Discovering Jane Eyre

As an undergraduate, I majored in English literature.  Except for the grammar classes, I loved every minute of it.  I read books I never would have read otherwise, like Faulkner’s The Sound and the Fury.  At first, I dearly hated that book.  It was, I thought, impossible to read, but I pressed on.  Today, I count it among my favorite books.  Unfortunately, even an English major does not read everything, and somehow I missed the classic Charlotte Bronte novel, Jane Eyre.  Recently, I stumbled upon Jane Eyre through the unexpected activity of Continue reading “Discovering Jane Eyre”