My Publications


Birdu Vanilla (365 Tomorrows — June 2019)

A new video game threatens the United States.

 

The Garden of Forking Palms (Mojave River Review — June 2019)

A man wakes up to find a garden in his hand.

 

Black Bear on White Paper (Literally Stories — February 2019)

Deep underground in an endless library, monks hunt down a bear.

 

Two Wings, Flightless (Kasma Magazine — December 2018)

A man in a ruined future must destroy a rogue hovership.

 

Good Fulch (Ripples in Space — November 2018)

Robots debate whether to terminate the last human.

 

House Divided (Z Publishing’s America’s Emerging Writers — September 2018)

A divorced couple splits their house interdimensionally.

 

Cuidado (Rue Scribe — August 2018)

A poem critical of female violence.

 

Boar Song (Ink & Voices — August 2018)

A poem petite about my wife’s mad laughter.

 

And We Who Never Died (The Tishman Review — April 2018)

In a world where the dead inhabit heirlooms, a family searches the house for the recently departed.

Nominated for Best Small Fictions.

 

Scarabaeidae (The Tishman Review — April 2018)

A poem comparing my marriage to the ecology of dung beetles.

 

When Men Came (Writ in Water — April 2018)

A medieval battle from the point of view of a tree.

 

An Old War Hog (Ghost Parachute — February 2018)

Surreal prose about a substitute teacher who’s a wild boar.

 

Saamiya (HeartWood — October 2017)

A young, suicidal Muslim finds solace in Lord of the Flies.

 

The Spheres (Theme of Absence — September 2017)

A toy store sells planets.

 

Dredge (Whatever Our Souls — July 2017)

A necromancer discovers he’s being hunted by a hero.

 

Flexible Groups (Defenestration Magazine — December 2016)

A classroom full of the gifted and talented must co-exist with a student who is useless.

 

Pink Pastures (365 Tomorrows — September 2016)

A city of pleasure is plagued by a swamp of flesh.