At long last, my short story “The Moon’s Wife” is up at Toasted Cake as a podcast. This story was inspired by my trip to China last year. My brother and I hiked up to Moon Hill, located outside Yangshuo in southern China. Here’s me standing in front of it with my flower-bedecked hat.
Yay, go give it a listen! Easier than reading!
My first ever published story is now up at Swamp Biscuits and Tea!
Yes, that’s my name on the issue’s cover. Really, it is.
I really loved writing this story, and working on it with the editors, and now I love getting to share it with everyone. Go give “It’s Not Safe Below” a read.
I picked up Among Others for a few reasons. First, it won a Hugo. Second, it’s by a woman author who I haven’t read. Give me something by McCaffrey or Le Guin or Cherryh and I’m happy. It seemed like a good idea for me to find out what contemporary women authors in SF/F were saying. Continue reading
This time, I have three different fantasy stories to share. Stick your hand in and see what you get!
Choose Your Own Adventure by Kat Howard
This is from way back in April 2011, but I just discovered it and am in love. Good for those looking for an unconventional fantasy story that is expertly written. It’s also on the shorter side.
Cartographer’s Ink by Beth Cato
I loved the concept behind this story. It’s one of those stories that makes you think (as a writer): “this idea is so cool, I wish I had thought of it!”
Monster, Finder, Shifter by Nina Kiriki Hoffman
I started reading this story just to reset my brain while writing, and then I couldn’t stop. Sad and beautiful.