Old Maids And Spinsters: The Best Female Role Models A Teen Girl Can Have

As a teenager, I was obsessed with spinsters. I modeled myself after Stevie Smith, Marianne Moore and Barbara Pym, was known to sport gloves and vintage hats and, if you're wondering who's the proud owner of the handle "Spinster@aol.com," look no further. I remember relishing the choice of a wholly asexual persona,… »10/01/08 3:00pm10/01/08 3:00pm