Summer in February: a memoir
of Lima Peru and its beaches



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          Illustrated* short stories

          Allegorical tales created to honor loved ones and in an attempt to heal from dramatic life-changing events.


  The Angel Apprentice Tale of a Fair Fawn Spanish Plumes The Diamond


            * Illustrations by Franci P. Kelly

         Other short works

          The Alpine Wedding, The Last Christmas Tree, A Pigeon Tale, A Tale of the Three, Elisa's Operation,
          Of Black Beans and Bran Muffins, Only a Woman, The Cloud Herder, What it Means to Me to be Latin,
          When Through Fiery Trials, The Tapestry.