Short Story #244: A Worn Path by Eudora Welty
Title: A Worn Path
Author: Eudora Welty
ReflectionA somber story that will probably have many remembering their own grandmothers and the work care they gave to their grandchildren. Phoenix's journey may seem trite to modern audiences but when considering the ground that needs to be covered by this elderly woman, it becomes a fascinating story. Welty also provides a fascinating persona in Phoenix that it is not hard to imagine this woman scaling the woods and interacting smartly with the world around her.
Short Story #244 out of 365
Rating: 3 (out of 5 stars)
Date Read: 7/20/2014
Source: The short story can be found at this website.
For a full listing of all the short stories in this series, check out the category 365 Short Stories a year.
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