Say Her Name: A Novel

Say Her Name: A Novel

Francisco Goldman


In 2005, celebrated novelist Francisco Goldman married a gorgeous younger author named charisma Estrada in a romantic Mexican hacienda. The month prior to their moment anniversary, in the course of a long-awaited vacation, air of secrecy broke her neck whereas physique browsing. Francisco, blamed for Aura’s loss of life by way of her relations and blaming himself, desired to die, too. in its place, he wrote Say Her Name, a singular chronicling his nice love and unspeakable loss, monitoring the levels of grief whilst natural love offers solution to bottomless pain.

Suddenly a widower, Goldman collects every thing he can approximately his spouse, hungry to maintain air of secrecy alive with each reminiscence. From her early life and college days in Mexico urban together with her fiercely dedicated mom to her experiences at Columbia college, via their newlywed years in big apple urban and travels to Mexico and Europe—and consistently in the course of the prism of her talented writings—Goldman seeks her essence and grieves her loss. Humor leavens the discomfort as he lives throughout the insanity of grief and creates a dwelling portrait of a love as joyous because it is deep and profound.

Say Her identify is a love tale, a daring inquiry into future and responsibility, and a tribute to charisma, who she used to be and who she would've been.

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