Hey folks, exciting news. After a long break from publishing I have a new release — a new short story from my ongoing series, Tales from P.A.W.S.
In this story we follow Miri Katz’s childhood best friend, Jenny.
Jenny is sitting on the steps of their old building in the Lower East Side drawing (she loves to draw) when she encounters a calico cat.
The cat leads here to the village of Manus Wu where she finds a bird trapped in a silver cage. This saddens Jenny and she longs to release the bird. In fact she longs to release all the birds trapped by the Bird Man.
Will she succeed? Find out in JENNY – just 99 cents in Kindle, Nook, iTunes and Kobo.
Buy now – KINDLE
This story was originally published in the anthology 13 Candles and is a lead-in to COTULA, P.A.W.S. 5 that will be released this summer.
It’s London week for me. Tomorrow is the official release day of book 4 of my P.A.W.S. Saga – LONDINIUM, (Join the FB release party tomorrow for oodles of authors, books and prizes)
But today I’m excited to announce another release. I have a story in this charity collection, LONDON CALLING.
Quill & Ink PR’s charity anthology London Calling is LIVE!!!
One click your copy today while it’s 99c before the price is increased to $2.99!
All proceeds go to #LitWorld where your purchase will help strengthen kids and communities through stories!
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Join the release party – I’ll be hanging out there this evening
Join Quill & Ink in a multi-genre exploration of London. Within these pages, we fall in love, go back in time, sit on the edge of our seats with sweaty palms and racing hearts, and even solve some mysteries—all in support of LitWorld, a charity tackling worldwide illiteracy.
Slings & Arrows by Sarah Buhrman
Ring Me by C.L. Cannon
Postcards from London by Rebekah Dodson
Ripping the Sheets by Shakyra Dunn
Mistaken Identity by Stacey Johnston
My Partner, The Brit by Jessika Klide
The Life and Death of George Weeks by Debbie Manber Kupfer
The Cave by Claire Lalique
Destination Wedding by Lily Ryan
Please note that some of these stories contain adult content.
Happy Chanukah folks. This Friday I’m sharing a little drabble I wrote for Facebook’s Fiction Writer’s Group’s annual holiday drabble collection. You can pick up the full collection on Amazon for just 99 cents.
First a little about Moshe Zeikel. Moishe was in P.A.W.S., but was never given a name. He is the kindly old man who takes in Max and Celia when they first land in New York. Of course he thinks they are just cats that stowed onto the ship to America. So here is a scene from Max and Celia’s first Chanukah in America.
By Debbie Manber Kupfer
Moshe Zeikel sat by the window in his one room apartment on Essex Street and waited for the sun to set. As it descended he took the blue shammas candle from its holder in the center of the menorah, lit it, and recited the prayer.
The two cats sat close by watching. The brown tabby looked over at the grey silky one with the green eyes. He put his paw on hers as they observed the old man light the Chanukah candles. They were home, he thought. Home and safe. It was time for a whole new adventure to begin.
It’s Release Day for Rescue Me – Purrfect Companions. A charity anthology in which I’m privileged to have a story.
My story “Cecilia’s Tale” talks about how my kitty found me in Israel. Cecilia then shared the next 16 years of my life with me and eventually came to America. She passed over the Rainbow Bridge a few years ago, but is still very much in my thoughts.
Pick up a copy of Rescue Me: Purrfect Companions today!
On Kindle or Paperback.
“Ouch… what…? Stop… let me sleep….”
Something was hitting my nose. Whatever it was I wished it would go away. My head felt as if a gang of marauding imps had forced their way through my ears and now were attempting to pull out my brains piece by agonizing piece. I groggily opened my eyes and tried to focus on the two orange eyes staring back at me.
Continue reading the story in Fauxpocalypse, stories from around the globe the end of the world that wasn’t.
On sale from now until Tuesday. Just 99 cents in Amazon, US and 99p in Amazon UK.