Op-Ed: I thought Joan Didion’s essay would ruin my life. But something else happened

Didion's most famous essay was about my mother's murder trial, set in California's broken dream. It turned out to be right.

Op-Ed: I Thought Joan Didion'S Essay Would Ruin My Life.  But Something Else Happened

Los Angeles Times – by Debra Miller

Many people have been influenced by Joan Didion’s writing. But few of us can tell you what it was like to be the subject of one of her essays.

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