Here are some of the fourteen SF and fantasy stories:
Home Not: His mother named him Grief, and his aunt and uncle raised him until his aunt died. What could he do when his only protector was gone?
The Doorway: Nessa stumbles into the time corridor while helping a friend.
Guard Dog is the sequel to The Doorway. (They have coats like steel wool.)
Royal Guardians: An ex-queen and her companions–her bodyguard and a temple cat–land in Florida after they escape from her palace.
Tired of your human body? Want to be a cat? Read Stray Cats.
The Trees of Home is about real tree houses, unicorns, hostile mermaids, and a wife and mother who sets out to win her family’s respect.
The freeps in What Price a Friendly Freep resemble tribbles…
My genetic engineering short story, Carnies, is included also.
The Princess Quest first appeared in the Kings of the Night II anthology.
Old Rex, aka the DA’s daughter’s dead dog, is one of the stories.
Pilot’s Course was 2nd in the Andre Norton division in the 1995 FFWA FSW competition.
Except for Royal Guardians, all these stories are reprints.