The Painter, She Smiles Like Sunbeams
by Rachelle Taylor
A stuttering, socially inept college student meets his idol, a cynical, middle-aged artist who might or might not bear a resemblance to Vivien Leigh. They begin an affair that is mutually destructive...but not necessarily dysfunctional. Contains brief scenes of sexuality.
This story originally appeared, with some alterations, in Conte.