Excerpts from the private diaries of women, known and unknown, among them Louisa May Alcott, Sophie Tolstoy, George Eliot, Anais Nin.
Table of Contents
FOREWORD by Mary Jane Moffat
On Keeping a Diary PART I: LOVE Marjory Fleming Louisa May Alcott Anne Frank Marie Bashkirtseff Nelly Ptaschkina Hannah Senesh Sei Shonagon George Sand Anaïs Nin Evelyn Scott Frances Karlen Santamaria Charlotte Painter
PART II: WORK Anna Dostoevsky Sophie Tolstoy Ruth Benedict Uknown Japanese Woman Dorothy Wordsworth Alice James Sylvia Ashton-Warner George Elliot Virgina Wolff Käthe Kollwitz
PART III: POWER Frances Anne Kemble Mary Boykin Chesnut Carolina Maria de Jesus Martha Martin Selma Lagerlöf Katherine Mansfield Loran Hurnscot Joanna Field Florida Scott-Maxwell Emily Carr
AFTERWORD by Charlottle Painter "Psychic Bisexuality"
Sources Some Further Resources for Women's Diaries
Revelations by edited by Mary Jane Moffat and Charlote Painter