“Elvis Played The Cow Palace” (HOPE Magazine) – Forthcoming

“An Aneurysm is Nothing Like the Song by the Band Nirvana” – All Due Respect Books

Short Stories and Novellas


No One Runs Faster Than a Bullet – (Close to the Bone) – December 2020

Ouroboros – The follow up to Pavement (All Due Respect Books/Down and Out Books) – Dec 2020

64 “Lord Stanley’s Mug” (Close to the Bone) – Forthcoming

63 “Nifty Package” (The Daily Drunk) – Forthcoming

62 “With Gun, During Violence” – (Bristol Noir)

61 “Mayonnaise, The Bastard” (Shotgun Honey)

60 “The Only Time Fun Comes Before Work…” (The Daily Drunk)

Dig Two Graves – (Close to the Bone)

59 “The Pale Horse Rides” – (Bristol Noir)

58 “Cleaning Your Own Rabbit” (The Daily Drunk)

57 “Pazuzu’s Petals” (The Daily Drunk)

56 “Saddle the Pale Horse” (Bristol Noir)

55 “Notes in the Margins of Modal Logic” (The Daily Drunk)

54 “You Don’t Park 400 Horses on the Street” (The Daily Drunk)

53 “Wookin Pa Nub” (The Daily Drunk)

52 “Excerpts of an Analysis of the Jane Biehn Theory” (The Daily Drunk)

51 “Minutes from the Band Meeting of Iron Mantis” (The Daily Drunk)

50 “Behold the Pale Horse” – (Bristol Noir)

49 “Celluloid Lessons from the Steven Seagal film The Glimmer Man” (The Daily Drunk)

48 “Snow Blind: The Original Concept for Daredevil” (The Daily Drunk)

47 “Escalation” (Close to the Bone)

46 “The Golem” (Bristol Noir)

45 “Sissy Fish” (Fresh.Ink)

44 “Perennial” (All Due Respect)

43 “Living in the Gleam of an Unsheathed Sword” (Alternative Apocalypse) Also available as an audiobook.


Pavement – (All Due Respect Books)

42 “Pantomath” (Soft Cartel)

41 “Bugs” (The Airgonaut)

40 “On Muddy Waters, Anthology” (RS500)

39 “Mourning Becomes Eclectic” (Five:2:One)


38 “Alternate ’85” (DecomP)

37 “Informal Fallacy” (Furtive Dalliance)

36 “Gray Matters” (Asymmetry)

35 “On Led Zeppelin, Led Zeppelin 2” (RS500)

34 “The Dialectics of Val Kilmer’s Elbow” (Five:2:One)

33 “William Faulkner’s Cannibal Holocaust” (Riggwelter Press)

32 “Fiend Folio” (Bloody Key Society)

31 “is Machine ill” (Five:2:One)

30 “Prolific: The Obituary of Jack O’Brien” (FLAPPERHOUSE)

29 “Nicolas Cage is Field Artillery” (The Dirty Pool)


28 “Conversions of Context” (The Airgonaut)

27 “Balloon” (Black Heart Magazine)

26 “On Cream’s Wheels of Fire” (RS500)

25 “Liner Notes” (Five:2:One)

24 “Living in the Gleam of an Unsheathed Sword” (Thebreakroomstories)

23 “Excerpt From The Diary of Ingmar Bergman” (The Airgonaut)

22 “On The New York Dolls New York Dolls” (RS500)

21 “Praetorian” (Halfway Down the Stairs)

20 “The Monster Study” (FLAPPERHOUSE)

19 “Post-Modern Prometheus” (The Airgonaut)

18 “David Cronenberg’s Snow White” (Gingerbread House) – Pushcart prize nominee

17 “Mad Still” (Mystery Weekly)

16 “Last Caress of Hybrid Molemen” (Crack the Spine)


15 “Sheet Music” (Easy Street)

14 “Scarecrow” (Dark Fire Fiction)

13 “His Teeth Did Brightly Shine” (Corvus Review)

12 “Circuitous Roots” (Pidgeonholes)

11 “Behemoth” (Riding Light)

10 “Mayonnaise, The Bastard,” (Foliate Oak)

9 “The Bees Made Honey in the Lion’s Skull” (Easy Street)


8 “Furry” (Drunk Monkeys)

7 “The Son of Lee Van Cleef” (LitroNY)

6 “The Conscience Round” (Crack the Spine)

5 “The Beaten Zone” (Menacing Hedge)


4 “Sissy Fish” (Necessary Fiction)


3 “The Iron Harvest” (The South Dakota Review)

2 “The Solitude of Fortress” (A River and Sound Review)


1 “The Leprechaun Violence Conjecture” (Bartleby Snopes)