“I always thought that one-night stands would result in that hollow feeling, like a book whose contents have been carved out to make room for the storage of secret items. That was not the case. Sleeping with him, rather, was my Great Liberation, like a young woman in 1920s America revolting against the erotic suppression of her sex. I just wish it could’ve happened more than once.” —-Read the full story, “Sleeping with the Dog Owner, Part I” at Serpentine Chronicles.
"My one-act with him was my own little personal foray into the world of improvisation. I didn’t know how the plot was going to unfold. None of what passed between us was a premeditated mandate, but rather, loosely planned possibilities. The creative expression this lent me was exhilarating, and my flirtation with Mr. L was uncovering fragments of myself that had gone dormant in my relationship with Jake."
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