Published Short Stories

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Where Things May Lead

Cosmic Roots and Eldritch Shores
December 2022

All His Worldly Goods (reprint)

Hell Hath Only Fury
October 21, 2022

Amusing the Everlasting Gods

Unbreakable Ink
September 2021

Slow Fade

Legendary Tales #1
October 2020

Saving Caine

Lost Signals of the Terran Republic
May 2019

Hard Times, Cotton Mill Girl

Andromeda Spaceways Magazine #71
June 2018

Sabbath Wine

Finalist for 2016 Nebula Award for Best Short Story
Clockwork Phoenix 5
April 2016

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Of Their Sweet Deaths Are Sweetest Odours Made

Triptych Tales
September 2015

The Waterbug

Triptych Tales
September 2014

Art: Anthony R Rhodes
Dead Time on Hart Island

Space & Time #138
September 2020

In the Background

Resist Fascism
October 2018

The Ladder-back Chair

Mythic Delirium #34
April-June 2017

With Triumph Home Unto Her House

Abyss & Apex
January 2016

Sophia’s Legacy

Mythic Delirium
September 2015


November 2014

Under the Bay Court Tree

Space and Time #121
Summer 2015

The History of Soul 2065

Clockwork Phoenix 4
July 2013

The Memory of Touch

Cosmos Magazine
December 2012

Marilee and the SOB

Fat Girl in a Strange Land
February 2012

Button Up Your Overcoat

Broken Time Blues: Fantastic Tales in the Roaring ’20s
July 2011


Crossed Genres
February 2014

The Sad Old Lady

Voluted Dreams
August 2013

Menial: Skilled Labor in Science Fiction
The Didibug Pin

Menial: Skilled Labor in Science Fiction
January 2013

Photo by Luca Baggio via Unsplash
The Call Comes

Atomic Avarice
December 2012

The Red Dybbuk

Subversion: Science Fiction & Fantasy tales of challenging the norm
December 2011

In the House of the Brelsh

Crossed Genres 29
April 2011

Photo by Juliette F via Unsplash.
Seder Guest

Crossed Genres 15
February 2010
Crossed Genres, Year Two
December 2010

In the Gingerbread House

Electric Velocipede #17/18
July 2009

Waiting for Jakie

Apex Magazine
April 2009
Descended from Darkness: Apex Magazine Volume 1
December 2009

Photo by Annie Spratt via Unsplash.
An Old-Time Girl

Behind the Wainscot #8
November 2008
Timeshift: Tales of Time
August 2018

Cancer God

Space & Time
July 2009

Rosemary, That’s For Remembrance

Clockwork Phoenix 2
July 2009

Photo by Justin Natividad via Unsplash.
In the Silence of the Subway

Doorways #8
July 2008

All His Worldly Goods

Sybil’s Garage #5
April 2008

Photo by asoggetti via Unsplash.
First Class

Escape Velocity #1
November 2007
Escape Velocity, The Anthology
May 2011

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In the Loop

Descant #122
Fall 2003

Photo courtesy NYPL
Lost Connections

Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet #10
June 2002

Robots: Reel to Real

Arco Publishing, 1982

Photo by Stefan Kunze via Unsplash.
Means of Communication

Sybil’s Garage #4
March 2007

Image by jacqueline macou from Pixabay
Hearts and Minds

Weird Tales #336
December 2004

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Stoop Ladies

Such a Pretty Face: Tales of Power & Abundance
May 2000

Photo by Jo Hilton via Unsplash.
Signs of Life

Memories and Visions: Women’s Fantasy and Science Fiction
October 1989
Amazing Stories V54 #3
September 1990
Escape Velocity #3
April 2008