Doris Lane writes true crime stories online as Madam Murder and ghost stories as Shady Lady. Her crime fiction novel
Asbury Park Medusa will be published in April 2003. Crime Magazine, Nefarious: Tales of Mystery, The 13th Story, McKenzie Magazine, and others have published her short fiction, true crime stories, and ghost stories. Her short story
The Jersey Devil and the Dancing Fool appeared in the Jersey Shore anthology
Writers on the Water's Edge. She lives in Ocean Grove NJ.
"What makes a book live? A book lives through the passionate recommendation of one reader to another. Nothing can throttle this basic impulse in the human being. Despite the views of cynics and misanthropes, it is my belief that men will always strive to
share their deepest experiences."