Orsinus

“Orsinus Liborum” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** “Orsinus Liborum” by Catherynne M. Valente Originally published in The Bestiary, edited…

meteoroid

“Fun(draising) with Meteoroids” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** “Fun(draising) with Meteoroids” by Sarena Ulibarri Originally published in Dear Robot: An…

ticket

“The Ticket Taker of Cenote Zací” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** “The Ticket Taker of Cenote Zací” by Benjamin Parzybok Originally published in…

“By the Teeth” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** Story Five: “By the Teeth” by Julia Dixon Evans Originally published in…

Orange

“Orange Dogs” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** Story Four: “Orange Dogs” by Marian Womack Originally published in The Weird…

unlike

“Something Not Unlike Love” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** Story Three: “Something Not Unlike Love” by Dorothy Allison Originally published in…

“Dead Mouse” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** Story Two: “Dead Mouse” by Caroline Macon Originally published in [pank] Issue…

careful

“A Careful Fire” | Great Fiction Countdown 2015

***This is a Great Fiction Countdown 2015 post. I’ll be reading and responding to a new short story published or reprinted in 2015 every day throughout the month of December. If you have a recommendation, tweet at me or use the contact form.*** Story One: “A Careful Fire” by Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam Originally published in…

Everything

Life, the Universe & Everything (Writing Related) Part II

I promised prophecy and now: here be prophecy. Prophecy might actually be too strong of a word, now that I think about it. This is more like aggressive optimism. As mentioned in the previous post, the forthcoming list serves not only as a teaser for future works to come, but as a mode of accountability…

Everything

Life, the Universe & Everything (Writing Related)

I’m back and I’m blogging again. Moses help us. I can’t believe it’s really been six months since I updated this page. That shit is straight unacceptable. Why didn’t someone say something? This is on you fools, too. I’m willing to take 30…maybe 40% of the responsibility. Apportion the rest as you see fit. To…