My novelette-length short story, Sindisiwe, was released by Xchyler Publishing June 27, 2015, in the Steampunk anthology Steel & Bone.
Sindisiwe: A slave girl in Zanzibar escapes a beating when a stranger in the marketplace proves her past is more than just a fairy tale.
Here are the wonderful authors and titles sharing the anthology:
- Katherine Cowley
The Clockwork Seer
On an island of oddities, a young clairvoyant struggles for normalcy, but deadly automatons have other plans.
- TC Phillips
Stand and Deliver
Neither shackles, slave labor, nor the island’s deadliest inhabitants will prevent these brothers from meting out justice to their father’s murderers.
- C.R. Simper
Kit digs her treasures out of trash heaps, but the theft of her invention leads to discoveries money can’t buy.
- Kin Law
The Mysterious Island of Chester Morrison
Dodging her chaperone, a debutante stumbles into adventure and romance at the World’s Fair.
- Danielle E. Shipley
A Mind Prone To Wander
Beyond a locked door lies Rowan Charles’ death or his sanity, and the survival or extinction of his people.
- Sarah E. Seeley
The future of humanity rests in the hands of three time-traveling scientists battling biomechanical creatures in the Jurassic past.
- John M. Olsen
A dirigible captain goes down with his ship, and wakes to find himself a captive of a sky-dwelling civilization.
- Gail B. Williams
The Steel Inside
Darkness lurks in Sarah’s forgotten past, kept hidden by those who claim to be her devoted husband and loyal servants.