Octavia Cade is a speculative fiction writer from New Zealand. She’s sold over fifty stories to markets including Clarkesworld, Asimov’s, and Strange Horizons. She’s won three Sir Julius Vogel awards and is a Bram Stoker nominee. She attended Clarion West 2016, and was the writer in residence at Massey University in 2020. During that residency, she wrote the cli-fi novella The Impossible Resurrection of Grief, which is due out in May from Stelliform. Her next project is a collection of post-apocalyptic short stories focused on conservation science in NZ, which she plans to work on during her upcoming Michael King residency. You can find her on Twitter at @OJCade.