Randall is a Texas-based speculative fiction writer who enjoys mangling genres and twisting tropes. He’s happiest chilling on any beach, drifting through Helsinki, and/or building worlds.

Fiction recognition:

2015 Texas Observer contest: Honorable Mention for “The Dolphin Riders” (in the “Sirens” anthology)
2016 Texas Observer contest: Honorable Mention for “Anytime She Goes Away” (online here)
2016 Desi Writers’ Lounge contest: Shortlist for “Karma Garden” (online here)
2017 Texas Observer contest: 1st Runner-Up for “A Thunder Note in an Angry Sky” (online here)
2017 Ouen Press contest: Runner-Up for “Taste of the Broken Sea” (in the “Tasting Notes” anthology)

see Poetry page for poem recognition


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