Blood and Veil: A Novella
Murder, romance, and the discovery of the true nature of her high-powered patron disrupt the life of a sheltered courtesan.
Set in an alternate-history world in which women have no rights, Blood and Veil tells the story of the beautiful, cultured, pampered Gabrielle. After learning her patron is guilty of murder, she plots to bring him down by allying herself with a secret society of veiled wives determined to avenge the wrongs against them.
Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest