Nicole Kornher-Stace is the Norton-nominated author of Archivist Wasp (Small Beer Press, 2015), and its sequel Latchkey (Mythic Delirium, 2018), as well as two new books out in 2021: Firebreak (Saga Press) and Jillian vs. Parasite Planet (Tachyon).

Her short work has appeared in numerous magazines and publications, including Uncanny Magazine, Clarkesworld Magazine, Apex Magazine, Fantasy Magazine, Wastelands 3: The New Apocalypse (ed. Adams; Titan Publishing Group, 2019), Best American Fantasy (eds. VanderMeer and VanderMeer; Wildside, 2007), Steam-Powered 2 (ed. Vanderhooft; Torquere Press, 2011), The Mammoth Book of Steampunk (ed. Wallace; Running Press Adult, 2012), The Mammoth Book of SF Stories by Women (ed. MacFarlane; Running Press Adult, 2014), and Clockwork Phoenix 3 and 4 (ed. Allen; Mythic Delirium, 2010 and 2013).

She lives in New Paltz, NY, and can be found online on Twitter as @wirewalking, on her Patreon, or at