Category Archives: Short fiction
My latest story just came out in Issue 30 of NewMyths.com. “Twenty-Seven Images of Retribution” concerns a young man determined to avenge his father’s death, while struggling to come to terms with how his father failed him, his mother, and … Continue reading
Sometimes it can seem as if I hardly ever get a story published. So it’s exciting to announce, only a month after my last new story came out, that “It Is Beautiful Here” is now up at Crowded Magazine. Crowded … Continue reading
My story “Brother’s Keeper” just came out in the latest issue of Fantasy Short Stories. This is a sequel to my earlier story “The Year of the Bear”, published in Allegory way back in 2010. I’ll leave it to you … Continue reading
I mentioned in my last post that I have a story in the Winter 2014 issue of Kaleidotrope. Definitely check out the other stories in that issue if you have the chance! My favorite was Josh Storey’s “Phantasy Punk”, although … Continue reading
My friend DC Harrell has a story in the latest issue of Swords and Sorcery Magazine; read it here! I saw an earlier version of this story when we were in a writers group together, years ago, and it still … Continue reading
I have to disagree with some of author Dean Wesley Smith’s conclusions about short fiction publishing, in his article “When to Mail Short Fiction To Traditional Publishers”. First, he argues that there are only 4 or 5 science fiction magazines worth … Continue reading
The ninth and final installment of my novella “The Guild of Swordsmen” is now up at Silver Blade. This is the first time I’ve had a story serialized, so it’s been fun seeing each successive part come out (even though … Continue reading
In which Lida bends the rules, somewhat. Only one more installment to go!
Featuring His Divine Majesty the Emperor Valtseharu Tahevas, Fifteenth of that Name. Plus more swordfighting action from Lida.