Fiction. Horror. Women's Studies. MOTHER WALKED INTO THE LAKE, Alana I. Capria's second novel, merges fantasy, feminism, and horror into a brilliant but disturbing allegory on motherhood and mental illness. The story follows three children who come face-to-face with the consequences of their Mother's drowning. The novel explores the complicated nature of Motherhood and how women uniquely carry this onus of self-sacrifice, responsibility, and all-consuming love.
Alana I. Capria is the author of Wrapped in Red (Montag Press, 2014), Hooks & Slaughterhouse(Montag Press, 2013), and Lilith (dancing girl press, 2015). She resides in Northern New Jersey with her husband and rabbit.Author City: Northern New Jersey, NJ USA