Have you been enjoying my short stories about superhero women in WW2 United Kingdom? I’ve got good news!
You’ve read Fire: Dragons, Demons, & Djinns. You’ve read Earth: Giants, Golems, & Gargoyles. And now you can have Air: Sylphs, Spirits, & Swan Maidens.
Presenting the cover of the latest elemental anthology and its glistening table of contents!
Whimsical, Inquisitive, Quick-Witted
Air is essential for life. The need for air is so important that breathing is instinctual. Yet Air is unstable and capricious, blowing gently as a summer breeze in one moment and blasting with the fury of a tornado in the next. No wonder that tricksters, fairies, and spirits belong to Air just as much as winged creatures. Elusive and ethereal, Air’s denizens are difficult to find and harder to capture.
Brave the ever-changing world of Air with these twenty-one stories and poems, featuring: Rose Strickman; Davian Aw; Mark Bruce; Alexandra Seidel; Damascus Mincemeyer; Cherry Potts; Ellen Huang; Giselle Leeb; Bronwynn Erskine; Kevin Cockle; Elizabeth R. McClellan; Chadwick Ginther; Christa Hogan; Rowena McGowan; Laura VanArendonk Baugh; Alyson Faye; Mara Malins; Sara C. Walker; Elise Forier Edie; Oliver Smith; and Sarah Van Goethem.
With these stories:
“The Snow Wife” by Rose Strickman
“Into Thick Air” by Davian Aw
“Faery Dust” by Mark Bruce
“Of White Cranes and Blue Stars” by Alexandra Seidel
“Dead Man’s Hustle” by Damascus Mincemeyer
“Final Flight” by Cherry Potts
“The Ravens, Before Returning” by Ellen Huang
“Their Disappearing Edges” by Giselle Leeb
“Swanmaid” by Bronwynn Erskine
“The Whippoorwill” by Kevin Cockle
“Nephele, On Friday” by Elizabeth R. McClellan
“Golden Goose” by Chadwick Ginther
“The House with a Pond with a Girl In It” by Christa Hogan
“Research Log ~~33” by Rowena McGowan
“Eiyri” by Laura VanArendonk Baugh
“Raven Girl” by Alyson Faye
“Time to Fold” by Mara Malins
“We All Fall Down” by Sara C. Walker
“The Sky Thief” by Elise Forier Edie
“Late Tuesday” by Oliver Smith
“Wind Song” by Sarah Van Goethem
Rhonda Parrish’s anthologies are consistently praised for a solid lineup of stories, and I’m having great fun with these themes. (Yes, my next unsuspecting WW2 heroine is in here.) Watch for this one, coming end of summer!