Sole Trouble is a collection of thirteen short fiction pieces written by Loie Merritt. With themes of love, the struggles artistic temperament, and life in New York City this collection opens a door of self-awareness in the midst of millions of other people and how men and women attempt to understand each other and their surrounding environments.
Loie grew up on Cliff Island, Maine, where many of her stories have their beginnings. She has formed roots from Austin to Boston, Paros to New York and currently resides in Williamsburg, Brooklyn. Having completed her BA in Writing & Literature from Pace University, she is currently working on new poetry and fiction. Loie is also a dancer, actor, and visual artist and has big plans to merge these passions in the future.