Outstanding diverse fiction. Hosted by writer and photographer Mike Sakasegawa, LikeWise Fiction features stories written by women and nonbinary authors, authors of color, and LGBTQ+ authors.
info_outline "Seasons of Glass and Iron," by Amal El-Mohtar 04/05/2020
"Seasons of Glass and Iron," by Amal El-Mohtar Seasons of Glass and Iron, by Amal El-Mohtar. Tabitha is cursed to walk in iron shoes. Amira is imprisoned, alone, atop a hill of glass. Two fairy tales converse in this story, and two women rescue each other.
info_outline "Acknowledgments," by Maggie Shipstead 03/02/2020
"Acknowledgments," by Maggie Shipstead Acknowledgments, by Maggie Shipstead. On the eve of the publication of his self-referential debut novel, The Canon According to D. M. Murphy, Daniel M. Murphy narrowly avoids a moment of self-awareness.
info_outline "Auspicium Melioris Aevi," by JY Yang 02/17/2020
"Auspicium Melioris Aevi," by JY Yang Auspicium Melioris Aevi, by JY Yang. In a future where famous historical leaders are cloned and trained in a mysterious Academy to become advisors to the world’s nations, the fiftieth copy of Harry Lee Kuan Yew tries to buck the system.
info_outline "The Story of the Woman Who Fell in Love with Death," by Chaya Bhuvaneswar 02/03/2020
"The Story of the Woman Who Fell in Love with Death," by Chaya Bhuvaneswar The Story of the Woman Who Fell in Love with Death, by Chaya Bhuvaneswar. A young boy immerses himself in story, trying to find meaning and wholeness after his sister goes missing.
info_outline "A Nest of Ghosts, a House of Birds," by Kat Howard 01/20/2020
"A Nest of Ghosts, a House of Birds," by Kat Howard A Nest of Ghosts, a House of Birds, by Kat Howard. In this lovely and haunting story, a young woman inherits her grandmothers house. When she arrives, though, she discovers that the house is full of birds—and stories.
info_outline "The Best Light Fades," by Rachel Lyon 11/25/2019
"The Best Light Fades," by Rachel Lyon The Best Light Fades, by Rachel Lyon. A young writer struggles to find her voice and get her artistic career started, all while having to care for her aging father and her literal clown of a boyfriend.
info_outline Introducing LikeWise Fiction! 09/30/2019
Introducing LikeWise Fiction! Here's a preview of LikeWise Fiction, a diverse fiction podcast featuring short stories written by women and nonbinary authors, authors of color, and LGBTQ+ authors. Subscribe now to get the first episode when it airs, or visit likewisefiction.com to learn all about the show!