The Roots of Desire

The writer’s pursuit of a story sometimes begins with a premise, a dare, an idea, a vengeance, perhaps. Sometimes, if you are very lucky or very uninformed, all you have is a very simple question.

Marion Roach

The Roots of Desire: The Myth, Meaning, and Sexual Power of Red Hair. Bloombury USA, 2006.

Affiche Encre L. Marquet by Eugene Grasset, 1892, oil on canvas

Affiche Encre L. Marquet by Eugene Grasset, 1892, oil on canvas

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