Brenda Peynado is a Dominican American writer of fiction, nonfiction, and screenplays. Her writing style ranges from lyric essays, magical realism, fabulism, science fiction, fantasy, surrealism, to some perfectly realistic exaggerations thrown in the mix.

Her short story collection, THE ROCK EATERS, is forthcoming from Penguin Books in March 2021.

The Kite Maker – 2018

The Touches – 2019

The Drownings – 2019

The Rock Eaters: Stories – 2021