Nebula-award winning science fiction and fantasy writer.
Rachel Swirsky is a fiction writer who lives in Bakersfield, California. She holds an MFA from the University of Iowa. Her short stories have been published in Subterranean Magazine, Tor.com, Weird Tales, Fantasy Magazine, the Konundrum Engine Literary Review, and others. Her first collection, Through the Drowsy Dark (Aqueduct Press, 2010), is available on amazon.com. Find her on the web at http://www.rachelswirsky.com.
2011 Nebula Award Winner (novella, "The Lady Who Plucked Flowers Beneath the Queen's Window"), nominated for the Hugo, the Sturgeon, the Million Writers Award, the Locus Award, and long-listed for the James Tiptree, Jr. Award.