Publications & Awards

“Proximity Games (F&SF, forthcoming)

Review: The Wolf Leader at Strange Horizons.

“Mercy and the Mollusc” published by Clarkesworld (February 2021)

Review: “The Silence of the Wilting Skin” at Strange Horizons.

“Seeding the Mountain” published by Analog (Sept/Oct 2020).

(With a companion roundtable featuring Colombian creators Hernán Ortiz and Vívi Trujillo.)

“Nine Words for Loneliness in the Language of the Uma’u” published by Clarkesworld (July 2020)

Review: “Vagabonds” at Strange Horizons.

“Leave-Taking” published by Clarkesworld (March 2020).

Review: “The Hungry Ones” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “The Artificial Man, and Other Stories by Clare Winger Harris” at Strange Horizons.

Article: “How an Experimental Story About Gender and Warfare Shook the Sci-Fi Community” published by The Verge.

Review: “The Lucy Temerlin Institute for Broken Shapeshifters’ Guide to Starving Boys” at Strange Horizons.

“To Catch All Sorts of Flying Things” published by Clarkesworld (September 2019).

“And You Will Know Us by Our Monsters” published by The Future Fire (Jubilee Issue, August 2019). [With lovely illustrations by Valeria Vitale!]

Review: “The Road to Neozon” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “The 2019 Arthur C. Clarke Award Shortlist: Parts I and II” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “Strange Economics” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “Alphaland” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “Record of a Spaceborn Few” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “Isle of Dogs” at Strange Horizons.

“Belly Up” (reprint) in The Best Science Fiction of the Year: Volume Three (2018).

Review: “The Wrong Stars by Tim Pratt” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “The Killing of a Sacred Deer” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “Corpselight by Angela Slatter” at Strange Horizons.

Review: “A Closed and Common Orbit by Becky Chambers” at Strange Horizons.

“A Tower for the Coming World” (reprint) in The Year’s Best Science Fiction: 34th Annual Collection (2017).

“Belly Up” published by Analog (July/August 2017).

“Seven Ways of Looking at the Sun-Worshippers of Yul-Katan” (reprint) in Rich Horton’s Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy 2016 (2017).

“A Tower for the Coming World” published by Clarkesworld (December 2016).

“Seven Ways of Looking at the Sun-Worshippers of Yul-Katan” published by Analog Science Fiction and Fact (April 2016).


“Whatever It Is, It Comes in Waves” published by Rattle (January 2016).

“The Stars, Their Faces Uplifted in Song” published by GigaNotoSaurus (November 2015).

“The Individuality Clause” published by Daily Science Fiction (October 2015).

“Live from the Air Chair” published by Analog Magazine (September 2015).

“The Last Lawsuit” published by Bastion Magazine (September 2014)

Game of Primes” published by GigaNotoSaurus (June 2014)

“A Gift in Time” published by Clarkesworld Magazine (May 2014)

“We Who Are About To Watch You Die Salute You” published by Analog Magazine (March 2014)

“The Aftermath” published by Clarkesworld Magazine (November 2013)

“Hydroponics 101” published by Analog Magazine (June 2013)

“Aquatica” published by Clarkesworld Magazine (November 2012 – Issue 74).

“A Plague of Zhe” published by Lightspeed Magazine (June 2012 – Issue 25).

Plus! Special cover art by Galen Dara!

“The Bittersweet Here and After” published by Daily Science Fiction (April 27, 2012).

2011 Parsec Award Winner — “Saying the Names”, published at Lightspeed Magazine and read aloud (wonderfully!) by Emily Janice Card.

“Saying the Names” published in Lightspeed: Year One, published by Prime Books, available on Amazon.

“Saying the Names” published by Lightspeed Magazine (March 2011 – Issue 10).

“Syzygy”, “Words”, “Lethe”, “The Return”, “Ecdysis”, “Heartache”, Threads”, “Loving the Woman”, and “In the Beginning” published by Ryga: A Journal of Provocations (Spring 2011).

“Children” published by Vagabondage Press (April 2010).


“Hester”, “Goldilocks and the Water Bears”, and “Nemesis” published by ditch magazine (January 2010).

… And then the light starts to dim!

NameLengthPublished byIssue / Date
“Seeding the Mountain”NoveletteAnalogSept/Oct 2020
“Nine Words for Loneliness in the Language of the Uma’u”NovellaClarkesworldJuly 2020
“Leave-Taking”Short StoryClarkesworldMarch 2020
“To Catch All Sorts of Flying Things”NoveletteClarkesworldSeptember 2019
“And You Will Know Us By Our Monsters”Short StoryThe Future FireAugust 2019