Maiden, Mother, Crone: Fantastical Trans Femmes

Maiden, Mother, Crone: Fantastical Trans Femmes


Edited by Gwen Benaway
Estimated Release Date: Fall 2018
Page Count: 75
Format: Softcover
Size: 6 x 9
Age Range: Teen & Up


Maiden, Mother, and Crone: Fantastical Trans Femmes is a Bedside Press anthology of new fantastical short fiction by trans women and trans feminine writers curated by celebrated poet and author Gwen Benaway. Drawing on high fantasy and other genres of fantasy writing, Maiden, Mother, and Crone is the first anthology by trans femme authors to explore the realms of magic, supernatural beings, and alternate universes. Enter a universe of wonder where trans femmes are powerful heroines, sorceresses, and warriors fighting against dark forces in vivid magical worlds. Created by celebrated trans femme writers  this anthology will transform the landscape of fantasy fiction and offer radical portals into excitement, danger, and transformation.



  • Kai Cheng Thom
  • Casey Plett
  • Gwen Benaway
  • Alex Morris
  • Annie Mok