Bio: Greer Gilman (nineweaving.livejournal.com) is the author of the novel Moonwise (which won the Crawford Award and was shortlisted for the Tiptree and Mythopoeic Awards), and of the World Fantasy Award-winningn novella "A Crowd of Bone".
Her short fiction and poetry have appeared in magazines and anthologies such as Century, Trampoline, Salon Fantastique, The Year's Best Fantasy & Horror, and Women of Other Worlds, and she has contributed to Modern Fantasy Literature (Cambridge University Press) and the Journal of the Fantastic in the Arts.
A librarian, she lives in Cambridge, Massachusetts.
"I am wind and memory who spells this ... " In the eighteen years since her Crawford Award-winning debut novel Moonwise, Greer Gilman's writing has only grown more complex and entrancing, more beguiling and inventive. Gilman's second novel, Cloud & Ashes, is a slow whirlwind of language, a button box of words, a mythic Joycean fable that will invite immersion, study, revisitation, and delight. To step into her world is to witness the bright flashes, witty turns, and shadowy corners of the human ... more info>>