“A woman who forsakes hearth and home, who does not campaign for bedroom furniture and bassinets. A woman who … sleeps many nights in many strange and empty beds, and is not afraid of the dark. A woman who can be alone and not talk to herself.” (p. 52)
Dangerous Beauty of the Open Road
by Ellen Shea
In My Father’s Daughter: Stories by Women
Edited by Irene Zahava
U.S., Crossing Press, 1990
One of the things I do when I travel is pick up any and all free newspapers that are laying about which is how I discovered this issue of the Anchorage Press and this Alaskan native MC, here she is on YouTube.