Years after Leah Lynch's divorce, she's tired of dead-end affairs and yearns for a lifelong mate. Although she's a sassy, independent woman living in New York City, she fears attending her daughter's wedding as an unattached woman. To reflect on her past and invent a new lifestyle with a committed man, she books a flight to Madrid for a soul-searching trip. Not included in her plans is meeting Miguel Santiago, an intriguing seatmate, who sidetracks her straight into bed when they land.
A Collector of Affections: Tales from a Woman's Heart is a heartfelt travelogue of Leah's life with Miguel and their love affair that continues when they return to the States and as he struggles with his commitment to another woman.
When diagnosed with a life-threatening disease, Miguel faces his sobering truths. Leah also confronts her reality that transcends the magic of travel and chance meetings.
Vivid scenes of Spain, Portugal, New York City and Rhode Island complement a sensual read about a couple who struggle with letting go or moving on.