"Passion": any kind of feeling
or emotion -- hope, fear, joy, grief,
anger, love, desire-when vehement, overwhelming
or of compelling force.
In this follow-up to the award-winning A
Woman's World, meet women
from all stages of life -- college
students and grandmothers, old friends
and new -- adventurously wending their
way across the globe. In women's travel,
elements of the personal, the relationships
pondered, and the connections made
often forge the way. They determine
the trip's texture, shape its nuances.
Again and again, women use travel to
discover themselves, to create changes
big and small, to contemplate life
from new angles. Lighthearted or serious,
sad or funny, or some combination of
it all, each story in this collection
will move you -- perhaps even to the
Notable authors include: Frances Mayes,
Mary Morris, Letty Cottin Pogrebin,
Ann Jones, and Pam Houston.