Rachel Cusk: ‘Aftermath was creative death. I was heading into total silence’

By: Juliet
On: Sunday, 24 August, 2014

The controversial writer talks about the hostile reaction to her 2012 account of the breakdown of her marriage and how she finally rediscovered her voice

It is one of those summer days when England is pretending to be another country, and flinty Stiffkey, on the north Norfolk coast, is festive in the heat, the sea shining, the marshes expansive, the sky endless. This is where I find the writer Rachel Cusk. She spends half the year here, the other half in London’s Tufnell Park. We arrive at the same moment at her front door and as she gets out of the …read more

Source: Life and style: Divorce | theguardian.com