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Short Stories On The Joy, Disappointments, and Illusions of Love

Love's Illusions

Stories by Marcy Sheiner, erotica editor extraordinaire. While not explicit, the stories in Love and Other Illusions vibrate with passion as they examine the tragicomedies of love, friendship, breakups, commitment, aging, adultery, and.... Available as a Kindle on Amazon.

Marcy's Latest Blogs

Sep.14.2012 - 11:48 pm
 A little over a year ago I published my first ebook. At that time, I posted the following on my personal blog: My first ebook, on Smashwords.com., is named for a line...
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May.05.2010 - 5:01 pm
Muse by Picasso
Many years ago I was living in a small country cottage with my two small children, without a desk, much less a room of my own to put it in. Each morning when the kids left for...
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Dec.30.2009 - 12:28 pm
In the past month several books have appeared whose basic premise is that being positive can be harmful to your health. Bright-Sided: How the Relentless Promotion of Positive...
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Jul.20.2008 - 8:57 am
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I must be the only member of my generation—the Baby Boomers—avidly courting old age. Everyone else is trying like mad to stay young and live past 90, but I want to be old now and...
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Comments from Marcy

Dec.30.2009 - 12:39 pm
In response to: Writers Unite, or Why I'm Tired of Worrying about Waterstones
Marcy Sheiner Interesting POV. I hope you can manage to keep that determination going if things turn out so that you...
Jul.29.2008 - 7:20 pm
In response to: Backstage with Ben Fong-Torres, Part 1
This was interesting...but where's Ben?? Marcy Sheiner
Jul.24.2008 - 4:26 pm
In response to: Be Old Now
Marcy Sheiner Any fan of Leonard Cohen's is a friend of mine. I'm sure he would be the first to offer me a seat, though...
Jul.24.2008 - 4:23 pm
In response to: Be Old Now
Marcy Sheiner Thank you, Belle, for these reassuring thoughts. I have often suspected that some people might be...
Jun.28.2008 - 1:45 pm
In response to: Ostriches and Emus
Marcy Sheiner Interesting trip, makes me want to be on the road. You wanna talk about great ice cream places: CARVEL...


Published Reviews

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Published by Ellen Umansky, Forward
Would All This Sex Stop Portnoy From Complaining? ‘The Oy of Sex’ Investigates the Odd Bedfellows of Pornography and Jewish Culture By ELLEN UMANSKY Many a frustrated novelist has...