Anything But Zombies

Almost a year ago, I was approached by Gerald Rice and asked if I’d like to be in an anthology. I hesitated. At the time he didn’t have a lot of details but he managed to convince me that it would work out and everyone would leave happy. He told me who is was for […]

A very short story of mine appears in a Kindle-only edition of “Speculative Valentine Drabbles 2015“, edited by Roy C Booth and Jorge Salgado-Reyes. I’m a short fiction writer at heart, and while I adore the short form, drabbles are probably my favorite mind exercise. Drabbles are exactly 100 words. Some editors include the title […]

I’m still coming down from the Great Genealogy Hunt in Alabama (which is being written in exhaustive chunks), but the feels have remained warm and happy. In the last two weeks, I’ve been a featured selfie on an HWA site –  I’ve been accepted in a drabble anthology (which you can pre-order), and another anthology I’ll be […]

Back in 2005, I was a unpublished writer scouring listings for places to submit. I’d been actively submitting my short stories to all sorts of markets, mostly magazines I knew or had heard good things about. In a desperate reach I punched into Google “horror submissions short story”and lo and behold saw a call for […]