Story of the Month, November 2010

One of several covers for the book The Awakening and Selected Short Stories, which contains the story "The Storm." Thanks to goodreads.com for the use of this image.

I confess that I have been trying to avoid this next story, due mostly to its symbolic subject matter. It isn’t exactly a racy story, but it is definitely more sensual that any other Story of the Month selection I’ve made (other than Lolita). But it is one of the finest short stories I’ve ever read, and I would be remiss if I didn’t share this wonderfully written story with you. Now—finally—please allow me to announce That’s Classic!‘s Story of the Month for November 2010: “The Storm” by Kate Chopin.

Let me start off by saying that “The Storm” is way, way ahead of its time….

(More to follow soon! Please check back for more about “The Storm.”)

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