"(31) Once there was a man named Peter who divided his life into days and then minutes and then seconds in order to examine the small pulse of his pain and to later stand back to see the beautiful curve it made into the distance." -Entropy



"Married," Escape Pod (reprint).


"When We Were Giants," Lightspeed Magazine Issue 66 (November 2015).

"Needle on Bone," Strange Horizons (November 2015).

"Look Upon My Works, Ye Mighty, And Despair (In Three Months)," Fireside Fiction Issue 25 (July 2015).

"Mouth," Lightspeed Magazine Issue 60 (May 2015).


"Lovecraft," Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 97 (October 2014).

"Married," UPGRADED: A Cyborg Anthology (September 2014).

"The Things They Were Not Allowed to Carry," Daily Science Fiction (July 2014).

"Burial," The Dark (February 2014).


"Bones," Electric Velocipede 27.

"The Aliens Made of Glass," Indiana Review 35.2.

Escape Pod #451, read by Donna Scott

"Entropy," Surreal South '13.

"Partial Inventory of Items Removed from Garden District Home, New Orleans, December 2005," Drabblecast #294.

"Sincerely, Your Psychic," Shimmer Magazine #17.

"Variations on Bluebeard and Dalton's Law Along the Event Horizon," Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 76 (January 2013).

"In Light of Recent Events I have Reconsidered the Wisdom of Your Space Elevator," Shimmer Magazine 16.

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"Early Draft of Talking Points for the Sixth Emergency Broadcast with Editorial Suggestions by the Office's Unpaid Interns Bob and Isabelle," Daily Science Fiction (November 2012).

"Robot," Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 72 (September 2012).

Escape Pod #395, read by Eleiece Krawiec

† Nominated for the Nebula Award for Best Short Story

"All the Young Kirks and Their Good Intentions," Clarkesworld Magazine Issue 65 (February 2012).

Drabblecast #309, read by Zoe Kerr, Paul Huntington, Naomi Mercer, Bryan Lincoln


"Please Return my Son Who is In Your Custody," Brain Harvest (July 2011).

Toasted Cake 13, read by Tina Connolly

† Finalist for Micro Award


"Migrating Bears," Daily Science Fiction (October 2010)

"First, a mouth appears." -Lovecraft

"Say only, I saw you, and we will lift from your lives." -Bones



"A Face Like an Imperfectly Shaven Tennis Ball," Strange Horizons (March 2010)


"Cleaning the Quail," Pedestal Magazine 55 (December 2009)


"Dalton's Law," Rattle (Winter 2008).


"Bluebeard's Third Wife," Strange Horizons (December 2006).

"The Love Boats," Margie Volume 5.

"Bluebeard's Second Wife," MYTHIC II

"Lower Schoolers Explore the Universe," Strange Horizons (August 2006).

"Apple Picking," Ideomancer Vol. 5, Issue 4.

"Aliens Built Table Mountain," Dreams and Nightmares 74/75.

"[Insert Title Indicating This is a Poem about Bluebeard the Wife Murderer, not the Pirate]," Dreams and Nightmares 74/75.

"Beauty Sleep," Jabberwocky II

"Rational Fear of Cockroaches," Southern Gothic Online (March 2006).

"Karma," Southern Gothic Online (March 2006).

"Why I Learned to Cave Dive," Ideomancer Vol 4, Issue 4.


"Prince Charming," Strange Horizons (February 2005).

"...bodies in black wet-suits strung like lanterns, lighting the way home." -Dalton's Law