The Dutiful Daughter

by Leah R Cutter

Mama Chen thinks she's lucky to have found Xi Bao, wandering alone through the empty streets during Ghost month.

Now, Mama Chen has the most dutiful daughter, who waits on her every wish.

Or is there more to Xi Bao then there seems?

This short story is set in Beijing, during the Ming dynasty, around 1500 A.D.

Publisher: Knotted Road Press

About the Author

Leah R Cutter writes page-turning fiction in exotic locations, such as a magical New Orleans, the ancient Orient, Hungary, the Oregon coast, rural Kentucky, Seattle, Minneapolis, and many others.

She writes literary, fantasy, mystery, science fiction, and horror fiction. Her short fiction has been published in magazines like Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine and Talebones, anthologies like Fiction River, and on the web. Her long fiction has been published both by New York publishers as well as small presses.

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