Sandals Full of Rainwater (first published in Capricious #9, Gender Diverse Pronouns Special Issue)
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A new immigrant to the rainy city of Orpanthyre navigates language-learning, identity, and belonging with the help of a local family, while nurturing the plants they brought from home.
A Hand of Palaver (first published in Redwing by Grace & Victory Publications)
On the road to a walled city, four travelers – three familiar companions and a young woman joining them for the first time – stop for the night and play a friendly game of cards and storytelling, with unexpected results.