Ghosts. Random lake monsters and cannibals. That gnarled, bloody hand that grabs your ankles on the stairs. These are the things Nicole M. Wolverton fears and writes about.


“The Trajectory of Dreams is unsettling, beautifully written, and truly original. In Lela White, Nicole Wolverton has created one of the most haunting characters in contemporary fiction. This is a remarkable debut.”

–Emily St. John Mandel, author of  STATION ELEVEN

Short Fiction

Waiting for Winter
“Front Street lay awash in tombstone grays, even against the garish storefronts that line it. Mama is only freshly buried.”

– Shiver anthology, January 2021


Evil Returns as Evil
Reimagining Fox Mulder’s soul group in “The Field Where I Died,” episode 5, season 4 of the television show The X-Files.

Outside In Trusts No One, 2020