Raven West is the author of Red Wine for Breakfast (Lighthouse Press, 1999), First Class Male (Lighthouse Press, 2001) and Undercover Reunion (Createspace, 2011). Her short story, “Lilith in the Garden” was included in the anthology, The Shortcut: 20 stories to Get You From Here to There, a collection of short fiction from literary figures such as Mark Twain, Louisa May Alcott and Nathanial Hawthorne (Author Identity), 2006. Under the pen name, FireBird, she published a collection of erotica short stories titled “Journey to Dimension Nine,” and a nonfiction memoir, Rescuing Ruby (formerly Blood Tastes Lousy With Scotch ) by Robin Westmiller, JD. She contributed to Patricia Fry’s new book Talk Up Your Book. West also writes a political column, “From a Bird’s Eye View” for NolanChart.com.