Charlotte Ashley

Charlotte Ashley

Charlotte Ashley is a writer, editor, critic, and bookseller in Toronto, Canada. She is also the administrator of the Friends of the Merril Short Story Contest, former reprints editor for Apex Magazine, and publisher of PSG Publishing. Her short fiction appears in a range of venues.


‘La Clochemar’, Clockwork Canada ed. Dominik Parisien, (Exile Editions, 2016)

‘More Heat Than Light’, The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (forthcoming)

'The Will of Parliament,'  The Sockdolager, Winter 2015

'Eleusinian Mysteries,' Luna Station Quarterly #23, September 2015

'The Posthuman Condition,' Kaleidotrope, Summer 2015 (Winner, 2015 Kaleidotrope Reader’s Poll)

'Sigrid Under the Mountain,'  The Sockdolager, Summer 2015

'La Héron,' The Magazine of Fantasy and Science Fiction, March/April 2015

‘Aisthesis’, Fierce Family ed. Bart Lieb (Crossed Genres, 2014).

Awards and Memberships

Associate Member, SFWA

Member, SF Canada

Member, Canadian Science Fiction and Fantasy Association

Member, The Friends of the Merril Collection

Member, The Alcuin Society

Winner, 2015 Kaleidotrope Reader's Poll

Winner, 2009 National Book Collecting Prize

Related Experience

Moderator, Worldbuilding Round-table, 49th Bookshelf (forthcoming)

Panelist, SFContario (2015)

Panelist, Ad Astra Toronto (2015) 

Participant, SF Signal Mind Meld: Short Fiction Favourites (March 2015)

Panelist, Friends of the Merril Collection diversity roundtable (2014)

Participant, The Recommend, 49th Bookshelf (May 2014)

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