About Stewart

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Stewart C Baker is an academic librarian, speculative fiction writer, and occasional haikuist. His fiction has appeared in Writers of the Future, Nature, Galaxy’s Edge, and Flash Fiction Online, among other places. Stewart was born in England, has lived in South Carolina, Japan, and California (in that order), and currently resides in Oregon with his family­­—although if anyone asks, he’ll usually say he’s from the Internet.


Awards, Shortlists, etc.

Friends of the Merril Short Story Award – winner, 2017
Canopus Award – finalist, 2017
Baen Memorial Contest – finalist, 2017
Baen Fantasy Award – finalist, 2016
Quantum Shorts flash fiction contest – short-list, 2016
Writers of the Future – 1st place winner, quarter 2, 2015
James White Award – long-list, 2015
Baen Memorial Contest – finalist, 2014
Baen Memorial Contest – finalist, 2013
Writers of the Future – semi-finalist, quarter 3, 2010