Published Work

Long Fiction | Short Fiction | Poetry | NonfictionEarly Reader

Long Fiction:

A Season in Hell (Crystal Lake Publishing, 2018)
Monster Breath (TBD)

These books are included in Monster Breath:
Lifeblood (Distressed Press, 2015)
Jade (Distressed Press, 2015)
Pack Animals (Distressed Press, 2013)
• Emergence (Distressed Press, 2012; Post Mortem Press as From The Deep Will Rise, 2012.)

Alexin (Distressed Press, 2015)
• The Infinite Cycle (TBD)

These books are included in The Infinite Cycle:
• These Trespasses: Book 1: Alien Born (Post Mortem Press, 2011)
• Grave Revelations: Book 2: Alien Risen (Post Mortem Press, 2011)
• Reckoning: Book 3: Alien Reborn 
(Post Mortem Press, 2012)

Short Fiction:

• “Dog Days” (Midnight in the Graveyard, Silver Shamrock Publishing, 2019)
• “Standing Tall” (Shallow Waters Vol.2, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2019)
• “Malignant” (Co-authored with Steve Thompson. Shallow Waters Vol.2, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2019)
• “Not Your Average Monster” (Shallow Waters Vol.1, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2019)
• “Detrition of War” (When the Clock Strikes 13, In Your Face Books, 2019)
Darker Days (Crystal Lake Publishing, 2018)

• “A Ring for His Own” (Jamais Vu,  Issue #3, Post Mortem Press, 2014)
• “Heirloom” (Exigencies: A Neo-Noir Anthology, Dark House Press, 2015)
• “Rust Colored Rain”
• “Prey”
• “Passing Time” (Spirits of St. Louis: Missouri Ghost Stories, Rocking Horse Publishing, 2013)
• “What Mama Needs”
• “My Brother Bit Your Honor Roll Student”
• “Outcasts: The Sick and Dying 1 – Henry Wentworth”
• “The Sanguine Wars”
• “The Hunted” (44 Lies by 22 Liars: A Flourish of Flash from the Fabulous Fibbers, Post Mortem Press, 2016)
• “Her Living Corals” (Enter at Your Own Risk: The End is the Beginning, Firbolg Publishing, 2014)
• “Puppet Strings”
• “The Trying of Master Willam”
• “By The Crescent Moon” (State of Horror: North Carolina, Charon Coin Press, 2015)
• “Mantid” (Truth or Dare?, Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, 2014)
• “The Underside of Time and Space”
• “Outcasts: The Sick and Dying 2 – Gemma Nyle”
• “The Griffon”
• “Adaptable” (44 Lies by 22 Liars: A Flourish of Flash from the Fabulous Fibbers, Post Mortem Press, 2016)
• “When They Come”
• “The Reassignment Project”
• “Presage”
• “One Hopeless Night by a Clan Fire”
• “Lenny’s New Eyes”
• “Outcasts: The Sick and Dying 3 – Anna Kilpatrick”
• “A Very Different Sort of Apocalypse”

Embers (Crystal Lake Publishing, 2017)

• “The Chamber”
• “Valerie’s Window”
• “A Window to Dream By” (Of Devils & Deviants: An Anthology of Erotic Horror, Crowded Quarantine Publishing, 2014)
• “Each New Day Unknown”
• “Gone”
• “Under the Drift of Snow is Another World”
• “Blackbird’s Breath”
• “Desolate” (Crystal Lake Publishing, 2018)
• “Lost in the Woods”
• “Final Breaths”
• “Closer”
• “Flocking Birds”
• “Pirouette”
• “To Save One Life”
• “Of Both Worlds”
• “Breathing Cave”
• “Soul Tapped”
• “The Water People”
• “Water Snake”
• “Evolved” (The Lovecraft eZine, Issue #24, The Lovecraft eZine, 2013)
• “Buried Beneath the Old Chicago Swamp”
• “The Bad Men”
• “Parasite” (Fear the Abyss: 22 Terrifying Tales of Cosmic Horror, Post Mortem Press, 2012)
• “Strip Poker, Crabs, and Blue Women”
• “The Benefit of Being Weighty”

Recut Tales (TBD)

Select stories from these two books will be included in the above collection:
Fresh Cut Tales (Distressed Press, 2013)

