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My Most Secret Desire Writer-artist Julie Doucet offers a dream journal of comics: short summaries of nocturnal reveries and nightmares about everything from losing a friend...My Most Secret DesireNonfiction Writer-artist Julie Doucet offers a dream journal of comics: short summaries of nocturnal reveries and nightmares about everything from losing a friend...2006-04-05Drawn & Quarterly
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My Most Secret Desire

Genre: Nonfiction; Author: Julie Doucet; Publisher: Drawn & Quarterly

Writer-artist Julie Doucet offers a dream journal of comics: short summaries of nocturnal reveries and nightmares about everything from losing a friend on a subway to a priceless series of ”If I Was a Man” fantasies.

Graphic Goal
Doucet’s faux-primitive style perfectly renders dreams’ messy stream of consciousness.

Comix Effect
She conveys the universal anxiety, dread, and bliss of our sleeping lives.

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