‘White Stone” at Fantasy Magazine
My story “White Stone” is up at Fantasy Magazine. That first night the snow-maiden looked like a pillar of salt, like a statue half-toppled from a blast, like a stranger; as much as I loved her, that much I never forgot. If you like the crushing inhumanity of war, well, are you in for a treat!…
“Synergy” at Diet Soap
My short story “Synergy” is now available in the latest issue of Diet Soap. It’s my love letter to office jobs, for certain values of “love letter.” As soon as they’ve taken my prints and retinals, the recruiter hands me a portable workscreen. “PLEASE CHOOSE A HUMOROUS PATOIS.” Underneath it, in smaller letters, “Please note: all patois is in the service of a congenial workplace.…