Dreaming in Color Author:Ruth Moose The women in "Dreaming in Color," Ruth Moose's second short-story colleciton, range from girls to old women, from housewives and housewives-turned-potters to D.J.'s asistants and teachers. — Some live in trailers, some in farmhouse, and some in suburban prefabs. They are chatty and moody and misty-eyed by turns, as likely to have children tugging... more » at their skirts (or jeans) as men tugging at their purses.
Moreover, they're plagued by an assortment of hassles--the small and the not-so-small things that dog us all: bossy relatives, noises in the night, evangelists at the door, altered loves, vanishing friends, changing selves.« less