Carin Marais is a copy writer by day and a writer of speculative fiction by night. She writes in both English and Afrikaans and her work has been published in Jou wêreld, Speculative Grammarian, and Every Day Fiction. Her work was also featured in the Brighton Digital Festival’s Geo-Writing project (2014), the non-fiction anthology Brose genade: ’n Bundel opgedra aan kankervegters (2015), and the first Jozi Flash anthology (2016). Her Afrikaans fiction has also won an award at INK.org.za and was included in their anthology of 2016’s best writing, INKspraak. Carin was also the guest on episode 17 of The Folklore Podcast, entitled “Folklore in Fantasy Fiction”.