Review: Massuer by Veronica Tower

Massuer by Veronica Tower
Series: Play Time (# 2)
Release Date:  March 8, 2013
Publisher: Ellora’s Cave
Pages: 44
Source: book provided by the publisher for review

On their tenth wedding anniversary, Edie and Jack vowed to reinvigorate their sex life and save their marriage through randomly selected fantasies. First up was Jack’s fantasy starring Edie as a common streetwalker. Now it’s Edie’s turn to call the shots, and she wants a little TLC. Tasked with becoming the perfect private masseur, Jack has a foolproof plan to get his wife distracted, relaxed and begging for more.


Review: Masseur is a story about a love all ready in place and withering as the years go by. High school sweethearts, Edie and Jack having fallen in a routine where each other are the last things on their minds. Intimacy shot, they’ve become strangers, ships passing in night. In a last attempt to save their marriage they’ve sought the help of a counselor who convinces them to try out sexual fantasies. This time, it’s Edie’s turn , and she wants to be pampered, worshipped, and appreciated to an upscale Spa experience with a happy ending. This scorching short explores the rocky road to happily –ever-after, and real life snags that get couples out of sync.

Ms. Tower does a fantastic job of exposing the sag many marriages hit after children. Her realism and the careful return to where they started were touching.  If you’re a fan of love rekindled, this is the perfect read for you.