Irette Y. Patterson

Biography

Irette Y. Patterson is from Atlanta, Georgia where she sets most of her stories. She writes stories about meddling family members, good girlfriends, and happy endings. When not typing at her computer, she enjoys gardening, quilting, and baking cakes that make her dentist cringe.

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Books

The Dance: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Forty-something-year-old Melinda doesn’t need a new dad. She had a father. A very good one, thank you very much. She’s not a kid who needs an eager face in the crowd cheering her on at a dance recital. So when her stepfather-to-be Melvin asks her to participate in a dance with him for his upcoming wedding to her mother, she agrees for her mother’s sake. She never expected anything beyond that...
A Thanksgiving with Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Family
A Black American short story - All Sandra wanted was a nice, Thanksgiving away from her country, Black American family with her new, sophisticated friends. When her cousin Ree Ree shows up unexpectedly, Sandra finds herself trying to reconcile how she grew up to the person she wants to be. A quick, humorous, holiday read of 3,640 words.
Common Ground
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Common Ground - A Women's Fiction Short Story around 3,000 words. Sometimes you find friends in the most surprising places. Bea wants to find a wedding dress as soon as possible but when her mom gets stuck in traffic, Bea gets stuck wedding dress shopping with her future sister-in-law and perfect Southern Belle Sharon. Will Bea and Sharon ever find common ground?

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african american    atlanta    black american    bride    cousin    dance    daughter    family    friendship    heartwarming    holiday    humor    mother    stepparents    thanksgiving    wedding    weddings    women