"Lo. Lee. Ta." Three Authors Express Love for Lolita

Wednesday, October 03, 2012 Cover of the first edition of LolitaToday we're shining a spotlight on the banned book that received the most comments from authors: Nabokov's Lolita.

Mary Glickman, author of Home in the Morning and One More River, says: "We wonder why should we be denied the beauty of a paragraph like: 'Lolita, light of my life, fire of my loins. My sin, my soul. Lo-lee-ta: the tip of the tongue taking a trip of three steps down the palate to tap, at three on the teeth. Lo. Lee. Ta.' So what if its unreliable
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