Published Short Stories

THE MAD HATTER’S MAD WIFE (Historical/gothic)

Cora Hatterson’s husband has mad hatter disease, and Cora is determined to keep him from being sent to the asylum—even if that means she has to commit murder. Her husband might be mad with hats, but Cora is mad with love.


(re: ableist language; I had concerns writing this, particularly the word “mad”, but considering the historical accuracy and the critical lens/POV of the text, I decided in the affirmative)