Literary Word of the Week: “Wanderess”

November 12th, 2015


n.- A female wanderer.  A woman or girl who travels the world or her country in search of meaning, or else engaging in artistic pursuits. Word first coined by Roman Payne in his 2013 novel, The Wanderess.

Quote from the Book:

“She was free in her wildness. She was a wanderess, a drop of free water. She belonged to no man and to no city.”

-Roman Payne, The Wanderess

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