Sherry D. Ramsey
Sherry D. Ramsey writes speculative fiction for both adults and young adults, and is one of the founding editors of Cape Breton's Third Person Press. She has published over thirty short stories nationally and internationally, and her award-winning debut novel, One's Aspect to the Sun, launched in 2013 from Edmonton's Tyche Books. The sequel, Dark Beneath the Moon (Tyche Books) followed in 2015, and a third book in the Nearspace series, Beyond the Sentinel Stars, released in 2017. She has also published the YA fantasy The Seventh Crow (Dreaming Robot Press, 2015), and the middle grade science fiction adventure, Planet Fleep (2018). Some of her short stories are collected in To Unimagined Shores (2011) and The Cache and Other Stories (2017). Her most recent short fiction has appeared in Wild Musette Journal and The Young Explorer's Adventure Guide, v.5. She's currently adding more titles to her urban fantasy Olympia Investigations series and working on a comic fantasy novel as well as a new Nearspace book.
Sherry has co-edited six anthologies of regional short fiction with Third Person Press and conducted numerous writing workshops in person and online. A member of the Writer’s Federation of Nova Scotia Writer’s Council, Sherry is also a past Vice-President and Secretary-Treasurer of SF Canada and is currently SFC's website administrator. She is an active participant with Writers In The Schools and loves talking to students about writing and creativity. You can visit Sherry online, read her blog, follow her on Twitter and Instagram @sdramsey, and find some free fiction and sample chapters on her website.Publications
Beacon and Other Stories, forthcoming September 2019
Toil and Trouble: An Olympia Investigations Novella, December 2018 ISBN 9781775260899
Beyond the Sentinel Stars, Tyche Books, December 2017 ISBN 9781928025788
Dark Beneath the Moon, Tyche Books, September 2015 ISBN 9781928025313
One's Aspect to the Sun, Tyche Books, November 2013 ISBN 9780991836963
The Murder Prophet, Canada, 2014, ISBN 9780993897306
To Unimagined Shores: Collected Stories, Third Person Press, December 2011 ISBN 9780981102542
Unearthed: The Speculative Elements Vol. 3. Co-Editor. Third Person Press, June 2012, ISBN 9780981102566.
"The Big Freeze". Semaphore Magazine, March 2010.
"Encountering Evie". Destination: Future, USA, Hadley Rille Books, February 2010.
"The Ambassador's Staff". Thoughtcrime Experiments, April 2009, Sumana Harihareswara and Leonard Richardson http://thoughtcrime.crummy.com/2009.
Airborne: The Speculative Elements Vol. 2. Co-Editor. Third Person Press, October 2010, ISBN 9780981102511.
Undercurrents: A Cape Breton Anthology of Speculative Fiction, Co-Editor. Canada, Third Person Press, December 2008 ISBN 9780981102504.
"Summer of the Widows". Speculative Realms: Where There's a Will, There's a Way, Australia, Speculative Realms, July 2008 ISBN 9781409219439.
"Signs & Portents". Oceans of the Mind, March 2003; reprint Simulacrum, Issue 6, September 2004.
"On The Road With Fiamong's Rule". Neo-opsis, September 2003.
"The Halfhigh Vexation". On Spec: The Canadian Magazine of Speculative Fiction, Winter 1999.
"Circle". The Day The Men Went To Town, Canada, Breton Books, 1999 ISBN 1895415438.
Planet Fleep: A Science Twins Adventure, June 2018 ISBN 9781775260837
The Seventh Crow, Dreaming Robot Press, 2015, ISBN 9781940924083Awards
One's Aspect To The Sun, Speculative Fiction Book of the Year, 2015, Book Publishers' Association of Alberta