Short Fiction

Dream-Hunter in Omenana (2016)
Thandiwe’s Tokoloshe in African Monsters (2015) – reviewed variously including Storyological
The Paragon of Knowledge in The Future Fire (2015)
The Last Pantheon (with Tade Thompson – Nigeria) in AfroSF Vol. 2 (2015)
The Girl Who Called the World (Feb 2014) in ‘Fierce Families’ (QUILTBAG) anthology and The Museum of All Things Awesome and That Go Boom (2016)
Case notes of a witchdoctor published in The World SF Blog (March 2013)
Azania published in AfroSF (December 2012) and reprinted (2015): ‘How to Live On Other Planets
Other published short stories of note:



Nick signing copies of "Subterfuge" which features his story "Thirstlands".

Nick signing copies of Subterfuge
which features his story Thirstlands.
To read The Guardian review click here
and to read the Strange Horizons review click here.


Probe is the South African science fiction society’s magazine. The UK publications in which Nick’s short fiction have appeared are Works a UK magazine of “slipstream” fiction, Scheherazade a magazine of fantasy, science fiction and gothic romance, the ezine Infinity Plus and the sf/fantasy magazine Interzone.

God in the Box” was translated into French and published in the Utopiales anthology in 2003. To read the God in the Box as published in Interzone 187 in 2003 click here or to read the Tangent review of “God in the Box” click here. Nick’s stories have both won and been among the runners-up in the annual Science Fiction South Africa’s short story competition.

Nick is currently working on a sequence of stories set on the Moon, with a man torn between the calling of his ancestors and the call of Mars.