“Words and their meanings have weight in the world of matter, shaping and reshaping realities through a most ancient alchemy. Even my own writings—so damnably powerless–may have just enough power to reach the right person and to tell the right truth, and change the nature of things.”
― Alix E. Harrow, The Ten Thousand Doors of January

I’m currently teaching myself how to write fiction. I’ll be posting new pieces I’m playing with here. If you’d like updates via email, drop your address below 🤍

Until that message.

Type: Writing toward novel | Genre: Speculative Fiction | Date: June 10, 2022 | Author: Lala Jackson I had gotten to the point where our covert war felt normal, but it wasn’t what I had ever wanted to raise my children in. I struggle with the shame of it—how much, when I received that message from Cace, I was excited to diveContinue reading “Until that message.”

Angels + Super Weird Humans

Type: Free write | Genre: Speculative Fiction | Date: May 18, 2022 | Author: Lala Jackson What we do doesn’t make sense. On paper, sure. Protect the humans. Try to provide a little order to their chaos. Give ‘em lil’ reminders of hope, like the twenty-dollar bill they forgot was in their spring jacket or a card from their greatContinue reading “Angels + Super Weird Humans”


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