The Underside of the Snake by Leah Mueller
The Underside of the Snake seeks to change the grim and over-serious act of sex through a perspective of humor and pathos. Mueller offers a collection featuring real characters put in titillating and sometimes unexpected settings. The author treats her subject with a sense of excitement and poignancy, each tale carrying sexual episodes nestled in the emotional and sometimes unfulfilling sides of life. In this new edition, Mueller delivers a tantalizing blend of poetry and short fiction, giving us a palpable, yet raw experience.