Short Stories (top 20!)

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Count Rumford - The Wild Word, 2019

Mount Peace - The Other (out late January, 2018, only available through Amazon)

The Devil Will Find You - Woven Tale Press, 2017, NEW: nominated for 2018 Pushcart Prize in fiction, and Best American Short Stories (BASS) 2018

Black Stockings - The Wild Word (Berlin, Germany), 2017 NEW: selected for 2017 Best of the Wild Word

Phobia - (published in November 2017) Varnish Magazine 2017

The Pearls - (published in August) Gravel Literary Magazine, 2017

Elderly Man Kills Wife, Self - (published in August) Oyster River Pages, 2017 NEW: nominated for 2018 Best of American Short Stories (BASS) 2018

Avalon - (published in August) Saturday Evening Post, 2017

Sherry at the Knights of Columbus - Saturday Evening Post, 2017

Blue Gardenia - (published in August) - Anti-Heroin Chic, 2017

Willows - Opossum Press (print edition out December 2017)

Bella By Barlight - EastLit Journal, 2016

Chickadees - Emry's Journal, 2016

Wasps - Falling Star Magazine, 2016 (print only)

A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square

Mugwah, the Winged Tortoise of Love

Why Can't He Be You?


A Portrait of the Artist with a Younger Man








 The Pearls