Julie Frost, SFF writer (agilebrit) wrote,
Julie Frost, SFF writer
agilebrit

  • Mood:

More Year in Review stuff

So, I had six stories published this year in various places. Looking at them, I realize that there is no possible way to shoehorn me into any one fixed genre.

Of Were-Critters, Widow Women, and Water Rights is a weird western with a werewolf, a were-bear, and a pair of witches. It's a novelette of a little over 15,000 words.

War of the Were-Mice is a humor flash piece.

Bear Essentials is an unashamed space opera. It's a short story, around 6500 words.

Servile Spirits to Invent is a dark fantasy with steampunk sensibilities that slides into horror on the last line. It's a short story, around 5200 words.

The Road to Hell is a near-future cautionary hard SF tale. It's a short story, around 4200 words.

Habeas Felis is a straight-up secondary-world fantasy. It's a novelette, around 9000 words.

This is the beauty and also the trap of short fiction. There's no "branding" here--but chances are, there's something for everyone.

I guess this also serves as my "these are my stories eligible for awards in 2015" post.
Tags: writing meta, year in review
Subscribe
  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments