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“Dry Spell” in Denizens of Distant Realms

| December 26, 2019

One of the stories in my fantasy collection,┬áDenizens of Distant Realms, began life as a fantastical history story. “Dry Spell” was originally about an enslaved Romani woman living in colonial Virginia during an extensive drought. Based on the research I had done, this scenario was plausible–there were Romani slaves in the American colonies, and there […]