About the author

Bennett North is a technomage, artist and rock climbing enthusiast whose work has appeared in F&SF, Escape Pod, and Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Follow Bennett on Twitter @BennettNorth for occasional tweets about lasers, and on Instagram for occasional pictures of things made with lasers. After you’ve done all that, check out Translunar Travelers Lounge, a biannual sff magazine that Bennett co-edits with Aimee Ogden. Contact Bennett at therealbennettnorth at gmail dot com.


“A Place We Used to Visit,” Kaleidotrope, forthcoming.

“The Shotgun Lucifer,” F&SF, forthcoming.

“The Burning Sea,” Factor Four Magazine, forthcoming.

“It’s Always Ourselves We Find in the Sea,” GigaNotoSaurus, Jan 1, 2022.

“And She Rose in the Sky on a Pillar of Flame,” Fusion Fragment, May 1, 2020.

“A Bridge from Sea to Sky,” Jul/Aug 2020, F&SF.

“No Mercy to the Rest,” Podcastle episode 604 on December 10, 2019.

“Glory Night,” Welcome to Miskatonic University by Broken Eye Books, July 2019.

“All Profound and Logical Minds,” Escape Pod episode 618 on March 8, 2018.

“Forgive Us Our Trespasses,” Beneath Ceaseless Skies Issue #237 on Oct 26, 2017.

“Smooth Stones and Empty Bones,” Jan/Feb 2016, F&SF. It was later narrated on episode 50 of Glittership on Feb 24, 2018 and was translated into Hebrew in The Tenth Dimension.