Bibliography of Mary E. Lowd

For stories that are available for free online, check out Deep Sky Anchor.
To learn about collections of Mary's short fiction, check out her anthologies page.
For more information about individual stories, check out this publications page.

Books

The Entropy Fountain (The Entangled Universe #2), published by Aethon Books (upcoming)

Entanglement Bound (The Entangled Universe #1)
, published by Aethon Books (upcoming -- 2020)

Commander Annie and Other Adventures, published by Argyll Productions (upcoming)

Lunar Cavity, published by Goal Publications (2020)

When a Cat Loves a Dog
, published by Goal Publications (2020)

Tri-Galactic Trek
, published by FurPlanet (December, 2019)
          Nomination for Leo Literary Award in the Anthologies category (2019)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2019)

Nexus Nine
, published by FurPlanet (July, 2019)
          Leo Literary Award recipient in the Novellas category (2019)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2019)
          Nomination for Cˇyotl Award for Best Novel (2019)

Jove Deadly's Lunar Detective Agency
, co-written with Garrett Marco, published by FurPlanet (March, 2019)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2019)

The Snake's Song: A Labyrinth of Souls Novel
, published by ShadowSpinners Press (March, 2018)
          Leo Literary Award recipient in the Novellas category (2018)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2018)

Otters In Space 3: Octopus Ascending
, published by FurPlanet (June, 2017)
          Nomination for Leo Literary Award (2017)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2017)
         
The Necromouser and Other Magical Cats,
published by FurPlanet (September, 2015)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2015)
          Furry Writers' Guild Book of the Month (March, 2016)

In a Dog's World
, published by FurPlanet (July, 2015)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2015)

Otters In Space 2:  Jupiter, Deadly
, published by FurPlanet (July, 2013)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2013)
          Nomination for Cˇyotl Award for Best Anthropomorphic Novel (2013)

Otters In Space:  The Search for Cat Havana,
published by FurPlanet (January, 2012), self-published (August, 2010)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Novel (2010)
          Furry Writers' Guild Book of the Month (January, 2012)



Stories
First Printing:
  • "Returning the Lyre," Kaleidotrope (upcoming)
  • "Between the Black Holes," The Lorelei Signal (upcoming)
  • "Paper Horn," Daily Science Fiction (upcoming)
  • "In the Roots of the World Tree," Typewriter Emergencies (upcoming)
  • "Courtship FTL," Analog Science Fiction & Fact (upcoming)
  • "Nawry the Noodlebeast," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "The Soul of the Forest," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "When the Universe Listens," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Rumpel's Gift," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Speed Questing," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Commander Annie," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Greatest of Them All," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Octopus Ex Machina," ROAR 11 (upcoming)
  • "Huckle's Puddle," Cards of Fate (upcoming)
  • "No Catch," Queer Sci Fi's Innovation (upcoming)
  • "Fox in the Hen House," Dancing in the Moonlight:  Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology (September, 2013)
  • "In a Cat's Eyes," Dancing in the Moonlight:  Rainfurrest 2013 Charity Anthology (September, 2013)
  • "Cyclops on Safari,"  Penn Cove Literary Arts Award (June, 2013)
  • "Meet Archive," Daily Science Fiction (November, 2011)
  • "Shreddy and the Zomb-dogs," Anthropomorphic Dreams Podcast, AD 035 (November, 2011) -- read by Peter Katt
  • "Fetching Asteroids," Allasso, Volume 1:  Shame (November, 2011)
  • "Where the Heart Is," Stories of Camp RainFurrest (September, 2011)
  • "The Canoe Race" written with Daniel Lowd, Stories of Camp RainFurrest (September, 2011)
  • "Daisy Chaining," Untied Shoelaces of the Mind, Issue #5 (September, 2011) -- audio version read by Harriet Whitbread
  • "Slug Time," COSMOS (August, 2011) -- online version
  • "Of Behemoths and Bureaucrats," Golden Visions Magazine, No. 15 (July, 2011) -- print issue
  • "The Nebula Was Empty," Spaceports and Spidersilk (June, 2011)
  • "Harvesting Wishes," The Lorelei Signal (January, 2011)
  • "Life with the Tumblers," Jim Baen's Universe, Issue #22 (Vol. 4 Num. 4) (December, 2009)
  • "The Parable of  Two Queens," Beyond Centauri, Issue #23 (January, 2009)


Reprints:

  • "The Carousel of Spirits," Epona's Children (upcoming)
  • "Lunar Cavity," The Furry Megapack (upcoming)
  • "Heart of an Orca, Grace of a Cat," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "The Ugly Sapling," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Katelynn and the Hummingbird," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Summer Strawberries," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Huckle's Puddle," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "Geese and Gingerbread," Commander Annie and Other Adventures (upcoming)
  • "The Canoe Race," The Voice of Dog (upcoming)

