Kate Heartfield

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Kate Heartfield's first novel, Armed in Her Fashion, is coming in spring 2018 from ChiZine Publications. She is also working on an interactive novel based on the Canterbury Tales, for Choice of Games. Her short science fiction and fantasy stories have appeared in places such as Strange Horizons, Daily Science Fiction, Escape Pod and elsewhere. She lives in Canada. She is on Twitter as @kateheartfield and her website is www.heartfieldfiction.com.

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This Is the Humming Hour

Published Sep 19, 2017 · 1,208 words (5 minutes) · 1 like · 570 views

Fantasy Literary Fiction Strange


Featured November 9, 2017



The Semaphore Society

Published Sep 19, 2017 · 2,989 words (11 minutes) · 7 likes · 871 views

Science Fiction

The talented Kate Heartfield of Ottawa, Canada brings us “The Semaphore Society,” a story with something for everyone: near-future technology, a new written language born of need and creativity, suspense, and perhaps the most relatable feeling of all... social anxiety on the internet. Give it a read!