Renata shrugged her shoulders. "I suddenly felt like it. I felt so tired of everything that I just had to... I just had to shake things up a bit." "Yes, but did you really have to shake them about in the centre of town?" Renata is disillusioned with her life and her office job. Elsa could use a warm, home-cooked meal. Nelly finds inspiration in an incidence of street crime. And whatever is going on, Lucinda will already have been there, done that. Jimanac is a warm and vibrant city, full of life, variety and eccentric characters muddling through the day-to-day living. Women of all ages and backgrounds looking for a little peace and a little hope. Through these twelve short stories, you are invited down to street level; to come and experience what it is to be a woman of Jimanac.