A fine stylist, she experimented with several forms of biographical writing, composed painterly short fictions, and sent to her friends and family a lifetime of brilliant letters.
– this is the dilemma of any writer who is not enslaved by choice or compulsion to an overarching ideology.
The originality of the self is the one certain route to originality in art; the self, undisguised and unbridled, is inevitable distinctive.”The introduction is written by British novelist and travel writer Joanna Kavenna, whose other works include The Ice Museum, The Birth of Love and Inglorious.
Virginia Woolf, born in 1882, was the major novelist at the heart of the inter-war Bloomsbury Group.
Her early novels include The Voyage Out, Night and Day and Jacob's Room.