Mermaids & Mythology (Issue 2)
Updated: Oct 4, 2021
Welcome to this quarter's issue of Indie Bites! It's packed full of seven pieces of exclusive short fiction from talented indie authors on the themes of mermaids & mythology, plus a few great indie book reviews from our review team, and an interview with swashbuckling indie author DN Bryn.
This issue features the following short fiction:
- Bare Bones by Laura Laakso
- Ladies of the Abyss by Alex Rollings
- The Grove of Ex-Maidens by Adie Hart
- Rules for Seafaring Souls by Rebecca Crunden
- Good and Beautiful by Josie Jaffrey
- Something in the Water by Jaq D Hawkins
- Persephone's Daughters by Charlotte L Oakeby
And the following reviews:
- Where the Waters Turn Black by Benedict Patrick, reviewed by Timy of Queen's Book Asylum
- Mandrake Petals and Scattered Feathers by David Greygoose, reviewed by Fayth of Broken Geek Designs
- Beneath Cruel Fathoms by Anela Deen, reviewed by Asha of A Cat, A Book and A Cup of Tea
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About our featured author
Danny Bryn is a queer, disabled, non-binary speculative fiction author of the liberal Jesus-freak variety. When not writing, they conduct infectious disease surveillance in their hometown of San Diego, where they enjoy basking in the Santa Ana winds, hiking the brush-heavy slopes, and eating too many tacos.
They are the author of the independently published adult fantasy series These Treacherous Tides, which is set in a steampunk-inspired world of merfolk and begins with Our Bloody Pearl. Their next book Once Stolen will be published in July.
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Ladies of the Abyss by Alex Rollings (read by Matthew Blurton)
Good and Beautiful by Josie Jaffrey (read by Justine Malone)
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