Published Work

The Writerly Adventures of a Literary Noob

SHORT STORIES

 

A Very Important Nobody

Baker Street Irregulars: The Game is Afoot - Diversion Books, 2018
A detective in the year 2333 investigates a 500 year old message written for him in a magazine - in his own handwriting.
[CYBERPUNK MYSTERY, TIME PARADOX]
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The Secret Trials of Oscar Bloom

It Came From Miskatonic University, Broken Eye Books, 2020
First, a blood demon knocks over his Ikea bookcase, then he is abducted by a cult. All part of finals week at Miskatonic U.
[OCCULTISM, MYTHOS HORROR, HUMOR]
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Episode 10: A Moon Called Terror - A Rex Kane Adventure

Uchronia - Aurelia Leo, 2019
A hole burned through Phobos, and a lost city on Mars. Rex Kane and the crew are in over their heads again.
[ATOMPUNK SCI-FI, ADVENTURE]
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Figment 13

Space And Time Magazine #122, 2015
The thirteenths migration of a human consciousness to a synthetic medium yields a chilling new potential.
[SCI-FI, PSYCHOLOGICAL HORROR]
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Storm Season

'Building Red: Mission Mars' - Walrus Publications/Amphorae Press, 2015
A soldier on Mars realizes a simulated battle was actually committed on civilians.
[MILITARY SCI-FI, NOIR]
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Who Is The Moe?

Milkfist Magazine #1, 2015
A fiction writer is indoctrinated into the world of espionage over breakfast at a Best Western.
[BIZARRO, POLITICAL SATIRE]
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Dysphoria

'Threads: A NeoVerse Anthology' - Short Story Writing Contest (3rd Place Winner) - Neoglyphic Entertainment, 2016
A celebrity app developer is trapped in a tomb of existential horror when her immersion tank loses power.
[CYBERPUNK, HORROR]
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The Wart of the Deal

'Trumpocalypse! A Total Disaster' - Zelmer Pulp, 2016
Cyborg Lord Trump sends out his last tweet.
[CYBERPUNK, BIZARRO, POLITICAL SATIRE]
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Commingled

'Rusty Blasters: Tales of the Apocalyptic Future' - Rayguns and Mayhem, 2016
After traveling hundreds of light years and half a century in cryosleep, colonists are shocked by how radically humans have evolved.
[SCI-FI, HORROR]
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The Last Mummer

'Rusty Blasters: Tales of the Apocalyptic Future' - Rayguns and Mayhem, 2016
A racecar driver fights for his life on the post-apocalyptic streets of Philadelphia.
[POST-APOCALYPTIC, ZOMBIE HORROR]
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Timejacked: The Rand Paradox

'Hey, That Robot Ate My Baby' - Zelmer Pulp, 2013
A time traveler's confrontation with Ayn Rand has disastrous complications for his timeline.
[TIME TRAVEL, CYBERPUNK, HUMOR]
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Timejacked: Side Effects May Vary

'C'mon and Do the Apocalypse! Vol. 2' - Zelmer Pulp, 2015
A gamer time travels to World War I and accidentally unleashes a very profitable zombie apocalypse.
[CYBERPUNK HORROR, ZOMBIES]
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The Ballad of Jeremy Diggett

'Five Broken Winchesters' - Zelmer Pulp, 2013
A colonist on Mars defends his land against a scheming water baron.
[SPACE WESTERN]
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Taking Flesh

'Maybe I Should Just Shoot You In The Face' - Zelmer Pulp, 2014
A photographer obsessed with carnivals uncovers a dark secret about ritual sacrifices performed on the sites.
[PSYCHOLOGICAL NOIR]
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Radio Nowhere

'Trouble In The Heartland' - Zelmer Pulp/Gutter Books, 2014
A long-haul space trucker has outlived his children, and contemplates his isolation in a world he no longer recognizes.
[SCI-FI, NOIR]
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Milk and Turpentine

Dark Corners Magazine #1, 2014
Coworkers suspected something was off about the nightshift janitor, but they could not comprehend the truth.
[MONSTER HORROR]
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Jester's Bliss

NewMystics.com, 2007
Settlers heading west are attacked by something inhuman. The carnival is in town again.
[MONSTER HORROR]
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Headhunter

TheBigAdios.com (defunct), 2013
A bounty hunter takes on a vicious and supernatural foe.
[WEIRD WESTERN, SUPERNATURAL HORROR]
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The Name Game

ShotgunHoney.net, 2012
Mobsters get shot up at a picnic, and the new guy earns his street name.
[CRIME NOIR]
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Rest Stop

ShotgunHoney.net, 2013
An unsuspecting business traveler witnesses a murder in a Denny's bathroom.
[CRIME NOIR, FLASH FICTION]
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SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS


Rusty Blasters: Tales of the Apocalyptic Future

Rayguns and Mayhem, 2016
Seven short stories: a gritty space western, cyberpocalyptic horror, snarky synthetic intelligences, time traveling kung fu killers, death-race hotrods, zombie-killing clowns, and, yes, some rusty blasters.
[SCI-FI, HORROR]
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Beneath the Fungoid Moon: Tales of Cosmic Horror and Other Oddities

Rayguns and Mayhem, 2018
Seven short stories: subterranean parasites invade suburbia, Nyarlathotep publishes a forbidden book online, a late shift janitor is not fully human, karaoke in hell, a bounty hunter hunts a demon, and more.
[MYTHOS HORROR]
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NOVELLAS

 

For Blood or Justice (Stormkind: Book 1)

Rayguns and Mayhem, 2019
Newly registered superhero is framed for murder the day he gets his new suit.
[SUPERHERO NOIR, MYSTERY]
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Leviathan

Beat to a Pulp, 2016
A civilian prisoner of war searches for freedom in Nazi-occupied America of 1962.
[ALT-HISTORY, DIESELPUNK, POST-APOCALYPTIC]
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Chimera Shakes: The Ontological Crisis of Jasper Hobbes

Rayguns and Mayhem, 2016
Jasper Hobbes believes he is an assassin. He also believes demons were injected into his brain by the Illuminati, connecting him to the occult machinations of the Great Wyrm. And he may be a werewolf. Part Naked Lunch, part Goodfellas.
[BIZARRO, CRIME NOIR, OCCULT]
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NOVELS

 

All the Angels and Their Bloody Faces (Stormkind: Book 2)

Rayguns and Mayhem, 2019
Cassandra Flynn must come to terms whether her emerging powers are real, or all a delusion. Has the goddess Zoa taught her to shift into alternate dimensions, or is she just crazy?
[SUPERHERO NOIR, MYSTERY]
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ILLUSTRATIONS & COMIC BOOKS


Crayola, Comcast, White Wolf Games, Wizards Of The Coast, Rodale Press, Beat To A Pulp, Gutter Books, Slave Labor, Comico, Cry For Dawn, Caliber Press.

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