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What’s the Slush Pile Like, Anyway? Part 2

I promised you a part two to this post last week and I finally got around to writing it. Yay!. We already talked about the submissions process, our file management system, and the types of stories we receive over at the Goldfish. So today, we’re going to take a look at the types of submitters[…]

“Revenge is a Star in the Sky” Published in Bards and Sages Quarterly

2013 has been a slow year for me publication-wise but I’m pleased to reported by flash tale, “Revenge is a Star in the Sky,” appears in the April issue of Bard and Sages Quarterly alongside several of my writing friends, which is pretty cool. Here’s an excerpt: She looked at the darkened sky that lay[…]

“A Mother’s Words Are Lasting Scars” Published at One Forty Fiction

I had a Twitter flash piece published today over at One Forty Fiction called “A Mother’s Words Are Lasting Scars.” It was just a little thing that I jotted down one day as a fragment of poetry. Gave it a second look last week, sent it out, and here we are. Hope you enjoy it.[…]

Niteblade Blog Train – What a Difference

…a year makes. First of all, let me just say Happy Anniversary to Niteblade. I volunteered to be a part of the blog train to celebrate the magazine’s fifth anniversary because I love what they publish and think they fill a lovely niche in the speculative market. Yes, they published me, but I’m not biased,[…]

“Carapace” Published at Ray Gun Revival

This post is super delayed, but I definitely wanted to take a moment to jot down my thoughts about the latest story I’ve had published. It’s called “Carapace” and you can check it out right now at Ray Gun Revival. This story actually started as a very brief flash piece. I think I wrote it[…]

The Book of Apex: Volume Three of Apex Magazine is Out Now!

I’ve been extremely remiss in blogging here, I apologize. Life is busy and I’ve lost track of time. But I still wanted to let you all know that The Book of Apex: Volume Three of Apex Magazine is now out in both print and eBook formats and I’m in it! Not to mention, it features[…]