Women in the Grove: Stories

Women in the Grove Stories Women in the Grove offers nine surprising impossible to put down stories by an award winning writer who has already received national praise for her memoir Penitent with Roses Paula W Peterson s wo

  • Title: Women in the Grove: Stories
  • Author: Paula W. Peterson
  • ISBN: 9780807083529
  • Page: 410
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Women in the Grove offers nine surprising, impossible to put down stories by an award winning writer who has already received national praise for her memoir, Penitent, with Roses Paula W Peterson s women all of them living with HIV infection stitch together lives filled with loneliness, love, humor, grace, and mortality They are black, white, immigrants, faculty wives Women in the Grove offers nine surprising, impossible to put down stories by an award winning writer who has already received national praise for her memoir, Penitent, with Roses Paula W Peterson s women all of them living with HIV infection stitch together lives filled with loneliness, love, humor, grace, and mortality They are black, white, immigrants, faculty wives they are in rehab and in high school Lucinda, of A Miracle, is visited by a red haired man in a pinstriped suit who turns out to be God somewhat shy and insecure, but the only savior she s likely to encounter migr Olga, The Woman in the Long Green Coat, bewitches her doctor, inhabiting his dreams and awakening him to the mysteries of the human soul Cherry physically battles the ghost of her ex husband, Duane, who appears in her house every night to torment her The As and Is the affecteds and the infecteds are teenagers living with AIDS who find adolescence and romance tragically complicated by their proximity to illness and death Grace, a heroine who is both brave and deluded, fears that if she divulges her HIV status to her lover, it will prevent the marriage she so desperately needs In the masterful closing story, Camille struggles to reach an almost impossible goal one year clean and sober despite seemingly overwhelming obstacles Hers is an entirely fresh and unexpected brand of heroism.In story after story, Peterson presents the humanity of each of her characters even as they are compelled to make impossible choices, sometimes disastrous ones, about how they will spend the rest of their days Peterson uses living with HIV as a jumping off point from which to examine complex human situations finding and losing love, facing mortality, unmasking delusions, discovering hidden strengths, and sometimes accepting the presence of miracles These stories do not focus on illness and medical horrors but on the psychological and emotional dimensions of living truly living in defiance of death Women in the Grove announces the arrival of an exceptionally gifted storyteller.

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