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Shweta grew up in Madras, lives in Seattle, and writes speculative fiction. She learns kung fu, has graduate degrees in Physics and Astronomy, and has worked as actuary and data analyst. She is frenemies with ADHD, knows far more about Hindu mythology than is good for her, and attended Clarion West in 2017. She lives with her spouse and child.
Published Jul 13, 2018 · 5,715 words (21 minutes) · 3 likes · 1612 views
When a village mountain disappears under the cover of darkness with her friend on board, a young girl gets the chance to be the heroine she'd always dreamed of being—but it's not quite what she’d imagined. Author Shweta Adhyam grew up in Madras and now lives in Seattle, and was a 2017 attendee of Clarion West.