The wait is over! As of now, Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology is out in the world! In it, you'll find my spooky snowed-in romance, featuring: a non-binary witch with wooden bones, a mysterious woodsman with a secret, and an unsettling forest caught in an endless snow storm. Also, don't miss the online launch TODAY… Continue reading Story time! “It Passed by Morning” out now in Unthinkable!
Happy to announce that a reprint of my story, "Seams of Iron", is now available to read online in The Future Fire! Originally part of Common Bonds: An Aromantic Speculative Anthology, "Seams of Iron" is a partial retelling of H. C. Andersen's "The Wild Swans", which has to be one of my favourite fairy-tales growing… Continue reading Story time! “Seams of Iron” out now in The Future Fire!
It's finally spooky season! Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology will be released on Thursday, the 27th of October, just in time for Halloween! On the same day, we're gonna have an online book launch at The Portobello Bookshop (7-8pm BST), which will also include yours truly. Frankly, this is only the second book launch I'm… Continue reading Unthinkable Book Launch – Online at The Portobello Bookshop 🎃
I'm pleased to announce that you can now read my recipe-shaped flash fiction, "Easy Garden Flowers Broth Recipe", in Deathcap and Hemlock! 💐 They're a fairly new publication that publishes tiny, creepy morsels (hah!) in the form of uncanny recipes, and I eagerly urge you to check them out, because their whole vibe makes me… Continue reading Story time! “Easy Garden Flowers Broth” out now in Deathcap and Hemlock!
UPDATE: Fully funded! Keep an eye out for when it comes out in autumn! Been sitting on this for a while, so I'm happy to finally say that the Kickstarter for Unthinkable (as well as its prequel anthology, Unspeakable), is now live! Among many other amazing stories, in Unthinkable you'll also find my spooky snowed-in… Continue reading Kickstarter live! “Unthinkable: A Queer Gothic Anthology” from Haunt Publishing 💀
Very happy to announce that my story, "String Potpourri", can now be read in Fusion Fragment! Follow the link below to get a copy (pay what you want or free) and get the extra material of me recommending a couple novellas and gushing over obscure musicals in the Q&A. Originally written in Romanian around 2018… Continue reading Story time! “String Potpourri” out now in Fusion Fragment #11
Thrilled to announce that my story, "Tea Parties around Nebula-55", can now be read in Clarkesworld! It's a little story about food and comfort, cooking on abandoned starships, and making the best out of a doomed situation, and I love it to bits, so I really hope you'll enjoy it! Link under the recipe! Historically,… Continue reading Story time! “Tea Parties around Nebula-55” out now in Clarkesworld
Lots happened writing-wise last year, mostly behind the scenes, but I did have one story published so... For yearly round-up/awards eligibility, you have my dear pensive bone-carving story, "Worth the Whistling", from Beneath Ceaseless Skies #331, which also started my clock for the Astounding Award. Here's a snippet, and you can read it by following… Continue reading Awards Eligibility 2021