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Approaching Footsteps

Approaching Footsteps Cover Four compelling novellas add up to one suspenseful and entertaining collection.

Enjoy suspenseful tales with unexpected twists? These four compelling, unique novellas by women will keep you guessing.

*Best-selling novelist Donna Hill spins a gripping tale of desperation and danger in ‘‘136 Auburn Lane.’’

*Author Jennifer Leeper puts her own spin on noir fiction in ‘‘The Reiger File.’’

*In ‘‘A Night with Kali,’’ writer & scholar Rita Banerjee blends a story of two unlikely allies trapped in a monsoon with a tale of murder and magic.

*In the historical novella ‘‘Brave Enough to Follow,’’ debut writer Megan Stuessloff tells the story of an interracial couple and the deadly price that must be paid for freedom.

*Editor Patricia Flaherty Pagan curates these rich narratives and the highlights of Spider Road Press’ recent flash fiction contests.

5% for Healing: Five percent of the proceeds from this collection benefit rape crisis and veterans’ charities.

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Trail Ways Pilgrims: Stories

Trail Ways Pilgrims Book Cover Includes the award-winning short story, “Bargaining!” Explore five haunting glimpses into the lives of women confronting hard choices in vivid settings ranging from the lush tropics to misty mountaintops to snowy cities. A grieving mother faces corrupt baby brokers. An expatriate writer finds herself trapped having tea with a rapist. A troubled young woman seeks redemption and hope at a shrine to the Blessed Virgin Mary. A hiker abroad seeks an elusive creature - love. Reader's Bonus: this ebook contains the first chapter of Ms. Pagan’s upcoming, fast-paced mystery, "Zippo: Arson and Domesticity."

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Up, Do: Flash Fiction by Women Writers

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The perfect read for Women's History Month. Enjoy thirty-three intriguing, emotional, very short stories by award-winning and emerging female writers. 5% of the proceeds from this book and eBook will benefit rape crisis centers and veterans’ charities.

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Eve's Requiem: Tales of Women, Mystery, and Horror

Eve's Requiem Book CoverThirteen stories of danger and resilience featuring strong women. Enjoy these deliciously disquieting tales of survival and revenge. This spine-tingling collection includes suspense, horror, and mystery stories from celebrated writers. Lock your door, pour some tea, and begin your adventure.

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In the Questions: Poetry by and about Strong Women

InTheQuesionsCovIncludes my poems “Lunch Hour in Isabella’s Garden” and “Eleven O’clock Woman.” Living in the questions is liberating, challenging, surprising, and at turns, painful and beautiful. Explore these poems and step into the questions with us. Featuring poetry by: Andrea Barbosa, Eileen M. Brunetto, Celeste Budwit-Hunter, Teresa Mei Chuc, Catherine Edmunds, Patricia Flaherty Pagan, Shae Savoy, Donna Hill and more.

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Waves of Suspense

wavescoverDive into "Waves of Suspense" & discover my prize-winning story of death on an idyllic farm, "Blood-red Geraniums," along with award-winning tales by David Welling, Teresa Trent, Andrea Barbosa & more!

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Tides of Impossibility

TidescoverEnjoy sixteen magical adventures in prose. These bold visions of the impossible will take you to worlds both very distant and closer than you'll believe. Includes my story about the improbable friendship between a young girl with a secret and a mischievous, deadly monster from Irish lore.

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Our Space: Shorts & Poetry from the Houston Community

CHJ44E1VAAI09E4I have lent my support and my award-winning flash fiction piece, "Pillion 2006," to Writespace of Houston and their new collection: Our Space: Shorts & Poetry from the Houston Community. This collection will be available for purchase through Writespace's Indiegogo campaign June 1st - August 1, 2015. Our Space will be available for purchase on Smashwords after August 1st. I encourage you to support this wonderful community writing center in Houston by picking up a copy of this well-curated collection. Find it on: Amazon Smashwords

Hair Raising Tales of Horror: Volume 1

Hair Raising Tales of HorrorA collection of chilling stories by seven different authors. They range from psychopaths to flesh eating ghouls. A diverse horror anthology including my poem about Emma Borden and her sister Lizzie, "Proposal After An Acquittal."

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