Publisher: Essez Press
From Publishers Weekly: This anthology of poetry, essays, and short fiction excites the palate as it explores Food and Other Enemies. This baker's dozen of nourishing stories includes such tales as Susan Thomas's story about Marilyn Monroe, who teaches a young girl that the essence of glamour is poise, not body; Amanda Kenny's "Yo-Yo Girl," who falls in love with the Pillsbury Doughboy salesman; and Gilbert Allen's "Fat Eyes," in which overweight Harriet learns that humiliation is not the path to slimmer hips. Calorie counters and weight-watchers should enjoy this witty collection. ...