I know you are supposed to read the collection in the order the editor chooses but I couldn't help myself and skipped around to my favorite authors.
*Rebekah Witherspoon beautifully tells an epic tale of love over 40 years taking Eileen and June and from age 10 to age almost 60, from Mississippi 1956 to New York City.
*Radclyffe treats her long time readers to a breathtakingly passionate story of Pearce and Wynter and their life after the last page of her 2006 novel TURN BACK TIME.
*Chris Paynter's awesome FULL CIRCLE starts at Woodstock in 1969 and closes 40 years later with the same couple.
*D Jackson Leigh has a terrific story of 60 year old Mick and 45 year old Sophie celebrating 25 years together and putting doubts firmly to bed.
*Cheynne Blue's Australian story of 44 year old Melly, a mining camp cook, half aboriginal and her love for Sarah is lyrical.
*Rebekah Witherspoon gives us a whimsical piece of Christmas nonsense when two women are separated by family obligations and one goes to Vail and the other goes home to Mother.
*Larkin Rose tells the story of good girl Sam being the one to satisfy bad girl Lacy.
*New to me author Kathleen Tudor's Homecoming is totally hot.
*Stella Harris gives us Melanie and Ruby and makes pregnancy sexy.
*Rachel Randall gives us Becky, Silke, 'soaked through knickers' and Sir Walter Raleigh's desk.
*Jay Lawrence gives Suze and Darrell a peachy August afternoon frolic.
*KiKi Delovely is hardcore in her story Heartfirst.
*Anna Meadows's PALABRAS is a story you will read more than once or twice,
*Sommer Marsden's garden of delight while definitely be an required taste for some readers.
*Rowen Elizabeth, with over 3 dozen published stories, gives us WOMEN AND SONG with a pitcher of Sex on the Beach.
*Catherine Paulssen gives us Matilda and Olivia looking back ten years to their college days together and new love.
*Dena Hankins has two smart women escaping the summer heat of their historic Chapel Hill North Carolina for a $60 air conditioned motel which runs full blast to keep up with their heat.
*Andrea Dale gives us 3 love stories, Dana for her mother suffering from dementia, Dana for Kathy her lover, and Dana's mother who knows, and loves, her child more than Dana thinks.
*Derek Shannon offers lesbian erotica phone sex while keeping our troops happy and the home fires burning.