Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Apex Magazine Podcast

Aug 1, 2017

"If a Bird Can Be a Ghost" by Allison Mills -- published in Apex Magazine issue 99, August 2017.

Read it here: 

Allison Mills is a Cree and settler writer, archivist, librarian, and researcher with a thing about ghosts. Allison’s critical work has appeared in The Looking Glass and in Archivaria, where it won the 2016 Dodds Prize. She currently lives and works on unceded Musqueam, Tsleil-Waututh, and Squamish land in Vancouver, BC.

This Apex Magazine podcast was produced by Mahvesh Murad. Music used with kind permission of!

Our narrator this month is Amy H. Sturgis. Amy H. Sturgis earned her Ph.D. in Intellectual History from Vanderbilt University, teaches at Lenoir-Rhyne University, and specializes in Science Fiction/Fantasy and Indigenous American Studies. She is one of the staff members behind the Hugo Award-winning StarShipSofa podcast and the Editor in Chief of Hocus Pocus Comics. An Oklahoma native of mixed European/Cherokee background, Sturgis lives with her husband in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Carolina. Her official website is

Apex Magazine Podcast, Copyright Apex Publications.

Apex Magazine is a monthly short fiction zine focused on dark science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Find us at