My stories & books

Links to all my recently (and not so recently) published stories and poetry: Fiction & poetry online Books & anthologies in current release Previously published works in Sweden My books at Amazon. My books at Smashwords. My books at Barnes & Noble My books at Kobo My books at Apple iBooks

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A cover-reveal for ‘Dark Flash 2’

Some small-ish self-publication news: later this year (probably in December or thereabouts), I'll be self-publishing all my 2017 stories for the Word Count Podcast in Dark Flash 2. I did the same with the eight stories I published on the podcast in 2016 (available from Amazon and Smashwords), and I thought I might as well make... Continue Reading →

Goodreads giveaway for ODIN’S EYE

I'm running a Goodreads giveaway for my science fiction short story collection 'Odin's Eye' (published in 2015) right now! You can enter to win one of three paperback copies, from now until August 21st. Enter the Goodreads giveaway! Goodreads Book Giveaway Odin's Eye by Maria Haskins Giveaway ends August 21, 2017. See the giveaway details... Continue Reading →

Story notes for three stories

Three of my stories were published in May, and I thought I'd share some background for each of them. I've been thinking about these stories a lot this past month (no surprise!), partly because the writing process for each of them was so different. And oh, if you want to support excellent speculative fiction, consider... Continue Reading →

A musical collaboration of sorts…

This has to be one of the coolest and most unexpected things that has happened to me as a writer: Australian guitarist Graham Greene has written an amazing new tune - and it was inspired by my short story 'The Gates of Balawat' from my short story collection 'Odin's Eye'! You can read more about... Continue Reading →

April / May recap: stories, sales & reviews

What the heck, May? I had three stories appear in three different publications this past month. Not that I'm complaining or anything... quite the opposite! The lovely threesome: The Machine of the Devil in Flash Fiction Online. (Read for free, subscribe, buy the issue.) Metal, Sex, Monsters in Gamut. (Subscribe, or buy the issue.) Firstborn... Continue Reading →

Second reprint sale this month!

What a month May is turning out to be! I'm doing my second happy writer's dance this month: the podcast The Overcast just picked up my story 'Long As I Can See The Light' for a future episode! This short story originally appeared in the anthology 'People Are Strange', and I can't wait to hear... Continue Reading →

Book review – INFOMOCRACY, by Malka Older

The official blurb: It's been twenty years and two election cycles since Information, a powerful search engine monopoly, pioneered the switch from warring nation-states to global micro-democracy. The corporate coalition party Heritage has won the last two elections. With another election on the horizon, the Supermajority is in tight contention, and everything's on the line.... Continue Reading →

Reading the Nebula nominees

Yes, it is definitely awards season in the realm of speculative fiction. Meaning: there are lots of books and stories to add to your TBR-pile. This is a link-list for the books and stories nominated for the Nebula Awards, handed out by SFWA. About the Nebulas: The Nebula Awards® are voted on, and presented by,... Continue Reading →

Reading the Hugo Awards finalists

So many great writers and editors, so many fantastic stories and publications, so much awesomeness. The list of Hugo Awards finalists is pretty darn amazing this year. Some of my personal favourites are on this list, and some (a lot...) I have yet to read. Here is a TBR list with links to most of... Continue Reading →

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