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Something in the Water
20 literary short stories
Ralph Adamo
The Women at the Well
Grace Bauer
The Other Side of Sleep
Maxine Cassin
Roach Opera
Christian Champagne
Davenport's Version
John Gery
Beauty Eating Beauty
Nancy C. Harris
Sonata in F# minor
Barry Ivker
Evening of Wonders
James Knudsen
Reflections: A Yogi on Her Journey
Karin O'Bannon
The Frog Surgeon
Dean Paschal, MD
Geometry of the Heart
Valentine Pierce
The Altar of this Moment
Beverly Rainbolt
Diabolical Seas
Michael S. True
Brad Richard

The Maple Leaf Rag
15th Anniversary Anthology

The Maple Leaf Rag III

The Maple Leaf Rag IV


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New from Portal Press


The Frog Surgeon
By Dean Paschal, MD
ISBN 978-0-916620-18-9
$20 (includes shipping)

A tale of scientifically-minded teenage brothers who set themselves up as surgeons. They begin with frogs. They don't end there.


Diabolical Seas
By Michael S. True
ISBN 978-0-916620-14-1
224 pages
$20 (includes shipping)

Selected poems by the New Orleans-based singer/songwriter, painter/poet.


Beauty Eating Beauty
by Nancy C. Harris
ISBN 978-0-916620-13-4
144 pages
$20 (includes shipping)

New collection of poems by the long-time host of the Maple Leaf Reading Series in New Orleans.

Sonata in F# minor

Sonata in F# minor
by Barry Ivker
ISBN 978-0-916620-29-5
$20 (includes shipping)

Ivker, a clinical social worker, shares poetic insight into life experiences, including his exploration of his Jewish heritage. Many poems in this 240 page collection are spiritual reflections imbued with musical motifs.