Stories

The Huntress (an excerpt from the forthcoming Monster Portraits, Tin House, 2017)

An Account of the Land of Witches (The Offing, 2017)

His Hollow (Obsidian: Literature & Arts in the African Diaspora, vol. 42.1-2, 2017)

The Red Thread (Lightspeed, 2016)

Cities of Emerald, Deserts of Gold (The Revelator, 2016)

Meet Me in Iram (Guillotine Series #10, 2015; The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2016)

The Closest Thing to Animals (Fireside Fiction, 2015)

Tender (OmniVerse, 2015)

Request for an Extension on the Clarity (Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, 2015)

Those (Uncanny Magazine, 2015; The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror: 2016)

Walkdog (Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Science Fiction and Fantasy Stories, 2014; Year’s Best YA Speculative Fiction 2014)

A Girl Who Comes Out of a Chamber at Regular Intervals (Lackington’s, 2014)

Ogres of East Africa (Long Hidden: Speculative Fiction from the Margins of History, 2014; Cicada, 2014; The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2015)

How to Get Back to the Forest (Lightspeed, 2014; The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2015; The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2015)

Olimpia’s Ghost (Phantom Drift 3: Rewiring the Weird, 2013;¬†Year’s Best Weird Fiction, 2014; Far-Fetched Fables, 2015 [podcast])

How I Met the Ghoul (Eleven Eleven, 2013; The Monstrous, 2015)

Bess, the Landlord’s Daughter, Goes for Drinks with the Green Girl (Glitter & Mayhem, 2013)

I Stole The D.C.’s Eyeglass (We See a Different Frontier, 2013; The Mammoth Book of Steampunk Adventures, 2014)

Dawn and the Maiden (Apex Magazine, 2013)

Selkie Stories Are for Losers (Strange Horizons, 2013; The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Eight, 2014; Escape Pod, 2014 [podcast]; Year’s Best YA Speculative Fiction 2013, 2015)

Honey Bear (Clarkesworld, 2012; The Year’s Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2013; Aliens: Recent Encounters, 2013)

A Brief History of Nonduality Studies (Expanded Horizons, 2012; Mothership: Tales from Afrofuturism and Beyond, 2013; Jalada 02: Afrofuture(s), 2015)

The Nazir (Ideomancer, 2012; The Humanity of Monsters, 2015)