• “Absolution” in Every Day Fiction

    “I’m the one who launched the strikes. I’m the one who killed thirty million people.”  “Absolution” is out today, my fourth story for Every Day Fiction. “Absolution” is also an indirect prequel to my Perpetual Empire stories.  (I say “indirect” because it doesn’t involve the same storylines, but it does help to explain the context in […]

  • “The Locket” in Obra/Artifact

    My first story of 2019 is out today in Obra/Artifact (Issue #6). In “The Locket,” two sisters learn about a past that never happened.  “The Locket” is also one of four finalists of the inaugural prose contest of the MFA of the Americas, which publishes Obra/Artifact.

  • “Enclaves” in STORGY

    “It’s strange now to think that I once knew her. One of the Bonded. But things were different then.” My story “Enclaves” is out now in STORGY. It follows Jacob as he’s left behind when one of his oldest friends embraces a new technological world. Enclaves also provides new details about the development of the […]

  • “The Engineers of Abundance” in Empyreome

    Only empty trucks enter the Nuvoy compound, but they’re always full when they leave. Haden breaks in to find out how. “The Engineers of Abundance” is out now in Empyreome Volume 2, Issue 4. This is my second story for the magazine—“The Last Mission” was a Weekly Flash in September 2017.

  • Thanks for your support!

    The Kickstarter for Portal of Life, the third and final Midnight Legion gamebook, just ended, and we’re grateful for how much support it received. C. Aaron Kreader and I have had a blast putting this series together, and we know that many of you have been with us from the beginning. You funded the book […]

News and Updates

Midnight Legion boxed set introduced at GEN CON

Here are images of the contents of the Midnight Legion boxed set, introduced last weekend at the Studio 9 booth at GEN CON:

MNL and Dover Comic Con

The good news: I will still be at Dover Comic Con on August 6 (booth 35!).  The bad news: Midnight Legion Book 1, Operation Deep Sleep will not be.  The printer accidentally sent the boxes to Europe, and they’re still in transit.  They’re expediting some copies, but those will have to go to Kickstarter backers […]

The Midnight Legion: “Passing the Torch”

This weekend the exclusive new short story “Passing the Torch” is being sent to all the Captain and Commander-level backers of the Midnight Legion Kickstarter. “Passing the Torch” provides the backstory for one of the cooler encounters in the forthcoming interactive science fiction novel The Midnight Legion, Book 2: The World Reborn.  (Book 1 is […]

Zanján Gets Second Printing

Our publisher tells us the first printing of Zanján has sold out and a second printing is underway.  Thanks to everyone who has supported this book, especially people who have enjoyed it enough to post reviews. My next collaboration with the award-winning artist C. Aaron Kreader, Midnight Legion Book 1: Operation Deep Sleep, is set for release […]

Book Signing to Support TJC

I’ll be giving a portion of any sales from my May 6 book signing at Love ‘n Faith in DC to the Tahirih Justice Center, which protects immigrant women and girls fleeing violence.

Lullaby Out Now in Jitter

Learn why it’s a bad idea to be the first one to bed at Myrna’s sleepovers in my new horror story “Lullaby,” out now in Jitter Issue #4.  Get it in print or through an online subscription.

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