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In 1967, joan didion wrote an essay called goodbye to all that, a work of such candid and penetrating prose that it soon became the gold standard for personal essays. Excerpts from why i write from the new york times magazine, december 5, 1976 copyright 1976 by joan didion and the new york times company used without permission. Letter from ‘manhattan joan didion august 16, 1979 when natalie gittelson of the new york times magazine recently asked woody allen how his own analysis.