The Lacuna – Barbara Kingsolver – Quotes

The notebook that burned, then. People who make a study of old documents have a name for this very kind of thing, a missing piece.  lacuna, it's called. More memories bubble up every day. The sea cave in Isla Pixol, cold water on prickly boy-skin. Images, conversations, warnings. The first time seeing Frida in the …

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The Lacuna – Barbara Kingsolver

I bought this book a few years ago in a second-hand bookshop. Then in the new apartment, it ended up on the dreaded shelf with all the books over 380 pages. I probably have some book commitment issues, because any book longer than 380 pages terrifies me. I feel like it's going to eat weeks …

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