“You will be beautiful,” her new handmaiden says. Cool hands card through the ratty mass of her hair, easing a comb through it. “You already are beautiful, ma petite, though you may complain now.” Himiko lifts her chin, staring at … Continue reading →
I write under the penname Lotus Oakes at Less Than 3 Press and as nekokoban for fandom endeavors. I like to write a little bit of everything, though I am primarily focused on queer romance and fairytale/mythology retellings.
I live in Seattle, where I play a responsible adult with a dayjob. When I’m not writing, I’m doing beadwork, playing puzzle games, and making up elaborate plans for the day a mysterious billionaire makes me their sole beneficiary. Or I win the lottery.