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Poetry

"Riddle"

Published in Sycorax #3, August 2019.

"The Oracle Retires"

Published in Sycorax #1, October 2018.

"Vivian Speaks Five Names"

Published in Polu Texni, August 2018.

"The Ambassador's Daughter"

Published in Asimov's 40.11-11, October 2016. Finalist for the 2017 Asimov's Readers' Award.

"To the Waters"

Published in Liminality #9, September 2016.

"Hibernal"

Published in Kaleidotrope, October 2014.

"The Gate of Horn"

Published in Niteblade #29, September 2014.

Reprinted in Liquid Imagination #31, November 2016.

"Current Resident, 20th Street Northwest"

Published in Asimov's 38.9, September 2014.

"Six Things the Owl Said"

Published in Goblin Fruit, June 2014.
Reprinted in
The 2015 Rhysling Anthology, March 2015. Second Place in the 2015 Rhysling Awards.
Honorable Mention in Ellen Datlow's Best Horror of the Year.

"Noir"

Published in Flytrap #11, March 2014.

Currently out-of-print.

"For a Wanderer"

Published in Flytrap #11, March 2014.

Currently out-of-print.

"The Signatory"

Published in Flytrap #11, March 2014.

Reprinted in Sycorax #1, October 2018.

"The Prince's Heart Has Seven Doors"

Published in Flytrap #11, March 2014.

Currently out-of-print.

"Dream Vision"

Published in Electric Velocipede #27, December 2013.

Currently out-of-print.

"Necromancies"

Published in Goblin Fruit, October 2013.

"We Pay Our Fare in Apples Here"

Winner of The Science Fiction Poetry Association's 2013 Poetry Contest, judged by Jane Yolen.

Audio in StarShip Sofa #321 (Poetry Planet). Read by Diane Mori Severson.

Reprinted in Tabatha Yeatts' Directory of Imaginary Poems.

"Wolf's Four Questions"

Third Place in The Science Fiction Poetry Association's 2013 Poetry Contest, judged by Jane Yolen. 

Audio in StarShip Sofa #321 (Poetry Planet). Read by Diane Mori Severson.

"The New Literary Canon"

Published in Asimov's 37.9, September 2013.

"Cracks"

Published in Star*Line 36.3, August 2013.

"This Bus Stop Was a Coral Reef, Once"

Published in Star*Line 36.3, August 2013.

Reprinted in The 2014 Dwarf Stars Anthology.

"Songs at a Crossroads"

Published in Ideomancer 12.1, March 2013.

Reprinted in The 2014 Rhysling Anthology, October 2014. Nominated for the 2014 Rhysling Award.

"Summer, Watching Angels Fall"

Published in Plunge Magazine #1, February 2013.

"Noctis Equi"

Published in Kaleidotrope, October 2012.

"Sister Philomela Heard the Voices of Angels"

Published in Strange Horizons, 27 August 2012.

Reprinted in The 2013 Rhysling Anthology, June 2013. Third Place in the 2013 Rhysling Awards.

Audio in StarShip Sofa #309 (Poetry Planet). Read by Diane Mori Severson.

"Apocalyptic Love Song"

Published in Asimov's 36.4-5, April 2012. Third Place in the 2013 Asimov's Readers' Award.

"Come the Tides"

Published in The Lorelei Signal, April 2012. Archived online.

"The Husband"

Published in Trembles Horror Magazine #3, July 2011.

"The Curator Speaks in the Department of Dead Languages"

Published in Strange Horizons, 27 June 2011. Third Place in the 2011 Strange Horizons' Readers' Poll.

Reprinted in The 2012 Rhysling Anthology, May 2012. Winner of the 2012 Rhysling Awards.

Reprinted in The 2014 Nebula Awards Showcase, Pyr, May 2014.

Audio in StarShip Sofa #256 (Poetry Planet). Read by Diane Mori Severson.

"The Conqueror of Mars, to his Beloved"

Published in Ideomancer 10.2, June 2011.

Reprinted in Illumen #17, October 2012.

"Song Before a Quest"

Published in Scherezade's Bequest #13, May 2011.

