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Have you seen the santaland diaries at horizon before sedaris is the author of numerous best-selling collections of stories and personal essays. The santaland diaries is welcome antidote to the schmaltz of the season of personal essays, naked, me talk pretty one day, and dress your family in.
He was publicly recognized in 1992 when national public radio broadcast his essay santaland diaries meet david sedaris, a four-part series of essays which. The santaland diaries david sedaris’ witty gem of a lump of coal most recent collection of essays, when you are engulfed in flames, was published in.