Awards:
  • "Ecto-Cafe," Leo Literary Award (2019)
  • "This Dog For Hire," Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2019)
  • "When a Cat Loves a Dog," Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "Fox in the Hen House," Cˇyotl Award for Best Short Story (2013)
  • "Foreknowledge," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (4th Quarter, 2012)
  • "St. Kalwain and the Lady Uta," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (3rd Quarter, 2012)
  • "Magtwilla and the Mouse," Allasso Editor's Choice Award for Best Dramatic Work (Spring, 2012)
  • "Fetching Asteroids," Allasso Prize for Fiction, Finalist (Fall, 2011)
  • "The Canoe Race," Cˇyotl Award for Best General Short Story (2011)
  • "Panda-Mensional," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (2nd Quarter, 2011)
  • "The Hand-Havers," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (1st Quarter, 2011)
  • "Meet Archive," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (3rd Quarter, 2010)
  • "We Can Remember It For You Retail," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (2nd Quarter, 2009)
  • "The Ambi-Cognitive Man," Writers of the Future Honorable Mention (4th Quarter, 2008)
  • "Emmanuel and the Cannibals," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (4th Quarter, 2006)
  • "A Second Enchanted Evening," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (2nd Quarter, 2006)
  • "Life with the Tumblers," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (1st Quarter, 2006)
  • "The Parable of  Two Queens,"  Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (3rd Quarter, 2005)
  • "My Words Like Silent Raindrops," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (1st Quarter, 2005)
  • "Of Behemoths and Bureaucrats," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (4th Quarter, 2004)
  • "The Faithless, the Tentacled, and the Light," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (3rd Quarter, 2004)
  • "Rekindle the Sun," Writers of the Future Quarter Finalist (2nd Quarter, 2004)

Nominations:
  • "Black Out In Space," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2019)
  • "Ecto-Cafe," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2019)
  • "Of Starwhals and Spaceships," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2018)
  • "Not All Dogs," Nomination for Leo Literary Award (2018)
  • "Wing Day," Nomination for Leo Literary Award (2018)
  • "The Moon Like an Unhatched Egg," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2017)
  • "One Alien's Wreckage," Nomination for Leo Literary Award (2017)
  • "The Moon Like an Unhatched Egg," Nomination for Leo Literary Award (2017)
  • "Marge the Barge," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2016)
  • "Questor's Gambit," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2016)
  • "Sheeperfly's Lullaby," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2016)
  • "Lunar Cavity," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2015)
  • "A Real Stand-Up Guy," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "The Carousel of Spirits," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "The Best Puppy Ever," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "The Wharf Cat's Mermaid," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2014)
  • "In a Cat's Eyes,"  Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2013)
  • "Fox in the Hen House,"  Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2013)
  • "St. Kalwain and the Lady Uta," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Hot Chocolate for the Unicorn," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Magtwilla and the Mouse," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "One Night in Nocturnia," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Shreddy and the Christmas Ghost," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2012)
  • "Fetching Asteroids," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2011)
  • "Shreddy and the Zomb-dogs," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2011)
  • "Where the Heart Is," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2011)
  • "Gerty and the Doesn't-Smell-Like-a-Melon," Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Short Fiction (2010)


Editing

Zooscape, Issue 0 - ?, published by Zooscape (ongoing)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Magazine (2019)

ROAR Volume 10
, published by FurPlanet (July, 2019)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2019)

ROAR Volume 9, published by FurPlanet (July, 2018)
          Leo Literary Award recipient in the Anthologies category (2018)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2018)

ROAR Volume 8
, published by FurPlanet (June, 2017)
          Nomination for Leo Literary Award (2017)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2017)

ROAR Volume 7, published by FurPlanet (June, 2016)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2016)

ROAR Volume 6, published by FurPlanet (July, 2015)
          Nomination for Ursa Major Award for Best Other Literary Work (2015)
          Nomination for Cˇyotl Award for Best Anthology (2015)



Non-Fiction

"Issue 038 Author Interview: Mary E. Lowd and Looking for Sentience," Luna Station Quarterly (June, 2019)

"Thoughts on 'When He Stopped Crying,'" Electric Spec Blog (February, 2019)

"Member Spotlight: Mary E. Lowd," Furry Writers' Guild (February, 2019)

"Author Interview: Mary E. Lowd," No Wasted Ink (January, 2019)

"Stories Filled With Light," The Astounding Analog Companion (August, 2018)

"Thoughts on 'The Blood Portal,'" Electric Spec Blog (May, 2018)

"Thoughts on 'Anger is a Porcupine, Sadness is a Fish,'" Electric Spec Blog (February, 2018)

"Thoughts on 'The Fish Kite,'" Electric Spec Blog (November, 2017)

"Am I Furry?: Fandom Vs. Genre," Furries Among Us 2: More Essays on Furries by Furries (August, 2017)

"When Furry Fiction Meets Dark Fiction," guest post on ShadowSpinners (March, 2017)

"Interview Series: Interview with Author Mary E. Lowd," interview by Cynthia Ray on ShadowSpinners (Marcy, 2017)

"Teddy Graham S'mores," a recipe in Ad Astra: The 50th Anniversary SFWA Cookbook, edited by Cat Rambo & Fran Wilde (May, 2015)

"Writing Fury Speculative Fiction," guest post on Jester Harley's Manuscript Page by Anne E. Johnson (August, 2013)
     Reprinted in MEOW:  The Award-Winning Newsletter of the Cat Writers' Association (Summer, 2014)
     Reprinted in The Furry Writers' Guild Blog (August, 2014)

"Creating Cover Art," bonus essay included in Free Guide to Self-Publishing and Book Promotion:  Inside Secrets from an Author Whose Self-Published Books Sold in Thousands by Valerie Estelle Frankel (June, 2012)

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