Abi Marie Palmer, writer

Hi, my name is Abi, and I write stories about sinister but lovable monsters and maligned misfit heroes. I write tiny stories you can read in the remaining five minutes of your lunch break (which is not nearly enough—you deserve more lunch break!). Check out my latest work below:

Latest story:

A desperate mum reaches out to strangers on the internet for help with her spontaneously combusting daughter. Click to read on Fiction on the Web.

Short fiction online

‘First Breath’, in Optopia Zine

‘Etiquette (and Warfare) for the Modern Swamp Monster’, in 365 Tomorrows

‘The Cult of Huggy Hamster’, in Pulp Modern Flash

Poetry online

‘Shiversleep’ in Nymphs Publications

‘Aftershock’ in Nymphs Publications

Upcoming story

My short story, ‘The Venetian Glass Girl’, will be featured in Kate Wolford’s ‘New Tales of Fairy Godmothers’ anthology, which is due for release in 2022 from World Weaver Press.