Wednesday, December 21, 2011

Midweek Fiction: Delia Sherman, "The Ghost of Cwmlech Manor"

If you've never read Delia Sherman's fiction before, then this short story - featuring a very determined ghost, steampunk automatons, and a smart heroine - is a delightful place to start. If you have read Delia Sherman's fiction, then you know that you are in for a treat.

"The Ghost of Cwmlech Manor"originally appeared in Steampunk!: An Anthology of Fantastically Rich and Strange Stories, edited by Kelly Link and Gavin J. Grant. It was reprinted on


  1. Also, cross-dressing! Mustn't forget that.

  2. Yes! Though you know it's a good story when the cross-dressing is the fun thing I forget to mention.