Water: Nine Stories, Alyce Miller
In this startling new collection, changing images of water as a force both destructive and healing are woven throughout. These stories told from different perspectives of age, race, and gender, acknowledge a common rhythm in each of us--unsettled desire.
Alyce Miller is the author of The Nature of Longing: Stories (winner of the Flannery O'Connor Award) and a novel, Stopping for Green Lights. She has distinguished citations in Best American Short Stories, Best American Essays, The O. Henry Prize, and The Pushcart Prizes. She is also an animal law attorney and teaches at Indiana University-Bloomington.