LEAR, Patricia. American, b. 1944. Genres: Novellas/Short stories. Career: Writer. Publications: Stardust, 7-Eleven, Route 57, A & W, and So Forth (short stories; includes "Powwow"), 1992. Contributor of articles and stories to magazines. Contributor to anthologies. Address: c/o Amanda Urban, International Creative Management, 40 W. 57th St., New York, NY 10019, U.S.A.