I love this review from the Chicago Tribune of Me, My Hair and I by Heidi Stevens. Here's the opening:
"Truth and wisdom do such a delightful dance throughout "Me, My Hair, And I" that you finish the essay collection wondering why we don't spend more time, not less, obsessing over our tresses.
"Ask a woman about her hair," writes Elizabeth Benedict, "and she just might tell you the story of her life."
"Benedict, an Iowa Writers' Workshop coach and the author of five novels, did just that, gathering essays from a diverse group of 27 female writers, including Anne Lamott, Jane Smiley, Maria Hinojosa and Suleika Jaouad." READ MORE