• Interviews

    An Interview with Alisha A. Knaff

    by  • September 18, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Author Alisha A. Knaff

    Today, we’re chatting with author and editor Alisha A. Knaff, one of the authors with a story in Battling in All Her Finery. DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Alisha A. Knaff: Ah, self-description. The bane of every introvert. In the wilds of White Center, lives the solitary author. Flanked by her feline familiars,...

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    An Interview with Patrick Hurley

    by  • September 13, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Abstract magical background

    Today, we’re talking with Patrick Hurley, who is one of the authors included in Battling in All Her Finery! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Patrick Hurley: I grew up in the Midwest and got my start in publishing when I interned for the Great Books Foundation in Chicago during my senior year in college....

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    An Interview with Tais Teng

    by  • September 6, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Tais Teng

    Today, we’re chatting with Tais Teng, one of our Battling in All Her Finery authors! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Tais Teng: Tais Teng (1952) is a Dutch sf writer, illustrator, poet and sculptor. Saddled with the quite unpronounceable name of Thijs van Ebbenhorst Tengbergen, he shortened that to Tais Teng to leave...

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    An Interview with A. J. Fitzwater

    by  • September 4, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Author A. J. Fitzwater

    Today, we’re chatting with A. J. Fitzwater about their story in Battling in All Her Finery! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! A. J. Fitzwater: There is a tale of one squeezed up with the mud through the cracks between bays and grapevine. There is the story where I grew from the purple hair down. There’s...

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    An Interview with Blake Jessop

    by  • August 28, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Author Blake Jessop

    Today, we’re talking with Blake Jessop, the author of “Cuirassiere,” one of the stories that will appear in Battling in All Her Finery. DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Blake Jessop: I’m a thirty-seven-year-old Canadian author of fantasy, horror, and science fiction. I majored in English literature and political science at McGill in Montreal,...

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    An Interview with Leora Spitzer

    by  • August 23, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Space station

    Our interview today is with Leora Spitzer, who wrote “Breath and Roses” for Battling in All Her Finery! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Leora Spitzer: My name is Leora Spitzer, and I live in St. Louis, MO. I love waterfalls, intersectional feminism, arguing about Harry Potter, apple pie with vanilla ice cream, and...

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    An Interview with L. Chan

    by  • August 21, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    A many armed figure

    Today, we’re chatting with L. Chan, one of our authors for Battling in All Her Finery! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! L. Chan: I’m from Singapore, generally writing around the gamut of SFF, in fairly specific niches. Near future cyberpunk, contemperary fantasy, dark fantasy. This story is a bit of a departure from...

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    An Interview with Nathan Crowder

    by  • August 14, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Blue lightning in the desert

    Author Nathan Crowder is an MSJ alum, who has had stories included in previous anthologies and the magazine. Now he’s back for Battling in All Her Finery with “Swing That Axe,” which we’re talking to him about today. DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Nathan Crowder: Despite a few decades living in the Seattle area,...

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    An Interview with Aimee Kuzenski

    by  • August 9, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Author photo of Aimee Kuzenski

    Here’s an interview with Aimee Kuzenski, another of our Battling in All Her Finery authors! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Aimee Kuzenski: I have silver in my hair, a theater degree, and a hairless cat. I was once an engineer, and I spend a lot of time practicing eskrima, a Filipino martial art....

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    An Interview with Lin Darrow

    by  • August 7, 2018 • Interviews • 0 Comments

    Cover art for Pyre at the Eyreholme Trust

    Our interview for today is with author Lin Darrow, whose story “Caro Cho and the Empire of Light” will appear in Battling in All Her Finery! DV: Tell us a bit about yourself! Lin Darrow: My name is Lin Darrow! I teach 19th Century fiction by day and write queer noir by night. I also love...

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