Patricia Harrington wears two writing hats. She is a grant writer and consultant to nonprofit organizations, and she is a mystery writer and recipient of a 2006 Derringer award from the Short Mystery Fiction Society. Patricia has written over $50 million in funded grants received from a variety of federal and state agencies as well as from philanthropic and corporate foundations. Patricia also is the author of the Bridget O’Hern amateur detective series (Death Stalks the Khmer and Death Comes Too Soon, PublishAmerica). The author’s mystery stories also have appeared in anthologies, including Murder by Six, Mystery in Mind and the just released The EX-Factor (Koboca Publisher).