Tag Archives: Short story

The Singing Tree – now live at Urban Fantasy Magazine

I’m very pleased to report that my story The Singing Tree is now live at Urban Fantasy Magazine. The story is about a fractured family and how it heals itself during a road trip, through the discovery of a magical singing tree. … Continue reading

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The Green Woman, or the Day Mat Feeley Became Famous

Story day! My Newfoundland-inspired flash fiction story is now live at the Saturday Night Reader. You can read it here. I spent a year in St John’s, the capital of what I consider the most beautiful province in Canada. I … Continue reading

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The Pillar of Shiva – now live at Triptych Tales

I’m pleased to report that my short story The Pillar of Shiva is now live at Triptych Tales. This is one of my favorite stories, and I am glad it has found a home. It also has a lovely illustration … Continue reading

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Charaid Dreams now live at Apex Magazine

I’m pleased to report that my story Charaid Dreams is now live at Apex Magazine. Apex is an online magazine of dark science fiction, fantasy and horror. It’s been a Hugo-award nominee for Best Semiprozine three years running. That means you can reliably find … Continue reading

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The Economics of Writing

I made eight short story sales in 2014 at pro and semi-pro rates. Not all the stories are published/paid yet, but last I checked, I made around USD 1100. Riches! What? Not enough to live on, you say? Well, it’s USD 1100 … Continue reading

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Ghosts of Englehart

I’m pleased to report that my story Ghosts of Englehart is now live at AE – The Canadian Science Fiction Review. I love the illustration by Roan Carter. It’s beautiful and captures the feel of the story perfectly, I think. … Continue reading

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Schrödinger’s email

Ah! An email from magazine xyz, where my story has been held for the last several months. My fingers hover over the mouse, anxious. In this moment, there are two possibilities – acceptance or rejection. Once I click and read the email, the possibilities will appear … Continue reading

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