Swashbuckling heroes, brave deeds, daring do, beautiful Heroines – you won’t find any of that in Medieval Misfits. The book takes some bumbling humans with few good looks and fewer skills, puts them into ridiculous situations.
Vylar Kaftan has published about 40 short stories in places such as Asimov’s, Clarkesworld, and Lightspeed. She was nominated for a Nebula in 2011. She’s the founder of FOGcon, a new sf/f literary convention in the San Francisco Bay Area.