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Restless Reader: she wanted the courage and the power

(Added 10 January 2011)


Image: Alice Munro, Who Do You Think You Are?, Macmillan of Canada, 1989

She had another feeling as well, not envy but a shaky sort of longing (…) She wanted to fill up in that magical, releasing way, transform herself; she wanted the courage and the power.

Alice Munro, Who Do You Think You Are?, 1978. (Macmillan of Canada, 1989, p. 200)

This is post four of the “Restless Reader” a Leisure bibliography of restlessness in literature.

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