“Meat Cute” is a sapphic short story in Brigid Gate Press’s Dangerous Waters: Deadly Women of the Sea anthology. It released January 10, 2023 and stars a lady kraken and deep sea mermaid with eco-horror themes.
Content warnings below.
Lady Leviathan awakens from a centuries long slumber, and the ocean, her home, has become a living nightmare.
-Deep sea mermaid
-Is it snack time?
The names of these dangerous ladies of the sea:
Lady Leviathan + Ianthe
Author’s attempt to draw Ianthe:
Some content within this story may be triggering or disturbing to some readers. Reader discretion is advised. Content includes but is not limited to:
Blood, animal death (bycatch caught in ghost nets), distress/grief, wound tending, monsters eating people. But no graphic descriptions.
Please read with care.