by Kathleen Kilgallon
Kindra Dean is the Library Director in Orangedale, MA. Anti-social and depressed, she is wracked with guilt over the death of her younger sister years ago. Her new neighbor, a masculine lesbian, helps her pull herself from her melancholy spirit of discontent.
Enter Tommy Shannon, pissed-at-the-world, wheelchair-bound. His Irish mother arranges a meeting for them and changes their lives forever.