She/her, demiromantic ace, technical editor with cerebral palsy

When it comes to fiction, I primarily write fantasy stories for both adults and children, often involving animals, baking, and tons of puns. I also dabble in other genres from time to time, and have posted hundreds of bite-sized poems that are the perfect read if you only have a minute to spare.

My short stories and poems have appeared in Daily Science Fiction, Bronzeville Bee, Cicada, Short Édition, and various other publications. I'm a proud member of Pretty In Punk Book Club, The Pride Club, and Dreamland Hunt.

Feel free to PM me if you want to do a read for read!

My stories:

The Taste of Home (Complete) - Adult paranormal romance focusing on a chupacabra chef

Moose on the Loose (Complete) - Young adult summer camp horror with an #ownvoices protagonist

Unhealthy Coping Mechanism (Complete) - Tragic adult horror/magical realism story featuring a bisexual lead and lots of stress baking

Quit Bugging Me (Complete) - Lighthearted lower middle grade fantasy with animals galore and a dash of LGBT, formerly featured as Community Curator pick, Editors' Choice, and Fresh Reads

Beastly Little Boy (Complete) - Upper middle grade wilderness survival fantasy, former featured story

Sirens and Sprinkles (Complete) - Goofy adult contemporary focusing on a prank war over doughnuts

Works in progress:

Reindeer James - Lower middle grade fantasy story full of festive fun, first draft complete at 25,000 words

You can follow me on tumblr here:

https://sandydragon1.tumblr.com

You can download a free disability-themed short story anthology I compiled here:

https://www.smashwords.com/books/view/801344
  • JoinedOctober 15, 2014



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