Writing

Short Stories, Essays, Creative Non-fiction, and Novellas

2021

“The Bodysnatcher” (Mystery Tribune) – Forthcoming

“Sometimes They Wouldn’t Go Away” – (Close to the Bone) – Forthcoming in September

Land of Allusions: A Memoir – (Ape Iron) – Forthcoming in June

Comfortably Numb – (HOPE Magazine) – Forthcoming in the Spring

The Accuracy of Third Eye Blind – (Daily Drunk Chapbook) – Forthcoming in April

“Unfettered” (Pulp Modern) – Forthcoming in March

“My Ruptured Brain Aneurysm Essay” – Bee Foundation – Forthcoming

86 “The Pale Horse Cantors” – (Bristol Noir)

85 “The Sport of Kings…” (Daily Drunk)

84 “Yut Ga Fe M’Goi” (Daily Drunk)

83 “The Second to Last Dragon” (Daily Drunk)

82 “Out of Step” (Daily Drunk)

81 “Three Flavors of Vanilla Ice” (Daily Drunk)

80 “A Pocketful of Awesome” (Daily Drunk)

79 “The Pale Horse Gallups” (Bristol Noir)

78 “High Sixes Against A Milpool…” (Daily Drunk)

77 “La Bete” (Daily Drunk)

2020

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

76 ” El Humo” (Daily Drunk)

75 “The Left Hand That Drills Intestines” (Daily Drunk)

Ouroboros – The follow up to Pavement (All Due Respect Books)

74 “The Seagrams Golden Wine Cooler Declaration” (Daily Drunk)

73 “Elephant Tights” (Daily Drunk)

72 “N64 Goldeneye” (Daily Drunk)

71 “The Pale Horse Trots” (Bristol Noir)

70 “Lord Stanley’s Mug” (Close to the Bone)

69 “D–ks out for Harambe” (Daily Drunk)

68 “N64 All-Star Baseball ’99” (Daily Drunk)

67 “A Throw of the Die” (Bristol Noir)

66 “Perennial (All Due Respect Books Anthology)

65 “Elvis Played The Cow Palace” (HOPE Magazine)

64 “Nifty Package” (The Daily Drunk)

63 “With Gun, During Violence” (Bristol Noir)

62 “Mayonnaise, The Bastard” (Shotgun Honey)

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

Dig Two Graves  (Close to the Bone)

60 “The Pale Horse Rides” (Bristol Noir)

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

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

57 “Saddle the Pale Horse” (Bristol Noir)

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

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

54 “Wookin Pa Nub” (The Daily Drunk)

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

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

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

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

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

48 “Escalation” (Close to the Bone)

47 “The Golem” (Bristol Noir)

46 “Sissy Fish” (Fresh.Ink)

45 “Perennial” (All Due Respect)

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

2019

Pavement – (All Due Respect Books)

43 “Pantomath” (Soft Cartel)

42 “Bugs” (The Airgonaut)

41 “On Muddy Waters, Anthology” (RS500)

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

2018

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

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)

2017

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)

2016

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)

2015

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)

2014

4 “Sissy Fish” (Necessary Fiction)

2013

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

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

2012

1 “The Leprechaun Violence Conjecture” (Bartleby Snopes)