Month: May 2014

Merethe’s Heart – Autumn Leaves

Autumn Leaves Red and gold leaves swirled Merethe twirling in their midst asking, “Why do they fall?” Dark Setheria, handing an acorn to a squirrel, said, “It is part of the dance. Bare trees are a different sort of beauty…

Merethe’s Heart – Dancing Sunlight

Dancing Sunlight Aesor’s warm caress brushed Merethe’s cheek where ze slept on soft turf near a cool brook sunlight dancing sparkling on the water kisses on zir eyes and brow. Merethe rose, pink blush on zir cheeks reflected in the…

How to Find Me at WisCon

Throughout the weekend, I’ll be at the Broad Universe table quite frequently and messages can be left for me there. It’s the table peopled by suspicious looking broads just outside the dealers room. On Friday, I’ll be moderating Women Destroy Science…

Merethe’s Heart – Melodies on Bluebells

  Melodies on Bluebells Seed pods spinning drifting down Pale green against deep blue sky Merethe spinning as they swirl Clouds blown clear by Dree. Racing through tall grass bare feet springing lightly on warm ground Dree flying, weaving around…

Tracking the Elusive Gianes

When the call for submissions for Bad Ass Fairies : It’s Elemental went out, Danielle Ackley-McPhail, the senior editor, listed on the website suggested fairies for each element. As I perused the list, my eye was caught by the gianes.…

Merethe’s Heart – Creation Story

Creation Story Long ago, before the age of clans, there was a storm. The potential of the universe swirled and raged seeking form and meaning. Energy arced, created lightning which split the storm. And there was the Light and the…

An excerpt from “Spin, Weave, And Measure”

My short story, “Spin,Weave, and Measure”, will be out soon in the Bad-Ass Fairies 4 : It’s Elemental from Dark Quest Books. Here is an excerpt – listen to me read it or just read it yourself at your leisure. The…

Hey beautiful, what’s your preferred pronoun?

We’ve made a t-shirt using my favorite far-futures pick-up line! It’s the “What is your sign?” of the 25th century. You can be ahead of your time! We uploaded the art work so you can put it on any of…

Letters from the Desert – 22 March, 2434

Dear Sarena, So much has happened in the last year. I meant to write to you but words just didn’t come to me. I know nothing that could describe what I’ve been through. It has been amazing. The desert changes…