My Latest Story
“You Perfect, Broken Thing” is out at Uncanny Magazine in the Jan/Feb 2020 issue. A personal trainer coaches a band of dying athletes to win the one race that can save their lives. (3700 words – post-apocalyptic/dystopian: tough mudder, obstacle course, found family, muscles)
“Forgive Me, My Love, for the Ice and the Sea” is coming out in Beneath Ceaseless Skies in January 2020. A pirate’s lover is held hostage by the Courts unless the pirate can come back with the head of the pirate queen.
(5600 words – high fantasy: pirates, queer love, ocean goddess, magic)
From the Blog
I have a good, short news. I’m happy to say that I’m now represented by Mary C. Moore at Kimberley Cameron and Associates. It was an experience that took almost two years exactly from the time she commented on a #pitmad tweet to the day I accepted, but I couldn’t be happier. The tale is… Read more
Late but good news of the year: I’ve been appointed as the new co-editor alongside Jen Albert at PodCastle, the fantasy sister of the Entertainment Artists podcasts. I’m taking over for Khaalidah Muhammad-Ali, who’s left some pretty big shoes for me to fill. That said, I’m stoked to have a hand in the direction of… Read more
A new running list. Edit: After I became a co-editor at PodCastle, I quickly realized that it was a bit untenable for me to record all of the short stories I read, given that so much of PodCastle slush is reprints, including re-reading for editing/narration purposes. This list is no longer accurate, but there’s lots… Read more