Currently out-of-print.

"The Oracle Answers the Question You'll Never Ask"

Published in Polu Texni, March 2011.

"The Eldest Princess Wonders"

Published in Moon Drenched Fables, December 2010. Archived online.

"Epitaph for the Unknown Soldiers, 2514 AD"

Published in Illumen #13, November 2010. Archived online.

"Rules for Entering Enchanted Cities"

Published in Scheherazade's Bequest #11, September 2010.

"What Sieglinde Serpentslayer Said to the King"

Published in Heroic Fantasy Quarterly #5, July 2010.

Reprinted in The Best of Heroic Fantasy Quarterly, Volume 1, November 2015.

"Here Lies One"

Published in Polu Texni, July 2010.

"The Servants' Tale"

Published in Enchanted Conversation 1.2, April 2010.

Currently out-of-print.

"Song at a Cottage Door"

Published in Scheherazade's Bequest #9, January 2010.

"Fairest"

Published in Ideomancer 8.4, December 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"You, in a Microscope"

Published in MindFlights, November 2009. Archived online.

"The Fawn Prince"

Published in Goblin Fruit, October 2009.

"Dragon Trauma"

Published in Expanded Horizons #11, September 2009.

"Flesh"

Published in Fear and Trembling, July 2009. Archived online.

"Deep Space"

Published in Polu Texni, June 2009.

"Snow White's Wedding"

Published in Dante's Heart #3, May 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"Her Majesty's Servant"

Published in Dante's Heart #3, May 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"Before the War"

Published in Every Day Poets, 30 May 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"The Dreamer's Lullaby"

Published in Fear and Trembling, May 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"Dusk"

Published​ in Orion's Child 4.1, May 2009.

"Meropis"

Published in Illumen #10, April 2009. Archived online.

"The Sorcerer's Daughter"

Published in Every Day Poets, 26 March 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"Cambion"

Published in Dreams & Nightmares #82, March 2009. Archived online.

"A Night in Lamia's Mirror"

Published in Silver Blade #2, March 2009. Archived online.

"The Sea-Witch's Price"

Published in The Shantytown Anomaly #8, February 2009.

[valentine's day]

Published in Scifaikuest, February 2009.

Reprinted in The 2010 Dwarf Stars Anthology.

"The Wind-Wizard's Wife"

Published in The Lorelei Signal, January 2009. Archived online.

"Psychopomp for a Suicide"

Published in Glassfire Magazine 3.3, January 2009.

"Notes from the Observation of Subjects XX and XY"

Published in Star*Line 32.1, January 2009. Currently out-of-print.

"Pink Ribbon Witch"

Published in The SFPA Contest 2008: Energy.

"Aiolos"

Published in The SFPA Contest 2008: Energy.

"Nitokris"

Published in NewMyths #5, December 2008.

"Jonah"

Published in Fear and Trembling, December 2008. Archived online.

"Camlann"

Published in MindFlights, November 2008. Archived online.

"Melusine's Song"

Published in MindFlights, November 2008. Archived online.

"Tautha De"

Published in Whispering Spirits, November 2008. Archived online.

"Lucy's Funeral"

Published in A DemonMinds Halloween, October 2008.

"The Ghost of Phoenix Mountain"

Published in A Quill Full of Dragon's Blood, Bards and Sages, October 2008.

"Beauty and the Rose"

Published in Aphelion 12.126, October 2008. Reprinted in Aphelion 12.127, February 2009.

"Lost"

Published in The Fifth Di..., September 2008.  Currently out-of-print.

"The Minstrel Addresses Her Audience"

Published in MindFlights, September 2008. Reprinted in MindFlights #4. Archived online.

Nominated in the 2008 Preditors & Editors Poll.

"Somnambulis"

Published in Labyrinth Inhabitant #3, July 2008. Currently out-of-print.

"Aftermath"

Published in Aphelion 12.123, July 2008.

"Lorelei" as S. V. Green

Published in Khimairal Ink 4.1, April 2008.

"Leanansidhe"

Published in The Lorelei Signal, April 2007. Reprinted in A Time To...Volume 2. Archived online.