• “A Protector on the Road” in Broadswords and Blasters

    I’ve returned to Broadswords and Blasters with “A Protector on the Road,” a follow-up to “Irini,” which appeared back in 2018 in issue 5. I’m excited to be back! A prequel to Irini, “The Ladies of Lethseme,” was featured earlier this year in Daily Science Fiction.

  • “The Perpetual Empire” in Planet Scumm

    Jordan Rane’s prison is a glass-walled cell in the ocean depths. The only way to escape is to trust the imperial agents who keep him there. “The Perpetual Empire” is my second story for Planet Scumm, out now in Issue #7. It’s set in the same world as my earlier story, “A Small Price to […]

  • Interview on Altered Instinct

    Stephen Hunt interviewed me today on his blog Altered Instinct. We both have stories in the fantastic new Inklings Press anthology Tales of Magic & Destiny, and I answer questions about my contribution to that book as well as the new Midnight Legion volume Portal of Life. Go check it out, and then sign up […]

  • “A Sword of Bone” in Tales of Magic & Destiny

    I’m thrilled to have my newest story, “A Sword of Bone,” published in Tales of Magic & Destiny by Inklings Press, alongside a list of truly impressive fantasy authors. From the publisher: “A Sword of Bone, by Aaron Emmel, creates a whole new cultural landscape to give us a story of a warrior trying to […]

  • “The Pool of Rim” in Æther/Ichor

    Shirin could have fled when she had the chance, but the legendary beauty of the Pool of Rim called to her. I have a new story, “The Pool of Rim,” in the current issue of Æther/Ichor. “The Pool of Rim” is a story from the world of Dinian.

News and Updates

Last Recruit now available for purchase, plus Midnight Legion downloads

Studio 9 has made Last Recruit, the Midnight Legion prequel created for Free RPG Day, more widely available. Now, you can purchase Last Recruit directly from the publisher. In addition, DriveThruRPG is now making all existing Midnight Legion titles, including Last Recruit, available for the first time as downloadable PDFs: Midnight Legion 0 (24-page prequel): […]

Magic and Danger

Last night I watched the debut of new illusions from Krendl‘s “The Magic of One” set. My wife and I are big fans of illusions, and in fact one of my forthcoming stories (set to appear in Gargoyle Magazine in 2019) centers on a down-on-his-luck magician. The show kicked off with a video that features […]

The Bigger Picture Podcast: Future Vision

In May I joined three fellow authors for a panel discussion at Balticon 52 on the topic of finding optimism in a world that doesn’t always seem to warrant it.  The panel was moderated by Charlie Brown and hosted by Vex Mosaic, the online magazine of speculative thought to which I’ve contributed two essays.  The […]

“Twelve Months” wins Apparition Lit’s June flash fiction contest

My story “Twelve Months” has won Apparition Literary Magazine’s June 2018 flash fiction contest.

New, Limited Edition Midnight Legion Adventure: Last Recruit

There’s a new Midnight Legion mini-adventure! Tomorrow, Studio 9 will release a limited edition prequel to the Midnight Legion trilogy, Midnight Legion 0: Last Recruit, for Free RPG Day.  Go here to find out whether your local hobby shop will carry it.  And if you miss it, don’t worry—it will be featured as one of […]

Midnight Legion Update

We regularly get asked about the Midnight Legion, Book 3 release date.  I just posted a response to a new comment on themidnightlegion.com, so I’ll share the update here as well: the third and final book is done!  At least, the text is—I finished it at the end of May, so now we’re on to […]

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