Oh, my dear, undone poetess. It was good — not her best — but still one story which made me feel comforted. And the reader can only be a besotted traveller enjoying a one-of-a-kind sojourn - soaking up all the incomprehensible loveliness of Nin's prose in small bursts. August Learn how and when to remove this template message. I can't say I was expecting that from a book called House of Incest. The reader is vigorously thrust behind the curtain and into the mind of a women overwhelmed in experiencing elements such as life, personas, lust and insanity.
The Wife Between Us.
House of Incest
The review must be at least 50 characters long. Or just embrace the auto-iconoclastic act of rebuilding my emotional memory. Open Preview See a Problem? It involves all of your senses. She was well known for her erotic writings, they're explicit yet bathed with eloquence that made me thirst for more. But, however one approaches the work, House of Incest is Nin's best work of fiction and one that contains most of her basic themes, images and patterns that she would use in her later work.