Thursday, August 30, 2018


I received my 43rd acceptance of the year this afternoon, this time for a bit of crime fiction.

Wednesday, August 29, 2018


I received eight acceptances this morning, my 35th through 42nd acceptances of the year. Three were for original stories and five were for reprints.

Monday, August 27, 2018


I received my 334th acceptance this morning, this time for a bit of noir crime fiction.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Published 2x: "Auto Erotic" and "Closing Cases"

"Auto Erotic" and "Closing Cases," a pair of erotic short stories, were released on audio today by House of Erotica.

Tuesday, August 14, 2018


I received my 33rd acceptance of the year this evening, this time for a fantasy short story.

Saturday, August 11, 2018

Published...almost: "Backlit"

My story "Backlit" appears in Blood Work (Down & Out Books), which officially releases later this month.

Tuesday, August 07, 2018

26, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32

Email today brought word of seven acceptances. One is for a new bit of crime fiction, the other six are for audio/reprint rights to stories first published long ago.

Wednesday, August 01, 2018


I just learned that my story "West Texas Winter" was published in March. Neither the editor nor the publisher of the anthology Cowboy Up notified me of its publication (another contributor did), and payment, due within 90 days of publication is now several weeks past due.