Sunday, April 03, 2016
Eat, Pray Love 10 years on: Elizabeth Gilbert on rereading her bestseller -and what she left out
realised recently that I hadn’t read Eat Pray Love in 10 years. This was a curious realisation, because I’d certainly spent the last 10 years talking about Eat Pray Love – presenting it, explaining it, defending it, expounding upon it, and oftentimes flat-out joking about it. But I hadn’t actually read the thing – not since I finished editing the final draft of the book, several months before it was published back in January 2006.