We Are Not Ourselves, by Matthew Thomas. 2014
The Story Hour by Thrity Umrigar, 2014
Maggie realizes that Lakshmi is in a loveless marriage, but she knows that many Indian marriages are arranged. Maggie allows the boundaries between therapist and patient fall down, and Lakshmi sees Maggie as a friend. Meanwhile, Maggie has been attracted to a photographer, Peter, who is back at the college for a year. They become involved, and Maggie struggles with why she is risking her steady, solid marriage for this.