When he wrote about the penis, he managed to be both educational and downbeat, couching bawdy locker-room humor in intellectual wit.When he wrote about vaginas, he wrote with the appreciative and admiring eye of a collector.He published his first academic paper on sexual paraphilia, called “Erotic Variations on a Theme,” his junior year.
It was the kind of day when no one expects anything to happen, so it does. Claire Byrne was in Texas to see a man named Veejay Singh, a doctor, but not the medical kind.
He taught sociology at the University of Texas at Austin, and he’d written a book titled Why Breasts Don’t Matter. Singh was popular on campus, both for his friendly manner and for his notoriously easy grades.
is a poignant tale of love and loss." Publishers Weekly"One of the richest, most deeply satisfying stories I've read in a long time." Book Page"Carole Radziwill writes like a cross between Sophie Kinsella and Christopher Buckley.
Cautiously romantic, unexpectedly moving, and funny! " Susan Sarandon The Widow's Guide to Sex and Dating is Carole Radziwill's deliciously smart comedy about a famously widowed young New Yorker hell-bent on recapturing a kind of passionate love she never really had Claire Byrne is a quirky and glamorous 34-year-old Manhattanite and the wife of a famous, slightly older man.
His writing made even coarse men think of symphonic productions as they bedded their irritable wives.
It made sophisticated men think fondly of their wives as they bedded their steamy lovers.
Part IA Man Falls Dead The upshot of the story is this: A man falls dead, the widow gets laid, love is a drag, the end. The man fell dead on a Monday in New York; it was sunny, there was a breeze.
Birds chirped in the suburbs, trains were on time, the postmen made their rounds. Thoughts in offices around the city meandered from sex to lunch plans to the e-mail about smells in the break room. It was the kind of day when the brakes fail on the tour bus, the leading man falls for a woman his own age, and the elderly pair in 4B shuffle out in handcuffs with the police.
Her first book, What Remains, a memoir, spent over twenty weeks on the New York Times bestseller list.