Topic: Louisa May Alcott

What ‘Little Women’ Taught Me About Love

What 'Little Women' Taught Me About Love

How do you know when you’ve become an adult? Sure, you could say “on my eighteenth birthday, because that is the day I reached the age of legal majority,” but being an adult and feeling like an adult are two very different things. Here’s the moment when I felt like an adult: when I reread Little Women for the umpteenth time and finally understood why Jo chose Professor Bhaer over Laurie. More »