Short Stories


Hideous Progeny: Classic Horror Goes Punk, Writerpunk Press, May 2018
A little clown finds a powerful patron in the shadows of the circus.

“Bea Wolf”

What We’ve Unlearned: English Class Goes Punk, Writerpunk Press, May 2017
When Beowulf’s diesel-mechanized force of mercenaries goes up against their strongest foe yet, will it survive the conflagration that threatens their entire world?

“Finding Things After You’re Gone”

Stardust, Always, A David Bowie + Alan Rickman Tribute Anthology, June 2016
Experimental Memoir
A flash fiction piece written after my sister left us.

“The Case of the Cigar Girl in the Sixpenny Temple”

Merely This and Nothing More: Poe Goes Punk, Writerpunk Press, May 2016
A Steampunk Detective Story
Detective Boudreaux and Sergeant Woodson are at it again, tracking down a murderer the city bigwigs would rather not be found.

“Terminal Leave”

O-Dark-Thirty, Winter 2016, Vol. 4, No. 2
Literary Fiction
A woman veteran mourns a friend, and the end of her time in service.

Dragons“The Peacemaker”

Fantasy Scroll Magazine, September 2014, Issue 3
Science Fiction
*Also included in the Year One Anthology, Dragons, Droids & Doom
A superhero learns it’s not so easy to turn your back on your gifts—even when the law says otherwise.

“Night Run”

Luna’s Children: Full Moon Mayhem, Dark Oak Press: July, 2014
Urban Fantasy
Rick Keller—enthusiastic werewolf and reluctant MONIKER agent—answers an urgent call from an old friend.


T. Gene Davis’s Speculative Blog, February 2014
Science Fiction
A speculative riff on the future modern state of the teaching profession.

“Duet” (writing as Lady Grey)

Coming Together: Through the Storm, January 2014
An unseasonable thunderstorm changes everyone’s careful plans.

Imaginarium“Shadow Pool”

Imaginarium, October 2013, Issue 2
Speculative Horror
A woman in search of the sea slices the last bonds of home.

“The Case of the Southern Gentleman at the Midnight Ball”

eSteampunk, April 2013, Vol. 01, No. 06
A Steampunk Detective Story
Two veterans who have lived more than their fair share of blood follow a trail of bodies through the darker places of post-Confederate New Orleans.


Aoife’s Kiss, March 2013, Issue 44
A Steampunk Urban Fairy Tale
A photographer captures much more on her negative than silver and time.

“The Terrible, Vast Pyre of Chief Machinist Kirlisoveyitch”

Dark Moon Digest, October 2012, Issue 9
Steampunk Horror
A most distinguished gentleman journeys into the darkness of the Russian winter to investigate the suicide of an old friend.

Arm“Sea Story” (writing as Lady Grey)

Coming Together: Arm in Arm in Arm, September 2012
Steampunk Erotica
The captain of a great steam submersible meets a creature from the depths of the Northern sea.