February 21, 2017

“Forestborn” Published in Gamut

My story “Forestborn” has been published in the second issue of Gamut. If you have a subscription, I’d love for you to read it.

This is my first pro sale!

Subscriptions and single issues available at: http://www.gamut.online/memberships

“I am forestborn,” the girl with a wild bird’s nest for hair said to me. “I can’t live in houses.”


February 17, 2016

“Curse Upon a Star” Published in The Molotov Cocktail

My story, “Curse Upon a Star,” is now up at The Molotov Cocktail.

https://themolotovcocktail.com/about/archive-vols-1-3/vol-6/vol-6-issue-19/curse-upon-a-star/

This story got a “close but no cigar” mention in their recent flash fiction contest (Flash Phenom), and upon resubmitting, was accepted for a regular issue.

“Night after night, Ida dreams of bones. They’re snow-white and perfect with a sheen like milk teeth.”


October 31, 2015

“Natural Enemies” Published in Seven Deadly Sins Vol 2: Sloth

My story “Natural Enemies” has been published in Seven Deadly Sins Vol 2: Sloth.

The anthology is available for purchase on Amazon (regional links listed here).

All proceeds go to the charity First Book!

Tagline: “Zombies aren’t the only thing wanting to eat you in the woods, but no one believes a teenager…”


July 16, 2015

Goodbye, Sunshine

My story, “Goodbye, Sunshine,” won first place in Molotov Cocktail’s Flash Fury Contest!

I am honestly stunned. Thank you, Editor Josh Goller and co-judge(s) for loving this unsettling piece of writing.

Other prize winners are: Lisa Fagaly with “Cloud Rage” (second place) and Layla Al-Bedawi with “Midgut Rock” (third place). Honorable Mentions (4th to 10th place): Fred Senese, Melissa Monks, Lindsay Dick, Heidi Sterling, Joseph Grantham, Kyle Yadlowski, and Holly Collingwood.

Check out the Flash Fury mega issue with all ten stories here:

https://themolotovcocktail.com/2015/07/15/flash-fury/