Genre blending fantasy, sci-fi, horror stories and novels.
Karen Bayly is a writer, software tester, and author of the cross genre steampunk novel, Fortitude. Her passion for writing began as a child when she wrote soap operas for Barbie, Ken, and a host of other dollies to perform. These days it’s her PhD in biology and research background that informs her writing, a fusion of science fiction, horror, and fantasy.
Her short stories and poems have appeared in journals such as Crystal Lake Publishing's Shallow Waters, Black Beacon Books, several Black Hare Press anthologies, Black Petals Horror Magazine, Overland, Toasted Cheese, Yellow Mama Webzine, Skive Magazine, Voluted Tales, and Every Day Fiction. She lives in Sydney, Australia with two indoor cats, a guitar, and a ukulele.
May 30, 2019
“A captivating combination of adventure, heart, and hijinks! As with all my favorite books, I didn’t want Fortitude to end.”
Angela Dorsey, Novelist
“So much universe, and so little time.”