Blood and Veil
For those who love The Handmaid’s Tale and Memoirs of a Geisha… Murder, romance, and the discovery of the true nature of her high-powered patron disrupt the life of a sheltered courtesan.
Beautiful, cultured Gabrielle lives and works at a house of courtesans. After uncovering evidence that her patron has committed murder, she plots to bring him down by allying herself with a secret society of wives who will use any means to avenge the wrongs against them.
Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest
Quarterfinalist, Academy Nicholl Fellowships .