For the past 20 years, author Barb Johnson has been a carpenter in New Orleans. Luckily for us, the reader, she’s put down her carpenter tools and has picked up pen and paper. In More of This World or Maybe Another, the Bubble Laundromat in mid-city New Orleans serves as a backdrop for nine astonishing stories. We’re introduced to an assortment of characters including Delia. In the title story, set at a high school dance, Delia starts to question her sexuality thinking her best friend Chuck (Chuck’s a girl) might be more than just a friend. Other stories in this collection follow her journey to her real self.