About the Author

Merc Fenn Wolfmoor is a queer non-binary writer who likes dinosaurs, robots, monsters, and cookies. Their fiction has appeared in Lightspeed, UncannyFireside, Nightmare, and others. Merc is also a 2016 Nebula Award finalist for their story, “This Is Not A Wardrobe Door,” which has been reprinted in PodCastle (audio), Cicada (2018), and The Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017, along with translations into Chinese and Portuguese. Their debut short story collection, SO YOU WANT TO BE A ROBOT (Lethe Press, 2017), is available in paperback and ebook.

Merc is mostly found on Twitter @Merc_Wolfmoor and sometimes playing in cardboard boxes.


My pronouns in the third person are they/them/their. Honorofics: I prefer none, but you can use Mr. or Mx. if necessary.


There is a contact page at the top of the site or you may email me directly here.

Forthcoming Work

You can check the Published Fiction page for what’s currently available.