Defying Doomsday Release Day
May30

Defying Doomsday Release Day

It’s release day! Woohoo! Defying Doomsday is finally here. I am excited! Soon I’ll be sharing Olive comics based on stories from some of the awesome Defying Doomsday Pozible backers. 😀 In the meantime, here’s the Defying Doomsday blurb: Teens form an all-girl band in the face of an impending comet. A woman faces giant spiders to collect silk and protect her family. New friends take their radio show on the road in...

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Defying Doomsday Cover Reveal!
Apr08

Defying Doomsday Cover Reveal!

We have a cover! Isn’t it awesome? It was designed and illustrated by the fantabulous Tania Walker! CHECK IT OUT! And here’s the blurb: Teens form an all-girl band in the face of an impending comet. A woman faces giant spiders to collect silk and protect her family. New friends take their radio show on the road in search of plague survivors. A man seeks love in a fading world. How would you survive the apocalypse? Defying...

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Dreaming Just Enough – A Little Flash
Aug03

Dreaming Just Enough – A Little Flash

The Dark Fairy Queen, Anna Meade, is running another of her fantabulous flash fiction competitions. This time she’s calling all writers to enter The Dark Fairy Queen Midsummer Night’s Dream Writing Contest. If you want to try your hand, there’s still a few more days left to enter (deadline August 7) as our great queen extended the deadline for her slackest minions (such as myself), who missed the original deadline.  You...

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Not long to go…
Apr28

Not long to go…

There are only four days to go in the Defying Doomsday crowdfunding campaign! So far 213 supporters have pledged $11,415 to help us make an anthology of apocalypse-survival fiction with a focus on disabled characters. That’s 213 people who are I will cherish forever. Thankfully my heart has an infinite capacity for love. You are all wonderful. The last month has been busy-busy, so I thought I’d give a little summary of...

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Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories Sale
Apr04

Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories Sale

Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories is currently on sale for $1.99! The anthology, edited by Julia Rios and Alisa Krasnostein, includes twenty young adult stories, including one by me. Here’s the blurb: What do a disabled superhero, a time-traveling Chinese-American figure skater, and a transgender animal shifter have in common? They’re all stars of Kaleidoscope stories! Kaleidoscope collects fun, edgy,...

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Defying Doomsday: It’s ALIVE!
Apr01

Defying Doomsday: It’s ALIVE!

It’s ALIVE! I mean live! The Defying Doomsday Pozible campaign is live! For those of you who don’t know, Defying Doomsday is an anthology of apocalypse-survival fiction with a focus on disabled characters. I am editing the anthology with Tsana Dolichva and it will be published in 2016 by Twelfth Planet Press. Apocalypse fiction rarely includes characters with disability, chronic illness and other impairments. When these...

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