Celeste Rita Baker, Fiction Writer

Celeste Rita Baker is a Virgin Islander who currently resides on St. Thomas. She has published short stories in Lightspeed, The Caribbean Writer, Calabash, Margin’s Magical Realism, Scarab, Moko Magazine, Abyss & Apex, Strange Horizons, and is included in the anthologies People of Colo(u)r Destroy Fantasy, An Alphabet of Embers, Black Science Fiction Society’s Genesis, The Outcast Hours and The Apex Book of World SF 4. Celeste is a 2019 graduate of Clarion West. Baker’s genres include Speculative Fiction, Magical Realism and Reality Based Fiction in which she writes in Standard English and in Caribbean dialect.


Future Tense/Caribbean Imaginary