On Doris Lessing
At the age fifteen, Jenny Diski, a “foundling,” went to live with Doris Lessing. For fifty years, the two talked every week. Diski promised Lessing that she would never write about her but now, after Lessing’s death, Diski has begun to recount the story of their relationship.
What To Call Her?
The question of how to name her relationship with Lessing plagued Diski.
Doris and Me
Lessing invited Diski into her home, but did she want her there?