"Marianne K. Martin is a wonderful storyteller and a graceful writer with a light, witty touch with language and a sensitivity to the emotions of people in love. There is a tenderness and brightness to her characterizations that make the personalities quite beguiling."-Ann Bannon, author of the groundbreaking Beebo Brinker novels Sage Bristo is a woman of conviction. Four years into her relationship with Deanne, Sage faces the limits of love, trust, understanding, and commitment, and the emotions run strong. As always, Martin keeps us hooked until the very last page. Among her varied careers, Marianne K. Martin has been a public school teacher, photojournalist, and collegiate coach. She currently resides in Ann Arbor, Michigan.