RACHEL SWIRSKY, Contributing Editor, holds an MFA from the Iowa Writers Workshop where she learned to write in the cold. Her short stories have been nominated for numerous awards, including the Hugo, the World Fantasy Award, and the Locus Award. It’s twice won the Nebula Award, once in 2010 for the novella “The Lady Who Plucked Red Flowers Beneath the Queen’s Window” and again in 2014 for the short story “If You Were a Dinosaur, My Love“. Visit her website at rachelswirsky.com, chat with her on Twitter @rachelswirsky, and support her Patreon at patreon.com/rachelswirsky where she publishes a new story or poem every month.
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