Every act of resistance is not a work of art, even though, in a certain way, it is. Every work of art is not an act of resistance, and yet, in a certain way, it is.
— Gilles Deleuze
An Incomplete Account of the Case of the Bird-Talker of Yaros, Fireside Magazine, Summer 2020
A prison on an island is a prison within a prison. But what if your whispers had wings?
Set in the dark years of the Greek junta (1967-1974).
Reprinted in PodCastle (2022)
Who Goes Against a Waste of Waters, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, April 2020
We live in a vast graveyard. Can you hear the giant’s thoughts?
The Silent Flowers of the Magician’s Garden, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, September 2019
A boy does not want to be a soldier; he wants to heal others. Coming of age in a quiet world struck by the darkness of war. Words, listening, understanding.
(fantasy, 3,300 words) audio
When We Find Our Voices, Clarkesworld Magazine, December 2018
Post-human bird-people are forced to save humanity from extinction. Contemplating gender, reproduction, duty and intimacy through the eyes of an agender, ace protagonist. Family, friendship, love, oppression and rebellion in a half-ruined world.
(science fiction, 10,000 words) audio | Featured in X Marks the Story
The Athuran Interpreter’s Flight, Strange Horizons, July 2018
How do you make an interpreter out of spare parts? Linguistic identity, embodied epistemology, environmental justice. Also, creepy tech.
Without Exile, Clarkesworld Magazine, April 2018
Asylum lawyer and a poetry-loving AI try to grapple with home, memory, trauma, exile.
(science fiction, 6,300 words) audio
We Head for the Horizon and Return with Bloodshot Eyes, PodCastle, March 2018
Greek Civil War, queer ladies, chatty entrails.
Darkness, Our Mother, Clarkesworld Magazine, December 2017
Minoan space opera-myth. Ariadne’s story retold with additional decadence, dysfunctional families, unconditional sibling love, spaceships and algebraic topology.
(sci-fantasy, 5,800 words) audio
Think of Winter, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, January 2017
Little clairvoyant child lives alone in an abandoned cathedral. Everything goes wrong when the Knight arrives. Language and unlikely friendships in the shadow of colonialism.
(fantasy, 2,900 words) audio
In my Fairy Mother’s Old Age, Polu Texni, August 2018
All Dead Things Shall Come To Me, Liminality, March 2018
A Planet’s Soliloquy in Midwinter, Eye To The Telescope, October 2017
Staying with the End of the World: SF Futures of Hope during Ecological Devastation, Clarkesworld Magazine, September 2019