Gawker Heroes: Alice Munro

"A man can stand anything except a succession of ordinary days," Goethe supposedly said. Alice Munro is a woman. She endured a lot of ordinary days. She mastered the short story and won a Nobel for literature this year. She should be a fucking hero to every woman, Canadian, and would-be writer. » 12/20/13 12:57pm 12/20/13 12:57pm