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Nora Ephron: My Tour Guide for Life’s Twists and Turns

Posted on 06/26/2012 by | Who's News | Comments

LegacyThis is a guest post by Lorrie Lynch of AARP.org. On the cover of Nora Ephron’s novel Heartburn — the 1983 book that was made into a movie starring Jack Nicholson and Meryl Streep — is a quote touting it as “proof positive that writing well is the best revenge.” It’s Dorothy Parker‘s line, but I’ve always associated it with Ephron because the revenge she takes in that novel, writing a character we all assumed to be her ex-husband Carl Bernstein, …