Episode #65: Field Biology of the Wee Fairies

By Naomi Kritzer | Narrated by Brea Grant

“Field Biology of the Wee Fairies”—published in Apex Magazine, issue 112, September 2018.

Read online here: https://apex-magazine.com/field-biology-of-the-wee-fairies/

Naomi Kritzer is a speculative fiction writer and blogger. Her 2015 short story “Cat Pictures Please” was a Locus Award and Hugo Award winner and was nominated for a Nebula Award. She has lived in London and Nepal. She currently lives in Minnesota and blogs on local elections.

This Apex Magazine podcast was produced by KT Bryski. Music in this podcast includes “The Snow Queen” and “Sneaky Adventure,” both by Kevin MacLeod and licensed under the Creative Commons Attribution license. For more information, visit him at www.incompetech.com.

Our narrator for this episode is Brea Grant. Brea is an e-reader who moonlights as an actress and filmmaker (most recently, she can be seen on the television show The Arrangement and in movies like A Ghost Story and Dead Awake) and daylights as a podcast co-host on the show Reading Glasses. She writes comic books, reads sci-fi, and thinks ghosts are funny. You know her face from television.

Apex Magazine podcast, copyright Apex Publications.


  • Naomi Kritzer

    Naomi Kritzer has been writing science fiction and fantasy for twenty years. Her short story “Cat Pictures Please” won the 2016 Hugo and Locus Awards and was nominated for the Nebula Award. A collection of her short stories was released in 2017 and her YA novel, tentatively called Welcome to Catnet, is forthcoming from Tor Books. She lives in St. Paul, Minnesota with her spouse, two kids, and four cats. The number of cats is subject to change without notice.

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