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PUBLISHED STORIES

 

Stories run newest to oldest in the list below. Regardless of when published, reprints appear directly beneath the link to the original story. For stories from magazines that have closed,? links will take you to PDFs of the published pieces; in a few cases, I have broken these stories into parts due to my web host's limits on file size. The stories did not appear originally in parts, however.

 

If any of the links below do not work, please send me a note and I will see about correcting them. Thank you.

 

 

 

Insomnia - Corvus Review

 

The Cook - Headway

(reprint) - Charleston Anvil (Summer 2020 Issue, print)

 

Summer Trip - The Drabble

 

To Escape the Cold - Writers and Readers' Magazine (April 2020 Issue, print & Kindle)

 

Moving Day - Door Is a Jar (Spring 2020 Issue, print & Kindle)

 

The New Boy - Triangle Writers Magazine (March 2020 Issue, print & Kindle)

 

Conjuring: A History - Hypnopomp

 

The Ring-Rope - Phenomenal Literature

 

From the Elements - Blue Pages Journal

 

Last Scraps - Edify Fiction

 

The Brown Rabbit - Arkansan Review

 

The Keepsake Box - Anti-Heroin Chic

 

The Junk Man - Flash Fiction Magazine

 

Song - Ariel Chart

 

The Two Potters - The Writing Disorder

 

Our House - Corvus Review

 

Gift for Yvette: Part 1, Part 2, Part 3 - Central American Literary Review

 

Horse and Garden - Adelaide

 

Plant - Thin Air (Spring 2019 Issue, print)

 

The River Trip - CommuterLit

 

Mark on a White Stone - Blood & Bourbon (print & e-book)

 

Night Fishing - The Sea Letter

 

Brother's Keeper: Part 1, Part 2 - Foliate Oak

 

A Son in His Father's Forest - Ecozon@

 

Joan Carlyle's New Neighbor - Jumbelbook (.epub file)

 

Emily's Paper - CommuterLit

 

Two Secrets - Ginosko Literary Journal

 

Pair of Doors - Literary Yard

 

Writing on the Page - Ariel Chart

 

Online Chat - Soft Cartel

 

Gull, Beach, Sun, Ocean - NatureWriting

 

Juggler in the Plaza - Furtive Dalliance (print only)

 

A Provocation Game - Yellow Mama

 

The Sea Cliff - Howl

 

Morning Run (original version) - FIVE:2:ONE's #thesideshow

(reprint with revisions) - Antarctica Journal

 

Sand in a Cup - Gravel

 

Crawl - Thrice Fiction

 

The Wandering Man - The Wagon Magazine

 

The Divorce: Parts 1,2, 3, 4, 5, 6; Editor's Note - Rumblefish Press

 

Alone in Hell's Kitchen - STORGY

 

For Mother's Wedding - Westview

 

The Long Lake - Peacock Journal

 

The Dancer (original version) - Consciousness, Literature, and the Arts

(reprint with revisions) - CafeLit

 

Disagreement over a Novel - Down in the Dirt

 

Thrush - No Extra Words (podcast)

(reprint with revisions) - Inkling

 

Friends' Night Out: Part 1, Part 2 - Foliate Oak

 

The Fight - New Pop Lit

 

Tired Evening (original version) - Corvus Review;

(reprint with revisions) - Wilderness House Literary Review

 

Worried Father-To-Be - Adelaide

 

The Piano and the Violin - Ekphrastic

 

To Aid Your Son on a Date - Scarlet Leaf Review

 

The Bloom - Ekphrastic

 

The Island Interior (original version) - Scarlet Leaf Review;

(reprint with revisions) - Scarlet Leaf Review

 

Fate and Freedom (original version) - Darkrun Review;

(reprint with revisions) - Communicators League

 

The Dream - Squawk Back