"It was the realization that what he'd thought he'd known about
her was not the truth. She'd had a secret life, running right next
to his, fast, black, lethal."
Roxana Robinson's latest collection of short stories is not for the
faint of heart. With powerful, gripping meditations on such weighty
subjects as premature death, extramarital affairs, and unrelenting
depression, this is not a book that can be read straight through in
one sitting. Instead, each of the thirteen offerings should be r