The Art of Obsession


At The Morning News, Rumpus contributor Sue Sanders has written about her marriage to an Alger Hiss advocate and researcher, and what kind of effect a person’s passion has upon a relationship.

Jeff and I married in 2005. During our vows Jeff clasped my hands in his, smiled, and said, “When you’re in love, the air smells sweeter, the colors are brighter, and even the Mets play better. And I’m so glad you answered the Alger Hiss question correctly.”

Julie Morse lives in San Francisco and is a poetry teacher. She can be found @JulieMorse16. More from this author →