Hermit Thrush

Hello! My real name is Julia LaFond, and I'm a grad student in Pennsylvania. I enjoy creative writing in my spare time, especially sci-fi and fantasy.

213 Readings on his/her/their works


Image of roger walker
Short Fiction

The Mask

“Nem, come here.” My mother bent down and held out a box. “You’re growing up, so I thought it was time for you to have this.”
I took the package from here and slid the lid off. The ... [+]

Qualified Button Fiction Spring 2019
Short Fiction

Candle in the Dark

I tightened and untightened the straps on my pack as I stared into the entrance to the caverns. I had always taken it for granted, but today it seemed menacing, like a bottomless black pit that no ... [+]

Qualified Set Stories Free 2018