Beautiful narration by Dani Daly to bring my first-ever audio fiction to life: “The Forty Gardens of Calliope Grey” is up at Cast of Wonders! This story idea originated from the Random Title Generator, with some loving modification; it is a little more upbeat than a lot of the melancholia I like to write (which… Continue reading MOAR STORY: “The Forty Gardens of Calliope Grey”
Look at that gorgeous cover! More free fiction for your delectation and delight! Well, maybe not so much delectation this time; this is one of the more personal stories I’ve written and I’d say definitely the most personal I’ve had published. It was one of the easiest stories I’ve ever written because of that, which… Continue reading “Elena’s Angel” live at Apex
My story “The Cold, Lonely Waters” is now free to read at Shimmer! Please check it out, along with Charlie Bookout’s sad, lovely story, “Birds on an Island”, from the same issue!
Happy March–here’s some new publication news! My story “The Cold, Lonely Waters” is available from Shimmer as of today. (It’ll be free online starting March 21.) I’m so excited to be in Shimmer, which is always so chock full of loveliness!
It’s up! “Good Night Moon, Good Night Air, Good Night Noises Everywhere“, a little slice of life in the wake of a very quiet sort of apocalypse. (Also a bit of an inside joke for myself revolving around the pun “moonsplaining”.) I hope you enjoy!
Holy wah, Hugo nominations are open already! My short fiction reading has fallen off in a pretty severe way the past few months, but I still read a lot of great things that came out last year. Take a look around, and then please point me at all the best things you read from 2016!… Continue reading 2016 awards reading
Putting these down somewhere so that I have some sense of accountability. In 2016, I wrote 27 short stories, 1 novelette, and 2 poems, edited one novel, and wrote another. Now that the kids are in preschool two morning a week–something that really helped me churn out the words during this fall and winter–I’m hoping… Continue reading 2017 writing goals