Romance is in the air, tempting the imagination. Stirring tales of love, longing and desire. A great gift for your loved ones.
Rick Bass's "Fires"
performed by Ted Marcoux
In the Rockies, a woman sets fire to a parched field to take the plunge into the pool of love.
- Padgett Powell's "The Winnowing of Mrs. Schuping"
performed by Christina Pickles
An eccentric southern dame cleans up her act and finds love.
- Laurie Colwin's "The Lone Pilgrim"
performed by Hope Davis
A New York artist longs for love and marital domesticity.
- E. Nesbit's "Melisande"
performed by Jane Curtin
A delicious fairy tale about a princess with a terrible curse.
- Edna O'Brien's "Violets"
performed by Fionnula Flanagan
A subtle portrait of a woman caught in an impossible affair.
- Maile Meloy's "Travis, B."
performed by William Hurt
A Western love story between a lonesome cowboy and a city gal.
Chapter 1Duration: 30min
Chapter 2Duration: 32min
Chapter 3Duration: 30min
Chapter 4Duration: 31min
Chapter 5Duration: 19min
Chapter 6Duration: 41min