INSIGNIA VOL. 5 includes 8 science fiction stories with Asian characters and/or settings.
‘Stars Bright as Light’ by Joyce Chng
‘Islets of the Blest’ by Nidhi Singh
‘Uncle Ping’s Evening Farewell’ by Ray Daley
‘Connecting Through the Cosmos’ by Holly Schofield
‘The Galaxy’s Cube’ by Jeremy Szal
‘Kill / Switch’ by L. Chan
‘The Drowning Pool’ by Vonnie W. Crist
‘Love and Relativity’ by Stewart C. Baker
About the Author
Kelly Matsuura grew up in Victoria, Australia, but always dreamed she would live abroad. She has lived in northern China and Michigan in the US, and over ten years in Nagoya, Japan, where she now lives permanently. Kelly has published numerous short stories online; in group anthologies; and in several self-published anthologies. Her stories have been published by Visibility Fiction, Crushing Hearts & Black Butterfly Publishing, A Murder of Storytellers, and Ink and Locket Press. She majored in Asian Studies at university, and currently studies Japanese, Chinese and German. Her other hobbies include cooking, knitting, sewing, and traveling. As the creator and editor for The Insignia Series, Kelly uses her knowledge of Asian cultures to help other indie authors produce great diverse stories and to share the group’s work with a new audience.