Hello. I’m Karen. When I’m not writing speculative fiction, I’m a freelance photographer and videographer. I spend a lot of time writing, and a lot of time behind a camera. Because of that, I often run into conversations about book trailers: how they’re too expensive, how they don’t work, how they’re so, so boring. But… Read More BOOK TRAILERS: What makes a good book trailer?
“An Equal Share of the Bone” came to me wholesale while I was doing research on whaling songs for an entirely different project. The title of the story is a lyric from “The Weary Whaling Grounds,” also known as “The Wings of a Goney,” and versions of it were likely sung by the whalers that… Read More NEW FICTION: “An Equal Share Of The Bone” at Escape Pod
It’s been six months since Viable Paradise XX. They told me it would be formative. They told me it would be influential. They told me I would learn things, and that I would have a good time, and that I would make friends. All of these things were true, in the way that “oh, I… Read More Viable Paradise XX