An American writer

"To our new modern eyes, the soul has become a work yet to be made—and as modern individuals, we extend the soul’s promise into our relationships. We have come to believe that each soul’s fulfillment will be unique—so, too, then, should every relationship be a work of art, an original collaboration in each partner’s fulfillment." — from Love Lives

The Love Lives of the Artists: Five Stories of Creative Intimacy, available from Counterpoint Press, tells the stories of five relationships that experimented with new forms of modern love.

The Dangers of Passion: The Transcendental Friendship of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Margaret Fuller, from Levellers Press, traces the tensions that arose when Margaret Fuller challenged Ralph Waldo Emerson to follow his ideas about self-reliance in his own relationships.