Short Stories

What You’re Missing” (~2,900 words) – Cast of Wonders, Ep. 303. May 23, 2018

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“The Creation of Penelope Pine” illustration by Tomislav Tikulen, for IGMS, 2017

The Creation of Penelope Pine” (~6000 words) – InterGalactic Medicine Show, Issue 60. Dec. 2017

If We Live to Be Giants” (997 words) – Fireside Fiction, Sep. 12, 2017

Hell Sat and Bantered” (~5000 words) – InterGalactic Medicine Show, Issue 58. Aug./Sep. 2017

"Hell Sat and Bantered" illustration by Tomislav Tikulen, for IGMS, 2017
“Hell Sat and Bantered” illustration by Tomislav Tikulen, for IGMS, 2017

Where The Demon Lives” (~600 words) – T. Gene Davis’s Speculative Fiction Blog, March 13, 2017

THE ZOMBEE PROJECT 3.0” (~5,900 words) – Escape Pod, Ep. 565, as part of their Artemis Rising series. March 3, 2017. Also printed in Event Horizon 2017: An anthology of authors eligible for the John W.Campbell Award for Best New Writer.

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Collecting Jessup” (~6,000 words) – InterGalactic Medicine Show, Issue 55. Feb./ March 2017.

“Collecting Jessup” illustration by Scott Altmann, for IGMS, 2017

Decay” (~3,700 words) – Crossed Genres, Issue 35. November 1, 2015.

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Reviewed at Quick Sips:

Crossed Genres doesn’t often go full horror, but this is a great examination of the theme, probably the best of the bunch this month in capturing that anticipation and making it crawl up the spine. An excellent story!

Also appeared in Up and Coming: Stories from the 2016 Campbell-Eligible Authors.

Reprinted in audio at Tales to Terrify podcast #274, 2017.

“Unapologetic” – 2015 issue of The Albion Review, a national undergraduate literary journal published annually by Albion College.

Winner of The Albion Review fiction contest, open to all enrolled undergraduates at any college or university.