Short Stories

Hanging Garden Stories
For three years, I wrote stories for The Hanging Garden, a group blog of short fiction accompanied by GIFs. The blog is no longer online, but most of the stories I posted there are available in my anthology Desires and Dreams and Powers.


Other Stories

The Lamps Thereof Are Fire and Flames | Uncanny Magazine, March/April 2015
The second queen forbade any telling of tales or writing of histories.

Apotheosis | Black Gate Magazine, Spring 2011 | Lightspeed Magazine, 1/7/14
The people of Ipu needed a god.
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And Her Eyes Sewn Shut With Unicorn Hair | Beneath Ceaseless Skies, 7/14/2011
Why should she hope to see a unicorn now, when she never had in all her life?

More Full of Weeping Than You Can Understand | Beneath Ceaseless Skies, 10/07/2010
Sometimes she thought she had only realized she wasn’t human when she was fourteen. Sometimes she thought she had always known. (Also available as a podcast)

Transcription | Dappled Things, Easter 2010
Illuminated letters cup / A distillation of the world. (Poem)

Textual Variants | Strange Horizons, 05/29/06
“Nothing,” said Logan, “is the least acceptable thing.”

Broken | Strange Horizons, 05/31/04
Her voice wavered. “I mean, I can’t even keep a B average, and they want me to save the world. I’d be an absolute loser of a hero.”