Doris Grumbach

Doris Grumbach is the author of seven novels, six books of memoir, and a biography of Mary McCarthy. This essay is part of a larger memoir, Downhill Almost All the Way.

A Whole Day Nearer Now

But all life’s passion not quite spent

by Doris Grumbach | Tuesday, March 11, 2014

The Remains of My Days

Fond and fading memories of a robust literary life

by Doris Grumbach | Monday, February 29, 2016

The View from 90

Even when those in my generation have reached a state of serenity, wisdom, and relative comfort, what we face can hardly be called the golden years

by Doris Grumbach | Wednesday, March 02, 2011