- “The Origin of Light.” Kansas’s Emerging Writers: An Anthology.
- “Flann Bronach and the King’s Champion.” Metaphorosis.
- “The Keeper of the Plains.” Aphelion: The Webzine of Science Fiction and Fantasy.
THE VIOLET TAMARIND
…Treasure Planet meets Arm of the Sphinx…
…steampunk Bladerunner in an airship…
A futuristic speculative-fiction novel for adults.
Plasma’s loyalty as second-in-command to the charismatic cyborg Captain Heelbone is tested when he leads his airship pirate crew on a wild ride to find a legendary treasure that might not exist.
STATUS: In final revision. Querying on the horizon.
THE BLOOD (working title)
…Alias Grace + Lovecraftian magic…
An epic fantasy novel for adults.
A highly sensitive woman raised in a domineering patriarchal society discovers the real reason men subjugate the women: they are far more powerful than they know. And if women found out just how much more powerful…well, there might be a revolution.
STATUS: Outlined. First draft: 70,000 words and counting.
ECHOES OF THE OLD WORLD
…the grit of Divergent and the romantic nostalgia of Station Eleven…
A post-apocalyptic science-fiction novel for adults.
An archeologist leaves the safety of the last City on earth to hunt down the Outsider who killed her husband.
ECHOES OF THE OLD WORLD was a finalist in the 2019 Colorado Gold Fiction Contest and the 2020 Zebulon Contest under the title HALF-LIFE.