Bierlein’s characters test the parameters of love and trust in lust while cherishing friendship above all. With their sudden slicing dives through bright, scintillating surfaces into the cold darkness of pain and fear, Bierlein’s dagger-sharp, witty, authentic stories reveal what life is like now for women torn between anything goes and choices of a lifetime. ”
—Donna Seaman, BOOKLIST
STACY BIERLEIN is the author of the story collection A Vacation on the Island of Ex-Boyfriends (March 2012). She is the editor of the award-winning anthology A Stranger Among Us: Stories of Cross Cultural Collision and Connection (May 2008), and the coeditor...