Chris Willrich

Chris Willrich lives with his family in the otherworldly environs of Silicon Valley, where he works as a children’s librarian. His fiction has appeared in Asimov’s, Black Gate, Fantasy & Science Fiction, and previously in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. His debut novel, The Scroll of Years, set in the same world as “How the Wicker Knight Would Not Move” and featuring the characters Gaunt and Bone from “The Sword of Loving Kindness,” will be released by Pyr Books in Fall 2013. You can find him irregularly on his blog at Goblins in the Library and on Twitter @WillrichChris.



Stories by Chris Willrich:
“How the Wicker Knight Would Not Move”Issue #99, July 11, 2012

"nicely-done... I like the conclusion quite a lot." —Lois Tilton, Locus online

“The Mote-Dancer and the Firelife”Issue #90, Science-Fantasy Month, March 8, 2012

Reprinted in Space Opera, ed. Rich Horton

“The Sword of Loving Kindness, Pt. II”Issue #2, October 23, 2008

"strong"  —Rich Horton, Locus

"Recommended"  —Lois Tilton, IROSF

Honorable Mention, Year's Best SF 26, ed. Gardner Dozois

Recommended Reading, Year's Best SF & F 2009, ed. Rich Horton

“The Sword of Loving Kindness, Pt. I”Issue #1, October 9, 2008

"strong"  —Rich Horton, Locus

"Recommended"  —Lois Tilton, IROSF

Honorable Mention, Year's Best SF 26 (ed. Gardner Dozois)

Recommended Reading, Year's Best SF & F 2009, ed. Rich Horton


Podcasts by Chris Willrich:
“BCS 085: How the Wicker Knight Would Not Move”Issue #100, July 26, 2012
“BCS 077: The Mote-Dancer and the Firelife”Issue #90, Science-Fantasy Month, March 8, 2012

Audio Vault Podcasts by Chris Willrich:
“BCS Audio Vault 001: How the Wicker Knight Would Not Move”Issue #151, June 28, 2014