Kate Stoddard murdered Charles Goodrich in 1873 - after he told her they weren't really married and evicted her from his Brooklyn brownstone in a blizzard.
CLAUDIA BARNETT grew up in the Bronx and lives in the woods of Tennessee. Her short plays have been published in the literary journals Poems & Plays, Qu, and River Styx and also in anthologies from Applause and Smith & Kraus. Her full-length plays have been included in many festivals. She teaches playwriting at Middle Tennessee State University.