Claire Humphrey lives in Toronto, where she works in the book business, and writes short fiction and novels. Her stories have appeared in Strange Horizons, Interzone, Crossed Genres, PodCastle, Fantasy Magazine, and several anthologies. She is also the reviews editor at Ideomancer. She can be found online at clairehumphrey.ca.
A book such as this spins not only words but also whole worlds: eighteen of them, representing the best lesbian-themed stories of the fantastic or futuristic published the prior year. The women to be met in these pages will find themselves tested not because of their sexual identity but rather the identity they have composed, constructed, and spun.