Providence Girls: a Sapphic Horror Romance

By (author)Morgan Dante

In this haunting love story inspired by H.P. Lovecraft, Lavinia Whateley must navigate her love for the enigmatic Asenath Waite, who is harboring a dark and monstrous secret. Set in a coastal town on the outskirts of East Providence, this tale explores the transformation love can bring, as well as the sinister influence of the Outer Gods.


Love changes you. So do the Outer Gods.. Now: Alone in a cottage, Lavinia writes to the woman she loved.. Fifteen years ago: Middle-aged Lavinia Whateley escapes her hilly Massachusetts town when the townsfolk decide to sacrifice her on Halloween. After almost dying in the woods, she’s saved and housed by the stoic and mysterious Asenath Waite, or Azzie. On the coastal outskirts of East Providence, they start to fall in love.. However, things change when Azzie, with her secret past and the strange “scars” on the side of her neck, begins to transform into an eldritch creature of the deep.. A story inspired by the “doomed” women in H.P. Lovecraft’s “The Thing on the Doorstep” and “The Dunwich Horror.”