Emma Donoghue, "The Cost of Things"
Emma Donoghue (1969–) was born in Dublin in 1969 but has lived outside
Ireland for a number of years. Her first novel, Stir-Fry, was published
in 1994 and her subsequent works include Hood (1995) and Kissing the
Witch (1997). "Going Back" was published in Alternative Loves: Irish Gay
and Lesbian Stories, edited by David Marcus (Martello Books, 1994).
"The Cost of Things".