Recent Publications

Published stories are available in full text at the links below.

"The Border," Rock and a Hard Place, 2022
"Ten," In Filth it Shall Be Found, 2021
"Svengali," Dark Lane Anthology, Volume 11, 2021, and Down the Rabbit Hole IV," 2021
"Katu Latu Kulu," Ceci n'esy pas une histoire d'horreur, 2021, and The Vanishing Point, 2021
"Convenience," now available in Thrice Fiction issue 25, 2020
"Wings," now available in Crack the Spine, issue 250, 2019
"Boy Strangling Goose" now available in Glimmer Train, fall, 2018, issue 103
"Constello's Cell," Dark Lane Anthology, volume 7, 2018
"Glorious Vessel" now available in Shooter Literary Magazine, issue 8, 2018
"Out" now available in Dark Lane Anthology, volume 6, 2018, print, ebook
"Killdeer," now available in Dunes Review, spring 2018, print
"Pavlov's Dog," Blue River Review, 2018
"An Oofy Baby Sees Fortunato's Side" now available in Tahoma Literary Review 2018, issue 11 (print, audio, and e-copies available); also in Quoth the Raven, 2018
Turnpike (chapbook) wins Gambling the Aisle award, 2018
Balance, descant, winner Frank O'Connor Fiction Award, 2018
Knuckles now available in spring, 2017 issue of Florida Review (print only)
Cat Calls now available in the anthology Solstice Selects: Two Years of Diverse Voices (print only)
Beast Music now appears in the fall, 2016 issue of FRiGG
Cat Calls wins Solstice's fiction competition
Tornado Baby now appears in summer 2016 issue of (print only)  Bop Dead City
Obligates appears in The Pinch, winter 2016
Queen of the Waves is available in print from The Georgia Review, winter 2015
Cadge now appears in issue 10 of EDGE (print only)
X now appears in issue 7 of Zymbol (print only)
Diorama is available online at Baltimore Review, summer, 2015
Still Life is available online at Superstition Review and in print in the anthology Still Life, published by The Rubery Book Award
Cherish the Muffin Top is now available online at Literary Orphans
Yodeling for Life is now available online at  Nashville Review
Karaoke for the Deaf is now available online at Jersey Devil Press
Roanoke appears in the spring 2015 issue of Silk Road Review
Refugees of the Meximo Invasion appears in the anthology Love on the Road 2015 published by Malinki Press 
Lactophilia now available online in A-Minor Magazine
Fiji Mermaid now available for purchase (spring, 2014 issue) The Madison Review
Claustrophilia, Outer Banks now available online in Pinball
Annabelle's Children appears in the print anthology Altered States, available at Amazon
The Dry Boys--Paris, 1995 now available online in MadHat, issue 15
Now Let Us Look at His Pictures now available in EDGE, published by Tahoe Writers Works
Nuzzi Great-Grandpa accepted by Emrys Journal
The Wild Pandas of Chincoteague now available for purchase, Post Road issue 27
Before Zebra is now available in Bluestem Magazine's December issue
This Is Not a Confession is now in fall issue of JMWW
Knothole now in Solstice (online) and  Versal 11 (print)
Nag's Head now available in Yemassee
Tweetsie Railroad now in the winter 2013 issue of The Baltimore Review
Game Farm, spring 2012, Newport Review; also available in print anthology You'd Better Watch Out!
An Evening with Willie Freeze spring 2012  The Baltimore Review--print copy also available
Blue Madeline's Version spring 2012 A cappella Zoo--print copy also available; also in the Cruentus Libri Press anthology
    Suffer the Little Children available on
Mister S, the Mysterious, now in Los Angeles Review--print copy available or listen to podcast at website
Shame, autumn 2011, Battered Suitcase--finalist, summer 2011, Reynolds Price Fiction Award given by Salem College Center for Women Writers--print copy available
Who's Akela? summer 2011, New South, winner, New South fiction award--print copy available
Smooth, summer 2011, Prime Number Magazine also available in print anthology Prime Number Magazine Editors' Selection, Volume 2 available from Press 53
Terrorist, June 2011, Emprise Review; finalist, 2010 Rick DeMarinis Fiction Award, Cuthroat Magazine
Cupids, April 2011, Storyglossia 
Svidrigaylov's Dream, spring 2011, Gulf Stream; winner, 2011 Gulf Stream Fiction Award; November, 2010, Forge Journal--print copy available
Snow Angels sans Merci, spring 2011 Prick of the Spindle; finalist, October 2009, Glimmer Train Family Matters 
Sweet, March 2011, The Write Room 
Old Yeller, February 2011, Underground Voices; finalist, January 2010, Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction Award
Flight,winter 2011, Rose & Thorn Journal; see blog discussion "back story
Interstate Nocturne, fall 2010, Tertulia Magazine (nominated for the 2012 Pushcart Prize);
        December 2010 Pif Magazine; now in Surreal South '11print copy available