Short Fiction

GITC-200pixCITY OF SPIRITS (Pluritopia #2)
Short story

Meteora arrives in the spiritualist utopia known as City of Spirits, seeking to commune with departed loved ones via with the mysterious and heavily guarded Odic Forge. But are her motives true or do they harbor a secret that threatens to hurl the world of Pluritopia into another Great Conflagration?

“City of Spirits” is available in the following anthology:

Ghost in the Cogs: Steam-Powered Ghost Stories, Broken Eye Books, 2015
Hardcover: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Broken Eye Books
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Broken Eye Books
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | PDF/EPUB/MOBI


TMTOAC-1WITH DUST THEIR GLITTERING TOWERS: A Fly-Leaves Story
Novelette

A day trip to Highgate takes a turn for the weird as intrepid Baconian investigator Alicia Leith explores the crumbling ruins that mark the site of Sir Francis Bacon’s death.

“With Dust Their Glittering Towers” is available in the following anthology:

The Many Tortures of Anthony Carndo, Talekyn Press, 2014
(Benefit anthology for the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life)
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK


twopjf4-200pixTHE GODDESS EQUATION
Novelette
The Worlds of Philip José Farmer 4: Voyages to Strange Days, Meteor House, 2014.

ATHENA, the Federation’s titanic supercomputer, has gone mad, and it’s up to Lieutenant Raspold—known throughout the inhabited worlds as the galactic Sherlock Holmes—to track down the saboteurs.

“The Goddess Equation” is available in the following anthology:

The Worlds of Philip José Farmer 4: Voyages to Strange Days, Meteor House, 2014
Paperback: Meteor House


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DUNE RUNNER
Novelette
Paizo.com, 2014

When her twin brother is kidnapped by an undead army in the deserts of Osirion, Jasilia and her Risen Guard protector Nekhtep have no choice but to confront the skeletons of the past.

Listen to the entire first chapter of “Dune Runner”:

“Dune Runner” is available in the following formats:

Ebook: Read for free online
Audiobook: Amazon USAudible | iTunes


AvengerTJIF200pixDEVIL’S DARK HARVEST
Novelette

Richard Henry Benson, known to the world as the crime-fighting hero The Avenger, travels to a mysterious island in the North Atlantic where a power-hungry billionaire is conducting insidious experiments on human subjects a la Doctor Moreau.

“Devil’s Dark Harvest” is available in the following anthology:

 The Avenger: The Justice Inc. Files, Moonstone Books, 2011
Hardcover: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Moonstone Books
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Moonstone Books
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | NOOK


TalesoftheWNU200pixKWASIN AND THE BEAR GOD (with Philip José Farmer) (Khokarsa Series)
Novella

Returning to the island of Khokarsa after eight long years of exile in the Wild Lands, the giant Kwasin must help a priestess free her village from King Minruth’s tyranny…or face the Bear God’s wrath.

“Kwasin and the Bear God” is available in the following books:

The Song of Kwasin by Philip José Farmer and Christopher Paul Carey, Meteor House, 2015
Hardcover: Meteor House
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Meteor House
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | NOOK (coming soon)

Tales of the Wold Newton Universe, edited by Win Scott Eckert and Christopher Paul Carey, Titan Books, 2013
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UKBarnes & Noble | Titan Books
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | NOOK

The Worlds of Philip José Farmer 2: Of Dust and Soul, edited by Michael Croteau, Meteor House, 2010
Paperback: Amazon US | Meteor House


twopjf1-200pixA KICK IN THE SIDE (Khokarsa Series)
Short story

Set during the events of Philip José Farmer’s novel Flight to Opar.

Hinokly, scribe of the hero Hadon of Opar, matches wits with pirates on the high seas of ancient Khokarsa…

“A Kick in the Side” is available in the following anthology:

The Worlds of Philip José Farmer 1: Protean Dimensions, Meteor House, 2010
Paperback: Amazon US | Meteor House


CCebook1-200pixCAESAR’S CHILDREN (Pluritopia #1)
Novelette

When a mysterious woman from the Earth’s center suddenly appears in the tranquil Pacific Northwest paradise of France-Ville, the ideal world finds itself on the brink of the unimaginable—a great conflagration that threatens to scorch Pluritopia to cinders.

“Caesar’s Children” is available in the following:

Caesar’s Children: A Tale of Pluritopia, Surrush Press, 2011
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK

Tales of the Shadowmen 6: Grand Guignol, Black Coat Press, 2009
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble | Black Coat Press
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | NOOK

Les Compagnon de l’Ombre 19, Rivière Blanche, 2016 (French-language edition)
Paperback: Rivière Blanche


IandBebook-200pixIRON AND BRONZE (with Win Scott Eckert)
Novelette

Taduki-inspired visions draw an intrepid adventurer and a madman to a lost African outpost of Atlantis where they must confront an ancient mystery from the stars…

“Iron and Bronze” is available in the following:

Iron and Bronze, Sirrush Press, 2010
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | NOOK

Tales of the Shadowmen 5: The Vampire of Paris, Black Coat Press, 2009
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK | Barnes & Noble
Ebook: Kindle US | Kindle UK | NOOK

Doc Ardan: The Abominable Snowman, Black Coat Press, 2016
Paperback: Amazon US | Amazon UK |  Black Coat Press

Les Compagnon de l’Ombre 6, Rivière Blanche, 2010 (French-language edition)
Paperback: Rivière Blanche