Adria Bailton spends her day focusing on the nuclei of atoms, and imagines entire worlds and universes to share.Her first published poetry and short fiction were in her high school’s fiction magazine some decades ago. Her first paid short fiction was in 2021 to Wyldblood Flash. Her piece at Constelación Magazine is available in both English and Spanish. Adria is an Associate Member of the SFWA.

Writing from the U.S. Pacific Northwest and the traditional territory of several Indigenous nations, including the Stillaguamish, Suquamish, and Duwamish, she lives with a couple human roommates, a few axolotls, several fish, and two dogs.

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Adria Bailton

Writer Community Activities

Adria has been or is currently a slush reader for Interstellar Flight Press, a Market Checker for The Submission Grinder (which just means I have more excuse to live on that site), and a Moderator for WriteHive 2023. She participates as a rotating host for #Writephant writer chat on Mastodon.


You may have met Adria at one of the following conferences:
Flights of Foundry ’21 and ’23 as an attendee
Surrey Writers International Conference ’22 & ’23 as an attendee
WriteHive 2023 as a moderator

Fiction by Adria


Forthcoming! “W.F.A. #31” in Worlds of Possibility
July 1, 2023 ZNB Year 1 Anthology in print, containing “A Dress of Flowers”

une 29, 2023 “Submerged” REPRINT in audio format at Manawaker Studio’s Flash Fiction Podcast
April – National Poetry Month Daily Poem (on Discord, Twitter, and Mastodon) collected on Adria Bailton website



Gnashing Teeth from the Deep and The Children Hang On Tight, A Checklist – Issue 2 of Constelación Magazine – Myths and Monsters – October 5, 2021
In the Country of Shadow – Adria Bailton website – August 6, 2021
Submerged – Wyld Flash – March 19, 2021