Ashleigh Shears is a speculative fiction writer and engineer from Toronto. She is currently working on a sci-fi novel about an 80-year-old lesbian having a very bad day.


Ashleigh Shears has the following works available at Clarkesworld:

What Happens in Solarium Square 21

FICTION by Ashleigh Shears in Issue 164 – May 2020

The Body rots faster than expected. By the time they all agree on how to take advantage of the opportunity, the skin has gone green like exposed bronze. The hair lasts the longest without intervention, though they do eventually need wigs. Ordering wigs isn’t that suspicious. Neither is buying a bigger freezer. The same cannot […]
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