Author Notes on “Fall to Her”

I wrote this story at a time when I wanted to be broken. It’s hard to explain that feeling, but I hope the story captures it. A beta reader asked–“why would anyone want to be broken?” The answer? I don’t…

Fall to Her

You want to fall. You want to fall up, sideways, diagonal — towards the sun, or the moons, or the asteroid field. Out here in the vast pin-pricked black, it all feels like falling down.