About Amy

Amy Winters-Voss, also known as Shyredfox, is author of the urban fantasy novel Rise: The Liminal Chronicles. She adores Japan and textile arts.   Other projects she's involved in include:
  • Founded the Anvilite Streamers Corps (a writers, worldbuilders, artists, and TTRPGers Twitch streaming network) and streams several times a week.
  • Runs the vssCollab Twitter based flash fiction challenge and corresponding In Threads zine
  • Writes the Kreative Kaiju zine. It takes a whimsical look at the monsters that keep creatives from being their best. If we can remove the fangs from something, we can conquer it.

  •   Amy was also an organizer for the first WritersCONduit, a grassroots online writers conference. In 2021 she wrangled the calendar, helped with the website, and presented as a panelist and streamed in several panels ranging from beta editors and critique partners to mythology and folklore.

    Links for Books, Social Media & Contact

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    Stories are like air—we can not do without them.
     

    Noteworthy Stories and World Building

    Case of the Missing Dragon of Nonogawa
    Myth | Apr 2, 2022

    When charred encoded pages mysteriously appear, do the characters really want to know what they contain?

    Liminal Chronicles - Side Story   Winner of World Anvil’s World Ember 2019 Myth Category This is the Cold Case contest entry I didn’t get to write in October. I had a blast with the formatting of the letter and CSS for the burn holes.
    ARRIVAL
    Prose | Feb 22, 2022

    In a desperate attempt to find a new home for an orphaned species, a heroic crew takes a gamble on an isolated blue-green orb.

    Sci-Fi - short story   Featured in the Kyanite Publishing 'Healing Words' project. (Unfortunately, Kyanite Publishing closed December 31st, 2020.)

    This story also won 4th place in the Untold Podcast UPC Contest and they created an audio version.

    Misunderstandings

    Mythological Fantasy - short story   Featured in the Kyanite Publishing 'The Sun Always Shines Anthology'. (Unfortunately, Kyanite Publishing closed December 31st, 2020.)
     

    Panels and Presentations

    Yakuza: Facts and Fallout
    presentation for Anime Central online May 22, 2021
    Fairytales/Folklore in Writing
    panel lead for WritersCONduit online June 26, 2021
    Mythology in Writing
    panelist for WritersCONduit online June 26, 2021
    Streamlabs How-To
    panelist for WritersCONduit online June 27, 2021
    Beta Readers
    panelist for WritersCONduit online June 27, 2021

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