Rich Larson

Rich Larson was born in West Africa, has studied in Rhode Island and worked in Spain, and at twenty-three now writes from Edmonton, Alberta. His short fiction has been nominated for the Sturgeon Award and appears in multiple Year’s Best anthologies, as well as in magazines such as Asimov’s, Analog, Clarkesworld, F&SF, Interzone, Strange Horizons, Lightspeed, and multiple times previously in Beneath Ceaseless Skies. Find him at

Stories by Rich Larson:
“The Delusive Cartographer”Issue #187, November 24, 2015
“The King in the Cathedral”Issue #166, February 5, 2015

Reprinted in Year’s Best Science Fiction & Fantasy, 2016, ed. Rich Horton

“The Mermaid Caper”Issue #119, April 18, 2013

"Well-done characters" —Lois Tilton, Locus online

Podcasts by Rich Larson:
BCS 144: The King in the CathedralIssue #167, February 19, 2015