• “Of Shadows”
• “Avenged” (Gunslingers & Ghost Stories, Science Fiction Trails, 2012)
• “Ordering Out” (Dark Moon Presents: Vampires!, Dark Moon Digest, 2011)
• “Perfect Little Hands”
• “Inside Out”
• “Shards”
• “Twist of Pain”
• “Old Habits” (Dead Souls: 17 Terrifying ZOMBIE Tales, Post Mortem Press, 2011; Digital Fiction Publishing, 2016; Daunting Deviations, Digital Fiction Publishing, 2016)
• “In The Shadow of The Equine” (Torn Realities: Inspired by HP Lovecraft’s Other Worlds, Post Mortem Press, 2012; Hydrophobia: A Charity Anthology for Victims  of Hurricane Harvey, Stitched Smile Publications, 2017; Dark Tides: A Charity Anthology, Gestalt Media LLC, 2019)
• “Split Ends”
• “Spaceship Earth” (Doomology, The Library of the Living Dead, 2011; Memento Mori, Digital Fiction Publishing, 2017)
• “Warmth Within Thy Depths” (Isolation, Post Mortem Press, 2010; Dark Doorways: 18 Tales of Terror, Post Mortem Press, 2011)
• “Never Free”
• “Ahote’s Spirit” (Knightwatch Press, 2012)
• “Rebirth” (The Ghost IS the Machine, Post Mortem Press, 2012)
• “Redpath, Stu”

These Old Tales (Distressed Press, 2012)

• “The Patrol” (Nightmare Stalkers & Dream Walkers, Horrified Press, 2014)
• “Molt”
• “Satisfied”
• “Gladiator David”
• “After the Ocolitz”
• “The Necessary Bits”
• “Nocturnal”
• “An Eye Remembered”
• “Pieces”
• “The Lucky Shrimp”
• “Empty Spaces”
• “Visitors” (Dark Bits, Apokrupha, 2013)
• “Working From Home”
• “What’s This Line For?”
• “The Evil Within”
• “Meeting Roger”
• “The Daily News”
• “Moving On”
• “Silt”
• “Limbs”
• “New Life”
• “Dark Reflections”
• “Fragments” (Fractured Realms, Horrified Press, 2014)
• “Edgar’s Church”
• “Anger, Hurt, Pain”
• “Branded”
• “The Regrettable”
• “The Way Out”
• “Determination”
• “Harvest”

• “His Flower, His Treasure” (Between the Lines, Seventh Star Press, 2016)
• “The Reaper’s Fire” (Tales from The Lake Vol.3, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2016)
• “Hired Hand” (Six-Guns Straight From Hell 2, Science Fiction Trails, 2014; Largely Deceased, Digital Fiction Publishing, 2016; Digital Fiction Publishing, 2016)
• “Night of the Fireworks” (Vignettes from the End of the World, Apokrupha, 2014)

Poetry:

• “This Tired Old Life” (HWA Poetry Showcase Volume V, Horror Writers Association, 2018)
• “Love, the Cruelest Monster” (HWA Poetry Showcase Volume IV, Horror Writers Association, 2017)

Nonfiction:

• “Jump Scares: Creating Tension Without Gimmicks” (The Horror Writer: A Study of Craft and Identity in the Horror Genre, Hellbound Books Publishing, 2020)
• “In Lieu of Patience Bring Diversity” (Writers on Writing Vol. 4, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2016; Writers on Writing Vol.1-4, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2016)
• “Thumb on the Button” (Horror 101: The Way Forward, Crystal Lake Publishing, 2014)

Early Reader Fiction/Comics:

The Big Book of Monsters & Friends  (Snips & Snails Press, 2014)

These books are included in The Big Book of Monsters & Friends.
Math Is For Mummies (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)
Frankie’s Alphabet (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)
3 Fun Tales About Monsters (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)
When Vampires Eat Fast Food & Cooking with Monsters (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)
Hardy the Allergic Cat & Willy the Wrong Way Woodpecker (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)
RE: Animated: Three Apocalyptic Tales for Kids (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)
How Marbles Roll: A Fun Story of Friendship (Snips & Snails Press, 2012)

Re: Animated  (Jamais Vu, Issue #1, Post Mortem Press, 2014)
Re: Animated  (The Lovecraft eZine, Issue #29, The Lovecraft eZine, 2014)
Re: Animated  (Jamais Vu, Issue #2, Post Mortem Press, 2014)
• Re: Animated (Jamais Vu, Issue #3, Post Mortem Press, 2014)
• Hardy’s Quick Guide to Food Allergies
The Original RE: Animated Book
RE: Animated – Peter Rottentail
• Re: Animated – April 2015