#sff: Fatima Taqvi, "Secrets of the Kath"
Warn: sexual abuse, murder.
#sff: Strange Horizons, "Queer Arab Dictionary" by Nada Almosa
#sff: Good news, Beagle finally got back the rights to his own work after a protacted legal case against his former manager:
#sff: Maria Dhavana Headley, "The Orange Tree"
(warn: Chronic illness, rape)
Fantasy retelling of a Spanish golem legend with connection to two Jewish poets.
#sff: Strange Horizons: Review of "Love after the End: An Anthology of Two-Spirit and Indigiqueer Speculative Fiction" edited by Joshua Whitehead
#sff: Liz Bourke's anticipated books for 2021.
#sff tor.com's 2020 anthology is out. Free download with registration or free from ebook vendors.
Tor.Com announced the ToC of their Best of 2019 anthology:
#sff: Cislyn Smith, "Borrower"
If you want to meet superheroes
there are plenty of places to go
bars and clubs and that one diner down on fifth
and news stations of course
so that’s where she goes
she’ll be the secretary
or the office assistant
she’ll be the person stocking the vending machine
or the harried waitress rolling her eyes
at their tired jokes
they’ve seen her dozens of times
but never recognize her
people like her don’t get seen...
#sff: Must be the season: Clarke finalists announced.
#sff: Locus Award finalists announced.