Well, sad to say, the publisher I hoped would bring out House of Cuts thinks it still needs more "tightening" so I am going to follow the footsteps of the Little Red Hen and become a publisher myself. Would likely not do this if I were say 20 or 30 years younger, but I don't have time to send out to agents/publishers and wait for the 100 to 400+ rejections folks say they get before being accepted and published.
So, onward! Not sure yet what to call my publishing business. Some ideas are
Gold Dust Press