Nivair H. Gabriel has whiled away her twenty-nine years of life on Earth as a writer, feminist, engineer, photographer, and fangirl. She is a graduate of the Odyssey Writing Workshop and has contributed to io9.com, Fantasy Magazine, Pittsburgh Magazine, MIT’s The Tech, and the Hugo Award-winning Weird Tales. She holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Aerospace Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Currently, she is pursuing a Master of Fine Arts degree in Writing for Children and a Master of Arts degree in Children’s Literature at Simmons CollegeFull bio…

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Queens & Courtesans Release Day

6 October 2016

When I first put up this website, I was at the beginning of a very long illness. That’s why I’ve never managed to fill it up with content, although that’s still my goal. Today, I am progressing in the long tail end of my recovery, and it is the official release date of the anthology … read more

Oh look there’s stuff here now!

19 December 2013

So for the past few years my life has been a whirlwind of activity, and my online life has suffered. Recently, however, I secured the services of one D. Leys, web goddess extraordinaire and purveyor of sassy CSS. Between the time zones of chaotic America and pastoral France, we built this place to catalog my … read more

From Science Fiction to Shakespeare with Sean Maher

1 September 2012

“Firefly and Serenity fans know Sean Maher as Dr. Simon Tam, the most devoted brother and best-dressed surgeon in hundreds of worlds. Next week, Maher will premiere his performance of Don John in Joss Whedon’s adaptation of Much Ado About Nothing. Grinning and freshly caffeinated for his second Dragon*Con, Maher sat down with the Daily … read more