Analysis Of Sherwood Anderson 's Life Essay

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Sherwood Anderson’s Life in a Book”

Have you ever lived in a small town in the middle of nowhere? If you can answer this question with yes, then this book will relate to you. The book “Winesburg, Ohio by Sherwood Anderson” will put you right back in that hometown. Sherwood Anderson was a short story writer and novelist. Sherwood was born on September 13, 1876, in Camden, Ohio. The book Winesburg, Ohio reflected on his real life. Considering that Sherwood left his family in the works of writing. Sherwood felt that that small town was holding him back. Sherwood’s life was very sharp for him. Considering that Sherwood didn’t have a father figure in his life. Worse than that Sherwood hated his father for not be there for him. Then he went on to lose his mother at the age of 19 to the terrible disease of tuberculosis. After leaving his hometown Anderson became a very successful man. He had many marriages that came and went. He also had some children along the way. Then finally on March 8, 1941 Sherwood Anderson passed away in Colon, Panama.
In the novel “Winesburg, Ohio you will not find a true plot. Most people ask why does a book not have a plot. The answer this book was almost considered a biography of Sherwood Anderson. Sherwood made many random characters that play only small parts in the novel. These characters were made up, but played a real person. All the characters play a role around the main character George Willard. George Willard is a young reporter in the town…

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