Stories

Coffin Bell“The Bard of Kolomyia”

Featured in Coffin Bell

“She kept her eyes on the ceiling—up past the ceiling, up towards Heaven—avoiding his own gleaming orbs at her feet.”

 

The Soil of Stonier Hearts“The Soil of Stonier Hearts”

Featured in Shallow Creek

“When death arrived in Shallow Creek, it surfaced in the soil. The snow had peeled back in Spring like a coquettish debutante showing off her bruises, revealing ghastly yellow rectangles where the ground soured over plots of the buried dead.”

 

hypnopomp“In the Future We Will Call This Deja vu”

Featured in Hypnopomp Magazine, Iss. 7

“You used to always make me read, ‘Yes Virginia, There is a Santa Claus’…Do you remember that editorial? We think that nothing can be which is not comprehensible by our little minds.”

 

Malocchio“Malocchio”

Featured in The Haunted Traveler, Vol. 4 Iss. 2

“Other shadows had joined us on the street by then; things with misshapen heads, thin fingers, wide shoulders. There was a foot too, it seemed, long and black, covering Mia’s cigarette. The cherry-red glow disappeared, then reappeared six feet above where it’d been, split into two embers like burning eyes.”

 

 

2018 (and earlier)