“Wildfire Sky” is out in Truth Beyond Paradox!

I am emerging from the rubble of moving to announce that my story "Wildfire Sky," which is about a fire mage whose father was a hotshot firefighter, is now out in the Mage 20th Anniversary Edition anthology Truth Beyond Paradox....

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the yearly eligibility post

I had a very quiet 2015 on the story front—working two jobs plus writing a novel will do that for you. (2016 may not be much better, unfortunately.)  The one story I had out is a doozy, however: “This...

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in with the new

As I sit here on New Year’s Eve, in a quiet house at the end of a long and busy holiday season, I am grateful that the year gone by went as well as it did.  I changed day...

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bright spinning days; long endless nights

First of all: apparently I didn’t note it here, but This Wanderer, in the Dark of the Year went up at Clarkesworld in June. Someone on Twitter said that it was “the queer journalist first contact story you didn't know...

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a spider’s a cipher

The descent towards Samhain and the new year is one of my favorite times of year; the weather cools off, the rain returns, Trader Joe's has everything pumpkin, and things get quiet on the personal front. I've recovered from the...

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