I originally wrote An Arrow in the Side of in 2009, and I've tinkered with it to bring it up to date. It's a little fantasy story about love and purpose and it was inspired by, and named for, this song. An Arrow in the Side of Her vases were filled with peacock feathers, pink … Continue reading An Arrow in the Side of
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We're having a gentle shakeup! My aim, moving forward, is to post a piece of fiction here - a short story or a piece of poetry - about once a month. I haven't written much fiction lately and I'm excited to get back to it! I wanted to start with a classic that I first … Continue reading The Prince and the Hare
Originally published in This Dark Matter, February 2015 cw: descriptions of gore, sexual assault, and incest She looked up. Thick glasses, big flowery headband, lips painted black. It was a stupid style – childish – but she made it work, somehow. It wouldn’t have on me, although God knows that had nothing to do with … Continue reading Spring Forever