An essay on making friends and personae online, in an upcoming anthology.
“Play Dead,” in Unnerving Magazine, Sept. 2019
“Letters to Santa,” reprinted in War on Christmas, edited by Sandra Kasturi and Craig Wolf, from ChiZine Publications, November 2019.
A story for an as-yet unnamed Warren Zevon-themed anthology.
“The Big Snip,” in Dark City Lights, an anthology edited by Lawrence Block.
The introduction to Gerald Kersh’s novel Clock Without Hands, reprinted by Valancourt Books.
“Firecracker,” in Hardboiled Magazine #47 (available from Gryphon Books)
“Red Hot,” in Hoods, Hot Rods & Hellcats
“Black Shuck,” in Protectors: Stories to Benefit PROTECT ( Kindle | Kindle UK | Nook | Kobo | Smashwords | iPad | Paperback )
“Slice of Life,” in D.O.A. II: An Extreme Horror Collection, by Blood Bound Books. ( Kindle | Paperback )
“The Story of O Street,” in Oh Sandy: an Anthology of Humor for a Serious Cause (Kindle | Paperback )
“Acapulcolypse,” in Nightfalls: Notes from the End of the World (Kindle) and Trade Paperback
“Kamikaze Death Burgers at the Ghost Town Cafe,” a Jay Desmarteaux yarn, in Feeding Kate
“The Rockridge Ringer,” a Jay Desmarteaux yarn, in Hills of Fire: Bare-Knuckle Yarns of Appalachia by Woodland Press
“Just Ice,” in The 5-2: Crime Poetry Weekly, Vol. 1
“Train,” a Denny the Dent tale, in Shotgun Honey Presents: Both Barrels ( Kindle | Trade Paperback )
“Garbage Man,” a Denny the Dent tale, in Beat to a Pulp: Superhero
“A Glutton for Punishment,” in Uncle John’s Bathroom Reader Presents Flush Fiction: 87 Short Short Stories You Can Read in a Single Sitting ( In Bookstores )
“Free Bird,” in Off the Record: A Charity Anthology ( Kindle | Paperback )
“Black-Eyed Susan,” in Beat to a Pulp: Hardboiled (Kindle)
“Little Sister,” in Lost Children: A Charity Anthology (Kindle | Kindle UK | Nook | Kobo | Smashwords | Createspace | Paperback )
“Legacy of Brutality,” starring Denny the Dent, in Pulp Modern #1 ( Createspace | Amazon )
“Rain Dog,” starring Denny the Dent, in Crimespree Magazine issue no.43 ( Kindle | Nook )
“Punk Dad Manifesto,” in The Utne Reader, July/August 2011
“Brands of Single Malt Scotch or Elder Gods of the Cthulhu Mythos?” at Medium
“Spike,” in Jersey Devil Press issue #40, March 2013.
“The Long Walk Home,” in Burnt Bridge, November 2012
“From the Heart“, in Shotgun Honey 8/10/12
“We’re All Guys Here,” in [PANK] July 2012.
“Lefty,” in Crime Factory Issue #10 ( PDF | Kindle )
“White People Problems,” in All Due Respect
“Play Dead,” in Yellow Mama #31
“Items Found Clogging the Colonic Irrigation Machine,” at The Laughter Shack
“Gunplay,” at Pulp Metal Magazine
“Faggot,” at Shotgun Honey
“Citizen Tool,” at The Laughter Shack
“Not With a Bang, But a Squeaker,” in Schlock Magazine‘s Apocalypse Issue
“Just Ice,” in The 5-2: Crime Poetry Weekly
“Candle,” in Grift Magazine
“Junkyard Dog,” starring Denny the Dent, in Plots With Guns October/November 2011
“Little Sister,” at Tony Black’s Pulp Pusher
“The Uncleared” (a novel excerpt) in A Twist of Noir
“Black-Eyed Susan,” in Powder Burn Flash winner, First Place, The Bullet Awards September 2011
“How Slavery Ruined my Vacation,” in Pure Slush
“Shogun Honey,” In Shotgun Honey
“The Forest for the Trees,” a Guest Writer spot in The Flash Fiction Offensive
“A Glutton for Punishment,” in Beat to a Pulp
“Bless Her Heart,” in Thrillers, Killers ‘n Chillers
“There’s a Bad Moon Rising,” at Flashes in the Dark chosen by Fiction Weekly for the week’s best online fiction
“Fucked,” at Pulp Metal Magazine
“Tripadvisor.com reviews of the Overlook Hotel,” at McSweeney’s Internet Tendency
“Van Candy,” in The Flash Fiction Offensive chosen by Fiction Daily for best genre fiction
“The Last Sacrament,” in Shotgun Honey
“Punk Dad Manifesto,” in The Morning News
“Phil’s Last Stand,” a Groundhog day Noir.
“The Ten Thousand Pound Banana,” a Candle story for Patti Abbott’s zoo story challenge.