Emotionally mature and complex, one of the best short stories I’ve read! “Wings” by Kia Thomas (a review)

Last week, author Kia Thomas (@kiathomasedits) put out a call on Twitter: for her birthday, help get her short story, Wings, to #1 in Amazon's Literary Short Story category. For $1.29, I bought the book, and I recommend you do, too! (Looks like she got to #11 that day, which is awesome!). The Hunters hunt. … Continue reading Emotionally mature and complex, one of the best short stories I’ve read! “Wings” by Kia Thomas (a review)

Short Stories and Sci-fi – Stepping out of my comfort zone (and a book review!)

So, my first grown-up book of 2019 was Nomad of the Emirates by E.B. Dawson (I mentioned this in a previous post). This book was fantastic, and reminiscent of Ursula Le Guin's The Left Hand of Darkness, which I read last year at the recommendation of author Thomas Fenske. As in The Left Hand of … Continue reading Short Stories and Sci-fi – Stepping out of my comfort zone (and a book review!)