No writer revealed more about her own life than Nora Ephron. But if everything is copy, why didn’t she write about dying? A new HBO doc, made by her son, searches for an answer.
How do you write about the life of Nora Ephron?
That sentence sat lonely in an otherwise blank Word document for hours. It’s not that there isn’t an answer—many have, and beautifully—but that it seemed like a fool’s errand to even try.