Brave New Mom
Maternity/fertility/humor – A true story in the Echoes collection – 2018
A recap of the demographic efforts by the author, set in the social landmine of the pressure to perform endured by mothers everywhere. Very short!
Cans of Worm
Space opera / colonization / YA – A WOW novella – 2018
Set upon a quest to find a suitable planet for humanity, the Worm burrows into space since millennia. In its cans-like habitats, the population lives and dies under harsh privations, hoping for their children to walk on a ground. But what if there is no livable planet on its path?
If you miss the evening Curtain call, the daily pressure drop will kill you…
Alouet, the faster runner, forages in the ruins of the meteor-stricken dome to get water, the most precious good for the Shelter’s inhabitants. When she finds her best friend’s body in the desert, everyone deplores the death wish of a weak mind.
But the surprising truth Alouet discovers in Jill’s notes could change everything for the stranded colony.
Dystopia /Ecology/Family/Weapons – a novel – 2018
Nathan just wants to live in peace and protect his family. He and Mark, his smart, walking weapon…