Gwen Whiting

MUSINGS & SPECULATIVE FICTION

Follow this blog to keep up with my various projects, as well as my random thoughts about fiction of one kind or another.

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Latest from the Blog

2022 Awards Eligibility Post

I’ve been really honored this year to have had the chance to work with such amazing editors and magazine teams. For this year, I’d like to suggest two stories for awards consideration. Both hold very different places in my heart. The first is a secondary-world fantasy, “Since We Don’t Have Wings,” published in Metaphorosis. It’s…

Swing for the Fences

I was reflecting on how rarely I see writers talk about the frustration of “near misses” when sending out stories. What I mean by this is the stories that get close but don’t quite make it – they reach second rounds at multiple venues or they receive really beautiful personalized rejections over and over again…

We Never End Well

I have a short piece up today at “The Drabble.” Enjoy!

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