Desire. Wanting. Longing. Simply put, it’s the “Pandora’s Box” of human emotion, capable of inspiring us to great heights and yet also commonly responsible for our undoing. Its power is palpable and its control over us irresistible. And when a master storyteller like Joan VanderPutten turns her keen eye and delightfully-twisted mind on the subject, the resulting stories are downright addictive themselves. Here she offers ten such gems in Cravings, a collection of stories which is guaranteed to leave you wanting more.