“Incubus”, in Capricious Issue 9: Gender Diverse Pronouns, January 2018.
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The Devan is the controlling AI of an Apis class generation ship. Penny Flint is the on-board engineer assigned to maintain the ship’s ectogenesis module. One day, their professional interactions take a turn for the strange.
“The Good Daughter”, in Wavelengths, June 2018.
The narrator is a software engineer building an AI designed to mimic human behavior for a specialized client. The story follows her attempts to initialize and test the AI’s functions.