AttemptationsShort, Long and Longer Stories
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: United States, 10 April 2009
By: Babette Eberty von Bulow
Imagine youre given the startling news that your body is only capable of having six more orgasms. Its either buck up or fuck up, decides Mel in Six Degrees of Altered Sensation. In Flickering, Francis becomes a pyromaniac in order to give her grown sons the opportunity to become heroes. Mundane directions for propane use parallel a brief sizzling affair in Dick Jane the Barbecue and No, Its Not a Love Story. Altered and twisted realities make the impossible possible. Lillian, an arthritic senior in Solitaire, discovers the rejuvenating properties of the bones of her lively, young neighbor. In Split Ends a woman finds a book that contains her own memories written by a stranger. The stories in Attemptations are peopled by women, often physically challenged women, darkly humorous, feisty, sexy, manic, persevering, observant, contemplative women. These characters will snag you and hold you there til theyre good and done.