Long Hidden is one of the most amazing projects I've had the pleasure to participate in. I'm honoured to be in the company of such great writers--and so excited that the book is finally available to purchase.
I can't be at the launch party in New York tonight, but maybe you can--it's at Alice's Arbor, from 4-6 pm, and a number of the other writers will be there!
Check out this gorgeous Julie Dillon cover:
My story is called "The Witch of Tarup". It's set in Denmark in 1886. I was lucky to have a fantastic primary source: a memoir written by my great-great-grandmother, and translated by one of her sons. (Disclaimer: none of my family are witches, as far as I know!) Here's how it begins:
Every town has its witch, or so the Midsummer Ballad says, but I had only lived in Tarup a fortnight and I did not know who the witch might be.