The Medicine Woman

The second book of The Medicine Girl Saga is now available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo.

The Medicine Girl

The Medicine Girl, Deidra Whitt Lovegren’s debut novel, is available on Amazon, Apple Books, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo 

21 Conversations

A collection of twenty-one dialogue-only short stories is available on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, and Kobo.

Most Recent Stories

  • Dispatched
      “9-1-1. What is your emergency?” Casey moved to the edge of her chair, fully aware that all eyes in the Dispatch Center were on her. She struggled to focus on her first call, her mind ruminating on the “we-need-to-talk”…
  • Take-A-Number
    “I need you to start sleeping with your husband.” “That’s an odd request.” “Unfortunately, it’s an urgent one.” “Are there any other men that you would like me to start sleeping with as well?” “No, of course not.” “Well, that’s…
  • Aunt Frankie’s Family Fun
    Uncle Louie’s Shock-Toberfest was too big to be called a carnival—it was a goddamn World’s Fair. Customers streamed in between columns covered in gauzy cobwebs and jaunty skeletons. The box office, tricked out like an insane asylum, was manned by…

Most Popular Stories

  • What You Can Do With Your Book
    You present me with a gift bag as if legions of angels will descend, trumpeting your thoughtfulness in remembering my [insert celebratory event here]. I’m gracious, of course. You shouldn’t have! And I mean that. You shouldn’t have. Because now you are stepping over the line. We are simply: co-workers mothers with children at the…
  • Your Poor Rick
    🏆 ❤️ “We saw your poor Rick,” they say in the grocery store aisle. I smile, unconvincingly, and compare jars of spaghetti sauce that I don’t even want. “We heard about your poor Rick,” they say, half turned on the pew in front of me at church. I sit alone and nod at their thoughtful…
  • The Play’s the Thing
    🏆 🏆 ❤️ It is ungodly hot and Hamlet should shut up. “You cannot call it love, for at your age the heyday in the blood is tame, it’s humble, and waits upon the judgment,” over-enunciates one of the actors while wildly gesticulating with a plastic human skull. The skull does not normally appear until…
 
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