CRUSH is an anthology of four stories that examine the many feelings of longing and love. In DON'T ASK, a devoted couple is forced to confront their feelings regarding love and war when one of them begins to question his military service. The obsessions of an eager teenager lead him into the arms of a fellow classmate who hides a dangerous secret in BLOODLINE. In STROKES, despise turns to affection as a young student learns some difficult life lessons when he accepts an internship with a surly, world-famous artist. Lastly, BREATHE explores the true meaning of having a crush. Told from the overly romanticized writings of a teen-ager for his classmate, BREATHE depicts the haunting beauty of first love.