A Story for Halloween

Back in 2009 when I first started to get serious about writing, my wife was putting together a lovely little writing group. It was a group of good friends that wanted to write various things. A couple of us were doing fiction, others a children’s book, and my wife was working on creating a book that would help others do what she does. We met at the little Flagstaff airport on the second floor, sitting on comfortable …

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Meteor Attack! is free in October

To celebrate the release of Toxic Asset (Episode #2 of Neutrinoman & Lightningirl: A Love Story), Episode #1, Meteor Attack! is free over on Noisetrade. It’s free. It’s fun. These books are a blast to write and a blast to read. Check it out! One quick thought on why I love these stories: they tickle the hell out of the boy in me, let the die-hard romantic in me come out and play, and even …

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Toxicwasteman: A Villain? A Hero?

Superheroes need super-villains, right? Someone stronger than them that can be the obstacle our hero must overcome. An embodiment of evil that makes the goodness of our hero shine through. Right? But, that has never made much sense to me. We are all the heroes of our own story and the villain in someone else’s. It’s a matter of perspective. “Everyone is necessarily the hero of his own life story.” — John Barth But I’m writing …

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Death by Starlight now available!

Every Day Fiction just posted my story Death by Starlight. This is a very short (600 words) experimental piece. In the acceptance email I got, the editor used the phrases “poetic imagery” and “vivid language” to describe it. I am very happy this story found a home. Go over to the Every Day Fiction site and check it out. Also, if you’d like new stories in you email every day you can sign up for …

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