She found herself back in hospital; acute rheumatoid arthritis was diagnosed at first, but at the Emory University Hospital
in Atlanta Dr Arthur J. Merrill
diagnosed lupus. This fatal diagnosis was kept from her; she...
She gave up writing articles (though not talks) after Caroline Gordon
told her in summer 1961 that she had been writing too many essays and it is affecting my style.
Gooch, Brad. Flannery. Little, Brown and Co., 2009.
She was an enthusiastic...
This collection was the first fruits of her life with her mother
on the farm Andalusia, narrowed down by the constraints of her illness. Years later she wrote of the delusion that her writing...