In The State of Affairs, Esther takes a look at modern relationships through the lens of infidelity. Affairs have a lot to teach us about the human heart. Through examining illicit love from multiple angles, she invites you into an honest exploration of coupling in all its many variations.

Esther's debut work on the intricacies behind modern relationships, and the dichotomy of domesticity and sexual desire. The book was published in 2006, and she is consistently grateful for the dialogue, exploration, and understanding that has followed.