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Monica La Porta

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Monica La Porta is an Italian who landed in Seattle several years ago. Despite popular feelings about the Northwest weather, she finds the mist and the rain the perfect conditions to write.


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Monica La Porta Hi, Zoe. Thank you, I have an exceptional cover artist :)I'm mostly on editing mode at the moment. What about you?


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Zoë Sharp Hi Monica. Thank you so much for Friending me. Love the cover for Linda of the Night, btw. How's the writing going with you?


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