Stephany Barnes is a social worker and freelance writer in Massachusetts whose fiction and poetry have appeared in several literary magazines. You can read more of her on Amazon. In The Heart Wants longtime neighborhood friends Joan and Bev navigate the rocky shoals of love after a steamy encounter that surprised them both. In Love En Pointe Harper, teaching an adult ballet class, finds she might be ready to make time for love when Jon wanders into her class. In Panache & Aplomb Britt’s first meeting with her perfect future sister in law goes hilariously awry.