adler s brilliant first novel it is a story told in fragments an accumulation of thoughts incidents conversations and most notably a long for Adler nightmarish section describing a pitch dark night in rural Ireland where Kate Ennis has fled to find the uiet that eludes her and where anxiety bordering on paranoia dogs her I wonder whether he will ever ask himself say to himself Well she wasn t asking all the earth why did I let her goPitch Dark is a personal book than Speedboat emotionally raw Neither narrative is linear both jump around in time But Pitch Dark is circular often coming back to the same snippets of memory or thought building emotional impact through repetition and beautifully precise language Oh those commas Did I throw the most important thing perhaps by accident away You are you know you were the nearest thing to a real story to happen in my lifeAdler s sentences have burrowed into my brain I can open Speedboat or Pitch Dark to any page and wallow happily in her wit and intellect and her perceptions of how we live Simply extraordinary

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free read ã eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB ò Renata Adler characters Pitch Dark ☆ eBook, PDF or Kindle ePUB Renata Adler ò 7 review A nine year affair with Jake a married man Kate Ennis decides to escape She takes off looking for something beautiful and uiet by the sea but finds herself in a pitch dark and driving ra This is not a book about the end of an affair It is about a brilliant woman Kate Ennis and an affair that she has We know very little about the man in the affair Jake which reinforces my notion that this is not a book about the affair Even after it ends Kate seems to still have this affair she seems to possess it It seems like she has it in a jar and watches And is she in the jar Is she out of it When the clouds shift for one moment or for several moments and there is a possibility for action with absolutely no ingredient of reluctance any action shopping playing tennis getting out of bed when there is a sense of the capacity to act without any eual and dialectical incapacity to act or desire not to when the urge to move is for a moment some moments freed of the urge to move another way or not to move at all or the drag of a rock a doubt a paralysis then it is as though clouds did part briefly in a place where the climate is always and always inimical The mystery in this novella is not about what happened it is about why it is happening From the very beginning it is clear that Kate is brilliant that she can see through the fog that she appears to be lost in but she doesn t That she could potentially act in her best interests but she doesn t Is love a prisoner s dilemma That is the degree to which the creature is able to act or to permit itself to be seen reflects such a surface play of the energy which in its perfect conflict has brought to the paralysis an almost convulsive force that the energy appears active liberated even cheerful Analysis has no access to this condition It poses very radically however the uestion of what it is to be sincere When I was younger I didn t uite understand how one could trick one s self Now I do It s a uestion of how may I be wrong It s this imagination that the opportunities for happiness satisfaction love and joy are a zero sum game If that were the case couldn t it be said of sorrow pain suffereing and misery Surely but to maintain a sense of proportion is hard If it was the nearest thing to a real story to happen in her life doesn t it make sense to stay till the end of the tale And how do you make out where the tale ends when you are the story In the mind life doesn t flow linearly Where would the end of such a story be The structure of the book suggest that there may be no end one just has to stop reading


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  • Paperback
  • 160
  • Pitch Dark
  • Renata Adler
  • English
  • 17 April 2019
  • 9780060971441