About me

Kate Francia is a speculative fiction writer and editor. Her short stories have been published in Electric Literature, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Fireside Magazine, and elsewhere. She is currently at work on a novel.

Kate edited the historical speculative fiction short story anthology The Haunted Quill (2021, Megara Publishing). She is the co-founder and editor of Megara Publishing, an independent speculative fiction publishing house.

She lives in the New York area with her husband and toddler.


  • B.A. Medieval History and Literature, Harvard University
  • M.S. Ed. Adolescent Literacy, Fordham University
  • MFA Speculative Fiction Writing, Sarah Lawrence College