Lynn Crosbie’s new collection of poetry is The Corpses of the Future (Anansi, 2017). She venerates Jacqueline Susann.

Valley of the Dolls by Jacqueline Susann

I had to leave—to save your babies. Thanks for making it all almost come true. — Jennifer North’s suicide note Jacqueline Susann’s masterpiece, Valley of the Dolls, cannot be improved on, but one wonders, had the author lived in . . .
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