A Woman's Survival Guide; The only book of its type that focuses on the woman's point of view; At any given time, there are 2 million mixed-orientation marriages; Carol Grever and her husband, Jim, were high school sweethearts who married in their early twenties. Thirty years and two children later, Jim anunced to his wife that he was homosexual. A fundamentalist Christian, he had been leading a double life for years. In an effort to process her pain and confusion, Carol Grever sought out other heterosexual women, of all ages, ethnicities, and educational backgrounds, who were married to gay men. The stories she uncovered examine these women's coping strategies and form the basis of this manual for healing.
Carol Grever is a former English professor who owns an international staffing firm. She lives in Boulder, Co.