Tag Archives: Short Story

“The Negotiation” is Available

Last Wednesday, my story “The Negotiation” emailed to Daily Science Fiction subscribers.  Today it went online at the DSF website for free reading. If you missed my story the first time around, head over and check it out today.  It’s … Continue reading

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“The Schrödinger War” Set for September

I’ve gotten word that Lightspeed Magazine has scheduled my story “The Schrödinger War” for the September 2013 issue.  I’m excited about this news because this is one of my favorite stories—it was incredibly hard to write, and took me over a … Continue reading

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“The Negotiation” Scheduled for Mid-July

Daily Science Fiction has scheduled my story “The Negotiation” to mail to subscribers on Wednesday, July 17th.  It will be available for free reading online a week later, but there’s no reason not to subscribe to DSF—it’s free; it’s easy, and … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the Nebula Novelettes

Ballots for the 2012 Nebula Awards were due March 30th.  As a member of the Science Fiction Writers of America, I get to vote, which is very cool.  I seldom have time to read all of the nominees, so I … Continue reading

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“The Schrödinger War” Snapped Up at Lightspeed

I sold one of those stories I mentioned the other day.  Lightspeed Magazine has accepted “The Schrödinger War,” and it took about six hours from submission to acceptance.  Wow, light speed indeed.  I guess one of my fellow Hopeful Monsters … Continue reading

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Thoughts on the 2012 Nebula Nominees: Short Story

I’ve finished the seven short stories nominated for the 2012 Nebula Award (you can find links to all of them here).  They cover an impressive range of topics and styles.  Something that struck me more with this year’s nominees than … Continue reading

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“Time Debt” Finds a Place

I’m pleased to announce that Electric Spec has accepted my story “Time Debt” for publication this summer.  While this story is quite short (about 1,100 words), it was a pain to get right for a variety of reasons, so I’m … Continue reading

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“Do Not Go Gentle into the Night” Now Available

My dark speculative fiction story “Do Not Go Gentle into the Night” is now available at Darker.  While much of my writing has a dark underbelly, this story is dark underneath, in the middle, and on the top—so be prepared, … Continue reading

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“Wings Over the Suicide Rocks” To Soar at 10Flash Quarterly

I’ve had a nice run of sales over the past couple of weeks, and thankfully it continues.  10Flash Quarterly bought my flash story “Wings Over the Suicide Rocks” for their April 2012 issue.  This is my second sale to them. I … Continue reading

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“The Octopus Garden” Finds a Home

I’m pleased to announce that my story “The Octopus Garden” has been picked up for an octopus-themed anthology called Suction Cup Dreams to be released by the small press obsolecent.info.  While any sale is reason to celebrate, this one is particularly … Continue reading

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