Welcome to the website of writer and editor Catherine Lundoff, author of many things fictional and otherwise.

Catherine is the award-winning author of four short story collections: Out of This World:¬†Queer Speculative Fiction Stories, Crave: Tales of Lust, Love and Longing, Night’s Kiss and A Day at the Inn, A Night at the Palace and Other Stories. and two novels (so far), Silver Moon: A Wolves of Wolf’s Point Novel and Medusa’s Touch (written as Emily L. Byrne). She is the editor of the anthologies Haunted Hearths and Sapphic Shades: Lesbian Ghost Stories and the fantastical pirate anthology¬† Scourge of the Seas of Time (and Space), and co-editor, with JoSelle Vanderhooft, of Hellebore and Rue: Tales of Queer Women and Magic. Her short stories have appeared in over 90 publications and her books have won accolades at the Goldie Awards, the Bisexual Book Awards, the Rainbow Awards and the Spectrum Awards. Catherine also writes erotica and romance as Emily L. Byrne. Her works and papers are collected in the SFWA/Gender Studies Collections at the Northern Illinois University Library and in the Tretter Collection at the University of Minnesota.

Learn more about Catherine, her books, short fiction and nonfiction, check out links to some of her favorite things, follow her blog on Dreamwidth, support her on Patreon and find out where she’ll will be appearing next.

The Latest

Read an interview with Catherine about her new anthology, Scourge of the Seas of Time (and Space) at the Skiffy and Fanty Show Blog.

Read an interview with Catherine about Queen of Swords Press at author Jason Sanford’s Patreon, 10/9/18.

Read an interview with Catherine and author Rachel Gold in the St. Cloud Times, 9/11/18.

Catherine was a featured author in Metro Weekly’s OutWrite 2018 Special Summer Issue, 8/3/18.

Listen to Catherine’s talk at DreamHaven Books on starting up a small press, “It’s Not Just a Job, It’s an Adventure!”

Check out her bibliography of “Old(er) Female Protagonists in Science Fiction and Fantasy” – Part 1 and Part 2.

Out of the Past is Catherine’s semi-regular Queer Sci-Fi column on the history of LGBTQ Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror.