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Odyssey Graduates' Publications

    Chances are you're reading the work of Odyssey alumni without even realizing it!

    For an illuminating overview of the publications of Odyssey graduates, visit
    "Are You Reading the Work of Odyssey Alumni?"

    Take a look at our Graduates' Featured Recent Publications page.

    Congratulations on Making First Fiction Sales:

    Meg Pontecorvo, "Grounded," Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, October/November 2013

    A. E. Decker, "The Quest," Every Day Fiction 2012 (and eight more stories since then!)

    Loriane Parker, "Thief of Souls," Thunder on the Battlefield, Volume 1: Sword, Summer 2013

    Jessica May Lin, "Dark, Beautiful Force," Daily Science Fiction, June 2013 (and a second story to Nature!)

    J. A. White, "The Thickety," The Path Begins, HarperCollins, 2014 (and two more novels!)

    Kevin McNeil, "The Merry Jester," Every Day Fiction, January 2013

    Emily Hoffman, "Skinned," Fine Lines, Spring 2013

    Congratulations to Larry Hodges on the publication of his first novel,
    Sorcerers in Space, by Class Act Books!

    Congratulations to Elaine Isaak, writing as E. C. Ambrose, on the
    publication of Elisha Barber!

    Congratulations to S. V. Laurent on the publication of his first novel
    Rites of Planets by Damnation Books!

    Congratulations to Barbara Campbell, writing as Barbara Ashford, for winning the Washington Irving Award for her novel,
    Spellcast, published by DAW!

    Congratulations to Douglas Cohen on the anthology he co-edited with John Joseph Adams,
    Oz Reimagined, published by 47North!

    Congratulations to Adria Laycraft on the anthology she co-edited with Janice Blaine
    Urban Green Man, published by Edge!

    Congratulations to Theodora Goss for having her short story "Beautiful Boys" chosen to appear in
    The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year, and for having her short story "Pug" chosen to appear
    in The Year's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy!

    Congratulations to Megan Spooner on the publication of her second novel,
    Shadowlark, from Carolrhoda Books, and her third novel, These Broken Stars, co-written with Amie Kaufman, from Disney-Hyperion!

    Congratulations to Rhiannon Held on the publication of her second novel,
    Tarnished, by Tor!

    Congratulations to Carrie Vaughn on the publication of her sixteenth novel,
    Kitty in the Underworld, by Tor Books!

    Congratulations to Alex Hughes on the publication of her second novel, Sharp, by Roc!

    Congratulations to Donna Glee Williams on the sale of her first novel, The Braided Path, to Edge!

    Congratulations to Dy Loveday on the publication of her first novel,
    Illusion, Book 1, Daughters of the Abyss, by Liquid Silver Books!

    Congratulations to Samantha Kymmell-Harvey on winning the Edgar Allen Poe House and Museum Prose Contest!

    Congratulations to David J. Schwartz on the publication of his second novel,
    Gooseberry Bluff Community College of Magic, by 47North!



Class of 1996

JoAnn F. Cox

Short Story

  • "Latest Best Seller," Alternate Realities, September/October 2002

Derek Hill

Website: derekhill.wordpress.com

Books

  • Charlie Kaufman and Hollywood's Merry Band of Pranksters, Fabulists, and Dreamers, Kamera Books, 2008
  • Forthcoming Terry Gilliam biography, Schaffner Press
  • Peter Jackson: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers), editor, University Press of Mississippi, Forthcoming
  • Forthcoming John Wayne biography, Aurum Press, Fall 2012

Short Story

  • "Declaration Day," Nightmares, 1995

Selected Nonfiction

  • "King of Twilight: The Films of Guy Maddin," The Third Alternative, Fall 2002
  • Pieces on Planet of the Apes and Close Encounters of the Third Kind in The Encyclopedia of Themes in Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2005
  • Reviewer for Mystery Scene Magazine
  • "Taking Over the Asylum," Little White Lies #26, November/December 2009
  • Contributions to American Independent Cinema Directory, edited by John Berra; contributor, published by Intellect Books, 2010
  • Contributions to Directory of Japanese Cinema, edited by John Berra; contributor, published by Intellect Books, 2010
  • "There's No More Watching: Artifice and Meaning in Synechdoche, New York and Adaptation," The Philosophy of Charlie Kaufman (The Philosophy of Popular Culture), ed. David LaRocca, published by The University Press of Kentucky, 2011

Sherry Lind

Short Story

  • "Spawn," Twilight Times, Spring 2004

Contest

  • 3rd Place, North Dakota Heritage Writing Contest 1999

Aly Parsons

Afterword

  • Afterword to the collection, Aurora in Four Voices, by Catherine Asaro, ISFiC Press, November 2011

Piper Perry

Short Stories

  • "Moonshadow," Talebones #22, Fall 2001
  • "Jonah Hex, His Own Damned Self," Nightmare Town #1, November 2005
  • "Monster Winter," Metrosphere, 2011

Contest

  • "A Devoted Wife," 3rd Place, Conduit XIV Conduit Reloaded Short Fiction Contest, May 2004

Lynda Rucker

Website: lyndaerucker.wordpress.com

Short Stories

  • "Different Angels," The Third Alternative #19, March 1999 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, Vol. 13); reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "Beneath the Drops," The Third Alternative #25, November 2000 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, Vol. 14); reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "No More A-Roving," Darkness Rising #1: Night's Soft Pains, April 2001, selected for reprint in The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror, Vol. 13, Fall 2002; reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "The Chance Walker," The Third Alternative #33, February 2003; reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "The Last Reel," Supernatural Tales #10, 2006; selected for reprint in The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror, Vol. 18, Fall 2007 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, Vol.20), podcast at Pseudopod, October 2012; reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "Ash-Mouth," Black Static #2 , December 2007; (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, Vol. 21); reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "These Things We Have Always Known," Black Static #8, December 2008; selected for reprint in The Mammoth Book of Best New Horror, Vol. 20, Fall 2009 (Honorable Mention, Best Horror of the Year, Vol. 1); reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "The Moon Will Look Strange," Black Static #16, April/May 2010; selected for reprint in The Year's Best Dark Fantasy and Horror, 2011; reprinted in The Moon Will Look Strange
  • "Where the Summer Dwells," The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction, September/October 2012; selected for reprint in Mammoth Book of Best New Horror, Vol. 24, 2013
  • "Red at the End of the World," Daily Science Fiction, October 31, 2012
  • "The Wife's Lament," Supernatural Tales, August 2013
  • "This Time of Day, This Time of Year," Postscripts 30/31, forthcoming

David J. Schwartz

Awards

  • Nominated for the Nebula Award, Superpowers, Three Rivers Press, 2008

Novel

  • Superpowers, Three Rivers Press, 2008
  • Gooseberry Bluff Community College of Magic, 47North, 2013

Novella

Short Stories

  • "The Comfort of Thunder," On Spec, 2001
  • "The Icthyomancer Writes His Friend with an Account of the Yeti's Birthday Party," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, 2003 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror)
  • "Vagina Music," Flashquake (www.flashquake.org), 2003
  • "The King of Memphis," Talebones, 2004
  • "The Lethe Man," Say . . . , 2004
  • "Iron Ankles," Strange Horizons, 2004
  • "The Love Thing," Grasslimb, 2004
  • "The Three Clocks of Vorstein," Paradox, 2004
  • "A NOtE AbOUt thE TYpE," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, 2004
  • "The Colossus Vignettes," Fortean Bureau, 2004
  • "The New Year's party, or, Dancing on Sleipner's Bones," Strange Horizons, 2004
  • "Breaking Glass," The Third Alternative, forthcoming 2005
  • "Flash Bison," Rhapsoidia, 2005
  • "Walking to Tahiti" (with Marianne Westphal), The Dogtown Review, 2005
  • "A Whole Man," Talebones, 2005
  • "Virginie and the Fool," Ideomancer, 2005
  • "Screen," Pindeldyboz, February 22, 2006
  • "The Water-Poet and the Four Seasons," Strange Horizons, May 2006; reprinted in Fantasy: The Year's Best, Prime Books, edited by Rich Horton
  • "Play," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet, Number 18, May 2006
  • "Shackles," Rabid Transit 5: Long Voyages, Great Lies, May 2006
  • "Five Hundred and Forty Doors," Twenty Epics;
  • "Grandma Charlie and the Wolves," Flytrap #6, November 2006
  • "Manifest Destiny," Polyphony 6, November 2006
  • "Proof of Zero," Spicy Slipstream Stories, forthcoming
  • "The Somnambulist," Moonlit Domes: An Anthology of Urban Fantasy, forthcoming
  • "Oma Dortchen and the Pillar of Story," Farrago's Wainscot, Summer 2007
  • "The Somnambulist" Paper Cities: An Anthology of Urban Fantasy, April 2008
  • "Mike's Place" Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #22, June 2008
  • "Proof of Zero" Spicy Slipstream Stories, September 2008
  • "MonstroCities" Tumbarumba: A Frolic of Intrusions, 2008
  • "Bear In Contradicting Landscape" Polyphony 7, November 2008
  • "Today's Friends" Asimov's, April 2013

Lee Smith

Novel

  • Golden Retriever, PublishAmerica, 2003

Short Story

  • "The Third Virgin" (as Lee Smith) and "Invisibility" (as Gabriel Stevens) in Three Naked Ladies Playing Cellos anthology, 1999

Poetry

  • "Anywhere You Are," The South Coast Writer's Conference Anthology, 2003

Mark Stafford

Short Stories

  • "Power Tools," The Tale Spinner, Fall 1996
  • "The Demons of Jupiter's Moons," written with Mike Resnick, in anthologies Sol's Children, DAW Books, 2002, and also With A Little Help From My Friends, Farthest Star, 2002
  • "Messenger," New Faces of Science Fiction, DAW Books, 2003

Contest

  • "Messenger," 1st Place, University of Alaska/Anchorage Daily News Writing Award 1999

Dana Vander Els

Short Story

  • "A Flock of Drunk Witches," After Shocks anthology

Jerry White

Website: www.jawhitebooks.com

Novel

  • The Thickety: A Path Begins, Harper Collins, 2014

Book

  • The Films of Kiyoshi Kurosawa: Master of Fear, Stone Bridge Press, 2007

Susan Shell Winston

Website: www.holdenstone.com

Short Story

  • "Governor Edwards' House Is For Sale," Three Naked Ladies Playing Cellos anthology, 1999

Class of 1997

Keith Demanche

Short Stories

  • "Amy," FearsMag.com, 2000
  • "Moontide," The Dogtown Review #1, 2004
  • "Lonely," The Dogtown Review #2, 2005
  • "Colors That No Longer Shine," Minnetonka Review, 2008

Chapbook

  • Not Forgotten, Haunted Milk Press, 1999

Poetry

  • "A Conqueror Born" and "Sometimes at Night," Northern New England Review, 1999
  • "Hidden," ChiZine #7, January 2001
  • Illumination (a spoken word CD), Haunted Milk Press, 1999

Troy Ehlers

Website: www.troyehlers.com

Short Story

  • "Negative Spirits," Dogtown Review, 2005
  • "A Storied Life," Beloit Fiction Journal, Volume 19, 2006
  • "Towering Sea," Quercus Review, Issue 7, 2007
  • "The Tide of Night," The Louisville Review, Number 63, 2008

Job

  • Editor-in-Chief, Minnetonka Review, 2007-Present

Elaine Isaak

Website: www.elaineisaak.com

Website: www.ECAmbrose.com

Novels

  • The Singer's Crown, Eos Books, 2005
  • The Eunuch's Heir, Eos Books, 2006
  • The Bastard Queen, Swimming Kangaroo Books, January, 2010
Writing as E. C. Ambrose:
  • Elisha Barber, DAW Books, 2013
  • Elisha Magus, DAW Books, 2014

Anthology

  • Rick Broussard's New Hampshire Pulp Fiction, Volume IV: Love Free or Die, February 2014

Short Stories

  • "The Horde," Glyph, Spring 2001
  • "To Carve a Queen," Kinships, 2001
  • "Branching," Peeks and Valleys, Fall 2001
  • "Joenna's Ax," Clash of Steel: Demons! anthology, September 2006
  • "The Disenchantment of Kivron Ox-master," Prime Codex anthology, May 2007
  • "The Princess, the Witch and The Watchmaker's Heart," Escape Clause anthology, October 2009
  • "Memento Mori," Live Free or Undead anthology, October 2010
  • "Til Death do us part," Flush Fiction: Uncle John's Bathroom Reader anthology, April 2012
  • "Merge," Live Free or Sci-Fi anthology, October 2013
Writing as E. C. Ambrose:
  • "Custom of the Sea," Tenebris Press, October 2012
  • "The Burning," Penguin Special, June 2013
  • "A Poem in Brass," YARN, June 2013
  • "Carver," Fireside, forthcoming

Novella

  • "Winning the Gallows Field," Elysian Fiction #3, 2002

Poetry

  • "Mixed, as Doubles or Metaphors," Ship of Fools
  • "Dancing Princess" and "Nightwatch," Primitive Bikini, Winter 1997
  • "Swimming Lessons," Northern New England Review
  • "Two by Two," Conscience, Spring 2000
  • selections in Poets Unbound anthology, iUniverse, Spring 2001

Articles

  • "Ode for a Singer," Threads #112
  • "Working the Con," The Writer Magazine, July 2005
  • "Issues from Fantasyland," Linn's Stamp Digest, October 1, 2005
  • LadyBlade writing column, Alien Skin magazine, bi-monthly since 2006
  • "Ten Mistakes I've Made in my Writing Career so that You Don't Have to," The Writer Magazine, November 2010
  • "Revealing Culture Through Character," The Broadsheet, April 2012
  • "Goal Buddies: Partners on the Path," NINK newsletter, August 2012
Writing as E. C. Ambrose:
  • "The Romance of Ruins," Clarkesworld, March 2012
  • "Spoiler Alert!," Clarkesworld, January 2013
  • "Medieval Surgery," Renaissance, October 2013

Contests

  • "The Dance of Harmony," honorable mention, Ray Bradbury Short Fiction Contest 2002
  • "A Touch of Grief," 3rd place, Single Syllable Short Story Contest, Monadnock Writer's Group
  • "Merge," 1st Runner-Up, New England Science Fiction Association Short Story Contest 2003

Steve Laurent

Website: unclevlad.com

Novel

Writing as S. V. Laurent:
  • Rites of Planets, Damnation Books, 2013

Short Stories

  • "Grie-Song," The Fifth Dimension, 1998
  • "Burial Ground," Spooks anthology, Twilight Tales, forthcoming 2005

Articles

  • "How to Find Your Local Vortex," Fate magazine
  • "The Perfect Boat," Boating magazine

Contests

  • Calculus of Chance, Runner-Up, Warner Aspect First Novel Contest, 2001
  • The Rites of Planets, Winner's Circle, SouthWest Writer's Contest, 2005

Deirdre Saoirse Moen

Short Story

  • "A Sword Called Rhonda," Turn the Other Chick anthology, Baen Books, 2004

Walter Williamson

Contests

  • "Zim Zim A Do," 1st Place, South West Writer's Contest, 1997
  • "Don't Sleep Around Virgins," 3rd Place, ByLine New Talent Short Story Contest, 1997
  • "To Serve The Darkness," Honorable Mention, ByLine New Talent Short Story Contest, 1998
  • "Charlie's Deal," 3rd Place, South West Writer's Contest, 1999
  • "The Coin that Wasn't," Special Honorable Mention, South West Writer's Contest, 2003
  • Shizuka, 3rd Place, South West Writer's Contest, 2003

Class of 1998

Richard Bradford

Short Story

  • "The Genome Mines," Oceans of the Mind anthology, Fall 2002

Stephen Chambers

Novels

  • Hope's War, Tor, 2001
  • Hope's End, Tor, 2002 (Golden Duck Award Nominee)
  • Jane and the Raven King, Sourcebooks, 2010

Walter Cuirle

Short Story

  • "Truck Stop," Analog, 2002

Julia Duncan

Short Story

  • "Ghost in a Glass House," Gargoyle

Article

  • "About Odyssey," Absolute Magnitude

Marty Hiller

Articles

  • "Take a Deep Breath. . .And Plunge," Communities, Spring 2004
  • "Where Will We Get the Energy?" The Ithaca Journal, April 5, 2004
  • "Sustainable Businesses Reduce, Reuse, and Recycle," The Ithaca Journal, April 19, 2004
  • "Wind Energy: Coming Soon?" The Ecovillage at Ithaca Newsletter, Winter 2005
  • "A New Root Cellar, Bulk Buying, and Two CSAs," Communities, Summer 2007

Morgan Hua

Short Stories

  • "Flashed Shadows," Aboriginal SF #52
  • "Humans Over My Bed," Surreal Magazine, forthcoming

Articles

  • "How To Make Your Endings Work," Speculations #7
  • "Hack Work or Masterpiece," Speculations #9
  • fiction reviews, HORROR magazine
  • "Clarion vs. Odyssey," Speculations #32
  • "Critiquing Critiques," Speculations #55

Contest

  • "Flashed Shadows," 2nd Place, Best Soft Science Fiction 1996

James Maxey

Website: dragonprophet.blogspot.com

Novels

  • Nobody Gets the Girl, Phobos Books, 2003
  • Bitterwood, Solaris Books, July 2007
  • Dragonforge, Solaris Books, July 2008
  • Dragonseed, Solaris Books, July 2009
  • Greatshadow, Solaris Books, January 2012
  • Hush, Solaris Books, July 2012
  • Sorrow, Solaris Books, January 2013

Short Story Collection

  • There is No Wheel, Spotlight Publishing, September 2011

Short Stories

  • "Empire of Dreams and Miracles," Empire of Dreams and Miracles anthology, Phobos Books, September 2002
  • "Little Guilt Thing Goin' On," Abyss & Apex, Fall 2003
  • "Perhaps the Snail," The Urban Bizarre anthology, 2003
  • "Absolutely Brilliant in Chrome," Absolutely Brilliant in Chrome anthology, Phobos Books, March 2004
  • "Earl Billings and the Angels of the Lord," Phobos anthology, 2004
  • "Brains. Brains!" The Raleigh Hatchet, January 2005
  • "Sorry, Honey," The Raleigh Hatchet, January 2005
  • "To the East, a Bright Star," Asimov's, December 2005
  • "Final Flight of the Blue Bee," Asimov's, May 2006
  • "To Know All Things That Are In The Earth," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, September 2006
  • "Final Flight of the Blue Bee," Russian language reprint in ESLI, November 2006
  • "Pentacle on His Forehead, Lizard on His Breath," Modern Magic: Dark Tales of Fantasy anthology, Fantasist enterprises 2006
  • "To the East, A Bright Star," reprint Prime Codex Anthology, Paper Golem 2007
  • "Tornado of Sparks," Solaris Book of New Fantasy, Solaris Books, 2007
  • "Silent as Dust," Intergalactic Medicine Show, 2008
  • "Final Flight of the Blue Bee," reprint, Daikaijuzine 2008
  • "To Know All Things That Are In The Earth," reprint, Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show anthology, Tor 2008
  • "Manuscript Found in a Bottle by the Space Shuttle Atlantis," Shimmer 2009
  • "Silent as Dust," reprint, The Year's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy 2009 edition, Prime Books 2009
  • "Greatshadow," Blood and Devotion, Fantasist Enterprises 2010
  • "Where Their Worm Dieth Not," Masked anthology, Gallery 2010

Novellas

  • "Promise," Absolutely Brilliant in Chrome anthology, Phobos Books, March 2004

Contests

  • "Empire of Dreams and Miracles," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2001
  • "Earl Billings and the Angels of the Lord," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2003
  • "Final Flight of the Blue Bee," Third Place, Codex Halloween Contest, 2004
  • "Echo of the Eye," Second Place, Codex Halloween Contest, 2005
  • "To Know All Things That Are In The Earth," First Place, Codexian Idol, 2006
  • "Silent as Dust," First Place, Codex Halloween Contest, 2006
  • "Eater," First Place, Codexian Idol, 2007
  • "Where Their Worm Dieth Not," First Place, Codex Halloween Contest, 2008

Rita Oakes

Website: www.ritaoakes.com

Short Stories

  • "By Bayonet and Brush," Paradox, April 2003 (honorable mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 17th Edition, 2004)
  • "Poison in the Darkness," The Many Faces of Van Helsing anthology, Berkley, 2004; reprinted 2008
  • "Jewels in a Jasper Cup," Dogtown Review, Spring 2004
  • "For You, Lili Marlene," Paradox, Winter 2004-2005
  • "Lupercalia," Aeon Speculative Fiction issue 7, May 2006 (honorable mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 20th Edition, 2007)
  • "Before Chaos and the Glare," Tales of Moreauvia, Spring 2008
  • "Sorrow's Blade," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, issue #24 (August 27, 2009)
  • "A Wind Sharp as Obsidian," Time Well Bent anthology, Lethe Press, 2009
  • "As the Crow Flies," Zombies: Shambling through History anthology, (forthcoming) Prime Books, 2013

Contest

  • "Roaming with a Hungry Heart," 2nd Place, Weird Tales/Flesh & Blood Short Story Contest 2003

Steven Prete

Short Story

  • "Controls," Surreal Magazine, Vol.1, Issue 3, Winter 2005

Matthew S. Rotundo

Website: www.matthewsrotundo.com

Short Stories

  • "Northbound on I-35," Thin Ice XVI, September 1994
  • "Black Boxes," Absolute Magnitude, January 2001, reprinted in Prime Codex, Paper Golem, May 2007
  • "Hitting the Skids in Pixeltown," Hitting the Skids in Pixeltown, Phobos Books, September 2003
  • "Ascension," Absolutely Brilliant in Chrome, Phobos Books, March 2004
  • "The Alternate History of Arthur Eisen," Paradox, December 2004
  • "Alan Smithee Lives in Hell," Here & Now, May 2005
  • "Aces and Eights," Neo-opsis, June 2006
  • "Brains," Farthing, September 2006
  • "The Frankenstein Diaries," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, April 2008 and July 2008
  • "Fuel," Cosmos (online edition), April 2009, reprinted in Escape Pod, October 2010
  • "The Multiplicity Has Arrived," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, May 2009
  • "Gone Black," Writers of the Future, Volume XXV, Galaxy Press, September 2009
  • "Canaan," Jim Baen's Universe, October 2009
  • "Ashes, Ashes," Tales of the Unanticipated, April 2010
  • "The Woman Who Hated Halloween," Damnation Books, September 2010
  • "Right Before Your Very Eyes," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, October 2010
  • "Odd Jobs," Buzzy Mag, June 2012
  • "Light Chimes," Penumbra, March 2013
  • "Doppler Shift," Launch Pad, DarkStar Books, September 2013
  • "Wet Work: A Tale of the Unseen," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, September 2013

Novella

  • "From Earth I Have Arisen," Alembical 3, Paper Golem, forthcoming

Articles

  • "To Hollywood and Beyond: Adventures at the 2009 Writers of the Future Workshop and Awards," New Myths, December 2009

Reviews

  • "Avatar: In Praise of Competence," Fantasy, January 2010
  • "The Book of Eli: The Sacred Apocalypse," Fantasy, January 2010
  • "The Wolfman: Another Shaggy Dog Story," Fantasy, February 2010
  • "Repo Men: If I Only Had a Heart . . . or a Brain," Fantasy, March 2010

Contests

  • "Ashes, Ashes," Honorable mention, Writers of the Future, 1996
  • "Alan Smithee Lives in Hell," 2nd Place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest, 1997
  • "Small Favors," Finalist, Writers of the Future, 2002
  • "Hitting the Skids in Pixeltown," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2002
  • "None So Blind," Honorable mention, Writers of the Future, 2006
  • "Gone Black," First place winner, Writers of the Future, 2008

Carrie Vaughn

Website: www.carrievaughn.com

Awards

  • Nominated for the Hugo Award, "Amaryllis," Lightspeed, 2010
  • "Amaryllis," WSFA Small Press Award, Best Short Story, 2010

Novels

  • Kitty and the Midnight Hour, Warner Books, November 2005;
  • Kitty Goes to Washington, Warner Books, July 2006;
  • Kitty Takes a Holiday, Warner Books, April 2007;
  • Kitty and the Silver Bullet, Grand Central Publishing, January 2008
  • Kitty and the Dead Man's Hand, Grand Central Publishing, February 2009
  • Kitty Raises Hell, Grand Central Publishing, March 2009
  • Kitty's House of Horrors, Grand Central Publishing, January 2010
  • Voices of Dragons, Harper Teen, March 2010
  • Kitty Goes to War, Tor Books, June 2010
  • Discord's Apple, Tor Books, July 2010
  • Steel, Harper Teen, March 2011
  • After the Golden Age, Tor Books, April, 2011
  • Kitty's Big Trouble, Tor Books, June 2011
  • Kitty Steals the Show, Tor Books, 2012
  • Dreams of the Golden Age, Tor Books, January 2013
  • Kitty Rocks the House, Tor Books, March 2013
  • Kitty in the Underworld, Tor Books, July 2013
  • Low Midnight, Tor Books, forthcoming

Collections

  • Kitty's Greatest Hits, Tor Books, August 2011
  • Straying From the Path, WSFA Press limited edition, October 2011

Short Stories

  • "The Haunting of Princess Elizabeth," Sword and Sorceress XVII, Winter/Spring 2000
  • "The Girl with the Pre-Raphaelite Hair," Talebones #17; honorable mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror; reprinted in The Best of Talebones, November 2010
  • "Doctor Kitty Solves All Your Love Problems," Weird Tales #324, Summer 2001
  • "A Riddle in Nine Syllables," Talebones #20, Fall 2000
  • "In Time," Talebones #21, Spring 2001; honorable mention, The Year's Best Science Fiction
  • "Silence Before Starlight," Talebones #23, Winter 2001
  • "The Librarian's Daughter," Realms of Fantasy, August 2002
  • "The Heroic Death of Lieutenant Michkov," Polyphony 1 anthology, Wheatland Press, 2002; honorable mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror
  • "Strife Lingers in Memory," Realms of Fantasy, December 2002
  • "A Hunter's Ode to His Bait," Realms of Fantasy, February 2003
  • "Kitty Loses Her Faith," Weird Tales #333, 2003 honorable mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror
  • "After the Golden Age," Dogtown Review #1, 2004
  • "The Bravest of Us Touched the Sky," Talebones, 2004
  • "This Is the Highest Step in the World," All-Star Zeppelin Adventure Stories, 2004
  • "Peace in Our Time," Futurismic, 2004
  • "Dances from the Unseelie Court," Eggplant Online Library, 2005
  • "Danae at Sea," Tel: Stories, 2005
  • "The Whimsical Lives of Bean Counters," Talebones #31, Winter 2005
  • "Draw Thy Breath in Pain," Paradox, December 2005
  • "Kitty and the Mosh Pit of the Damned," Weird Tales, #338, January-February 2006
  • "Real City," Futurismic, June 2006
  • "Last Moments of a Doomed Race," Son and Foe #4, 2006
  • "For Fear of Dragons," Weird Tales #342, October-November 2006; reprinted in Weird Tales: the 21st Century, 2007
  • "Winnowing the Herd," Strange Horizons, October 16, 2006
  • "Of Swords and Horses," Realms of Fantasy, December 2006
  • "Crows," Talebones #34, Winter 2006
  • "Looking After Family," Realms of Fantasy, February 2007
  • "A Princess of Spain," The Secret History of Vampires, ed. by Darrell Schweitzer, DAW Books, 2007
  • "Swing Time," Baen's Universe, June 2007, reprinted in The Best of Jim Baen's Universe vol. 2, 2008
  • "Marrying In," Asimov's Science Fiction, June 2007
  • "Free Space," Baen's Universe, August 2007
  • "Kitty's Zombie New Year," Weird Tales, #345, 2007
  • "Chosen Ones," Wild Cards: Inside Straight, Tor Books, January 2008
  • "Life is the Teacher," Hotter Than Hell, ed. by Kim Harrison, June 2008, reprinted in By Blood We Live, 2009
  • "A Letter to Nancy," Realms of Fantasy, August 2008
  • "Little Black Dress," Spicy Slipstream Stories, ed. by Jay Lake and Nick Mamatas, September 2008
  • "Il Est Ne," Wolfsbane and Mistletoe, ed. by Charlaine Harris, October 2008
  • "Gamma Ray vs. Death," Better Off Undead, DAW anthology ed. by Daniel Hoyt, November 2008
  • "Just Cause," Wild Cards: Busted Flush, Tor Books, December 2008
  • "The Nymph's Child," Fast Ships, Black Sails, anthology, ed. by Jeff and Ann VanderMeer Fall 2008
  • "The Happiest Place," Realms of Fantasy, February 2009
  • "The Temptation of Robin Green," The Mammoth Book of Paranormal Romance, ed. by Trish Telep, April 2009
  • "1977," Ravens in the Library, ed. Phil Brucato and Sandra Buskirk, Spring 2009
  • "Conquistador de la Noche," Subterranean Online, Spring 2009
  • "Watching," Killer Rabbits and Zombie Raccoons, ed. by Kerrie Hughes, October 2009
  • "The Book of Daniel," Talebones, Fall 2009
  • "The Girls from Avenger," Warriors, ed. George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, March 2010
  • "Just Another Word," Realms of Fantasy, April 2010
  • "Kitty Learns the Ropes," Full Moon City, ed. Darrell Schweitzer, March 2010
  • "Wild Ride," Running With the Pack, ed. Ekaterina Sedia, May 2010
  • "Amaryllis," Lightspeed, June 2010
  • "God's Creatures," Dark and Stormy Knights, ed. P.N. Elrod, August 2010
  • "Rooftops," Songs of Love and Death, ed. George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, November 2010
  • "Ghost Girl Takes Manhattan," Wild Cards I (reissue), Tor Books, November 2010
  • "Defining Shadows," Those Who Fight Monsters, Edge Publications, March 2011
  • "Threads," The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities, ed. Jeff and Ann VanderMeer, Harper Voyager, June 2011
  • "It's Still the Same Old Story," Down These Strange Streets, ed. George R.R. Martin and Gardner Dozois, October 2011
  • "Harry and Marlowe and the Talisman of the Cult of Egil," Lightspeed, February 2012
  • "Now Purple with Love's Wound," Brave New Love, ed. Paula Guran, 2012
  • "Don Quixote," Armored, ed. John Joseph Adams, 2012
  • "The Arcane Art of Misdirection," Hex Appeal, ed. P.N. Elrod, 2012
  • "Astrophilia," Clarkesworld, July 2012
  • "Harry and Marlowe Visit the Founder of the Aetherian Revolution," Mad Scientists Guide to World Domination, ed. John Joseph Adams, February 2013
  • "Raisa Stepanova," Dangerous Women, ed. Gardner Dozois and George R.R. Martin, November 2013
  • "Harry and Marlowe Escape the Mechanical Siege of Paris," Lightspeed, February 2013
  • "Game of Chance," Unfettered ed. Shawn Speakman, 2013
  • "Fishwife," Nightmare Magazine, July 2013
  • "The Art of Homecoming," Asimov's Science Fiction, July 2013
  • "The Best We Can," Tor.com, July 2013
  • "Unternehmen Werwolf," Halloween: Magic, Mystery and the Macabre, ed. Paula Guran, September 2013
  • "Roaring Twenties," Rogues, forthcoming
  • "Harry and Marlowe and the Intrigues at the Aetherian Exhibition," Lightspeed, forthcoming

Class of 1999

Roxanne Hutton

Short Stories

  • "Foil Dive," Artemis, Spring 2001
  • "Mandy," Artemis, Spring 2002 (Honorable Mention, The Year's Best Science Fiction)
  • "Shipwoman" (Writers of the Future 2nd Place winner), Writers of the Future, Vol XX, October 2004

Articles

  • "The Intrasystem Transport Ring: a Thought Experiment," Artemis, Summer 2001

Contests

  • "The Last Woman's Magazine," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2002
  • "Shipwoman," 2nd Place, Writers of the Future, 2003

Glen Kanigan-Fairen

Nonfiction

  • As Below So Above: Apocalypticism, Gnosticism and the Scribes of Qumran and Nag Hammadi, Gorgias Press, 2009

David McKinley Lowrey

Short Stories

  • "Pigs from the Moon," The Summerset Review, December 2004
  • "He met Karen at an AA Meeting," N.O.L.A. Spleen, January 2005
  • "The Notebook," Quantum Muse, September 2005
  • "Diary of a Defective Mind," Open Minds, July 2006

Lane Robins

Novels

  • Maledicte, Del Rey, May 2007
  • Kings & Assassins, Del Rey, 2009
Writing as Lyn Benedict:
  • Sins & Shadows, ACE, May 2009
  • Ghosts & Echoes, ACE, 2010
  • Gods & Monsters, ACE, April 2011
  • Lies & Omens, ACE, April 2012

Short Stories

  • "Matter for Thought," Fortean Bureau, March 2003
  • "World in Words," Fortean Bureau, November 2004
  • "The Walls Within," All the Rage This Year anthology, September 2004
  • "Deacon & the Devil," Dreams of Decadence Magazine, forthcoming
  • "Road Test," Strange Horizons, April 2013
  • "The Whale's Way," Penumbra vol. 2, issue 8, May 2013

Contests

  • "Salt Burns," Finalist, Phobos Fiction Contest 2002
  • "The Walls Within," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest 2003

Paul Schilling

Short Stories

  • "The City of Roses," Star Club, forthcoming
Writing as Paul Woodlin:
  • "The Reluctant God," The Leading Edge, October 2004
  • "Rebel on the Run," Leafing Through, 2005
  • "Dragons Just Wanna Have Fun," Fictitious Force #1
  • "Children of a Far Star," Nanobison #2
  • "Poet Warrior," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine
  • "The Gift," Shadowed Realms
  • "God Words," TEL Anthology
  • "The Last Temptation of Humanity," Apex and Abyss, forthcoming

Article

Writing as Paul Woodlin:
  • "Mixed Messages about Women's Empowerment in Buffy the Vampire Slayer," The Leading Edge, forthcoming

Dawn Schuldenfrei

Poetry

  • "Fantasy," O-Negative
  • "Supplication to a Demon," Dreams of Decadence and The Best of Dreams of Decadence anthology, Roc, 2003

Articles

  • An autobiographical piece, San Jose Mercury News
  • "A Skilled Life: Judith Lamp," Thai Boxing Association Newsletter;
  • "17th Annual Pacific Northwest Muay Thai Camp," Masters Magazine, Winter, 2007

Thomas Seay

Short Stories

  • "Containment Syndrome," Fantastic Stories, Winter 2001
  • "Selene 1," Muses
  • "Harmful Favoritism," Dark Offspring anthology
  • "Blink," Realms of Fantasy, 2003
  • "Finder's Keepers," Boy's Life, July 2004
  • "Shelf Life," Realms of Fantasy, December 2006
  • "XAGD KNAVD EDAX JAONAVEB," Boys' Life, 2005

Contests

  • Winner, Isaac Asimov Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Story Writing, Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, 2002
  • "Alone Again," 2nd Runner-Up, Isaac Asimov Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Story Writing, 2003
  • "Weathered Mountains," Honorable Mention, Isaac Asimov Award for Undergraduate Excellence in Science Fiction and Fantasy Short Story Writing, 2003

Cherie Wein

Novels

  • Skater Girl, May 2006

Articles

  • "Elizabeth Hand," Supernatural Fiction Writers I, The Gale Group, 2003
  • "The Last Time Anybody Saw Her," Shooting for Women, 2003
  • contributing editor, Fantastic magazine, Summer 2004

Contests

  • "Iceman," Finalist, Pacific Northwest Writer's Association Writing Contest
  • "Farewell to Our Daughters," Quarterfinalist, Writers of the Future, 2003

Class of 2000

Barbara Campbell

Website: www.barbara-campbell.com
Website: www.barbara-ashford.com

Awards

  • Finalist for the Mythopoeic Society's Award for Adult Fantasy Literature, Trickster's Game trilogy, 2010
  • Washington Irving Award for fiction, Spellcast, 2013

Novels

  • Heartwood (Book One of Trickster's Game), DAW Books, May 2005
  • Bloodstone (Book Two of Trickster's Game), DAW Books, August 2006
  • Foxfire (Book Three of Trickster's Game), DAW Books, February 2009
Writing as Barbara Ashford:
  • Spellcast, DAW Books, May 2011
  • Spellcrossed, DAW Books, June 2012

Short Stories

Writing as Barbara Ashford:
  • "The Tale that Wagged the Dog," After Hours: Tales from the Ur-Bar anthology, March 2011
  • "How to be HumanTM," The Modern Fae's Guide to Surviving Humanity anthology, March 2012

Musicals

  • Far from the Madding Crowd, New York Musical Theatre Festival, September 2004; Cardiff International Festival of Musical Theatre, April 2005; Edinburgh Fringe Festival, August 2005; Theater League's Festival of New Musicals, June 2007
  • The Awakening, ASCAP Musical Theatre Workshop, May 2002; Cardiff International Festival of Musical Theatre, October 2002; Theatre Building Chicago, November 2003
  • It Happened One Christmas Eve, Westchester Broadway Theatre, December 2005

Douglas Cohen

Website: www.douglascoheneditorial.com

Anthologies

  • "Oz Reimagined: New Tales from the Emerald City and Beyond," co-edited with John Joseph Adams, 47North, February 2013

Awards

  • Gary Lippincott's illustration to "Mister Oak" by Leah Bobet in the February 2010 issue of Realms of Fantasy included in the Editorial Section in Spectrum 17: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, edited by Cathy Fenner & Arnie Fenner, November 2010 (Douglas Cohen, Realms of Fantasy Art Director)
  • David Palumbo's illustration to "Tools of the Devil" by Jerry Oltion in the December 2010 issue of Realms of Fantasy included in the Editorial Section in Spectrum 18: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, edited by Cathy Fenner & Arnie Fenner, December 2011 (Douglas Cohen, Realms of Fantasy Art Director)
  • Ruth Sanderson's illustration to "The Swan Troika" by Richard Parks in the February 2011 issue of Realms of Fantasy included in the Editorial Section in Spectrum 18: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, edited by Cathy Fenner & Arnie Fenner, December 2011 (Douglas Cohen, Realms of Fantasy Art Director)
  • Brom's previously unpublished illustration, "Red Wing," first published on the cover of the April 2011 issue of Realms of Fantasy, awarded the Silver Award in the Editorial Section in Spectrum 18: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, edited by Cathy Fenner & Arnie Fenner, December 2011 (Douglas Cohen, Realms of Fantasy Art Director)
  • Dave Leri's illustration to "Wreathed in Wisteria, Draped in Ivy" by Euan Harvey in the June 2011 issue of Realms of Fantasy, selected for inclusion in the Editorial Section in Spectrum 18: The Best in Contemporary Fantastic Art, Forthcoming (Douglas Cohen, Realms of Fantasy Art Director)

Short Stories

  • "Giving and Taking," Weird Tales, forthcoming
  • "The True Song," Space and Time, forthcoming

Novelettes

  • "Feelings of the Flesh," Interzone #212, September/October 2007, podcast Transmissions From Beyond #16
  • "Steaming into Wonderland," Fantastic Stories of the Imagination, Wilder Publications, April 2012; reprinted in Weird and Wondrous Work anthology, World Weaver Press, forthcoming
  • "The World's Desire," Weird Tales, forthcoming
  • "Queen of Queens," Weird Tales, forthcoming

Articles

  • "The Hidden Burden of the Icon: Robert E. Howard's Conan the Barbarian," Tor.com, December 2008
  • "Before the Icon: Robert E. Howard's Kull of Atlantis," Tor.com, December 2008
  • "The Tortured Soul: Robert E. Howard's Solomon Kane," Tor.com, December 2008
  • "The Pictish King: Robert E. Howard's Bran Mak Morn," Tor.com, December 2008
  • "Lands Beyond Strange: Clark Ashton Smith's Zothique," Tor.com, December 2008
  • "Red Sonja vs. Red Sonya," Tor.com, February 2009
  • "The Addams Family on Broadway," Realms of Fantasy, April 2011

Jobs

  • Editor, Realms of Fantasy, May 2005-2011
  • Acquiring Editor, Fantastic Books, 2009-2011

Carl Frederick

Website: www.darkzoo.net

Novel

  • Darkzoo, on-line at www.darkzoo.net, used in a course on the modern novel at Nichols College, MA and included on the "Post-war Writing Reading List" at Salford College in the UK

Short Stories

  • "Extra Cheese for the Laboratory Mouse," Space & Time, #94
  • "Building Character," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, August 2002
  • "Medium Rare," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, 2003
  • "Great Theme Prisons of the World" (Phobos Fiction Contest winner), Empire of Dreams and Miracles anthology, Phobos Books, September 2002
  • "The Messiah" (Phobos Fiction Contest winner), Empire of Dreams and Miracles anthology, Phobos Books, September 2002
  • "The Art of Creation" (Writers of the Future 'published finalist' story), Writers of the Future, Vol XVIII, October 2002
  • "The Spacemice Incident," Analog, July/August 2003
  • "The Study of Ants," Analog, September 2003
  • "The Beast of all Possible Worlds" (Phobos Fiction Contest winner), Hitting the Skids in Pixeltown anthology, Phobos Books, 2003
  • "A Boy and His Bicycle" (1st Place winner, Writers of the Future ), Writers of the Future, Vol. XIX, 2003
  • "Misunderstanding Twelve," Analog, 2004
  • "The Ants of Imhotep," Absolutely Brilliant in Chrome anthology, Phobos Books, March 2004
  • "The Fruitcake Genome," Analog, December 2004
  • "General Tso's Chicken," Analog, March 2005
  • "Much Ado about Newton," Analog, May 2005
  • "This Little World," Analog, June 2005
  • "Prayer for a Dead Paramecium," Analog, July/August 2005
  • "The Speed of Understanding," Analog, September 2005
  • "Hotel Security," Analog, December 2005
  • "The Study of Ants," reprint in Russian translation, ESLI, March 2005
  • "Prayer for a Dead Paramecium," reprint in Russian translation, ESLI, June 2006
  • "We Are the Cat," reprint in Russian translation, ESLI, January 2007
  • "Man, Descendant," reprint in Russian translation, ESLI, May 2007
  • "A Zoo in the Jungle," reprint in Russian translation, ESLI, November 2007
  • "The Exoanthropic Principle," reprint in Russian translation, ESLI, forthcoming
  • "We Are the Cat," Asimov's,September 2006
  • "Man, Descendent," Analog, November 2006
  • "The Skeekit-Woogle Test," Analog, March 2006
  • "The Door That Does Not Close," Analog, June 2006
  • "The Emancipation of the Knowledge Robots," April 2006
  • "The Teller of Time," Analog, July/August 2006
  • "A Higher Level of Misunderstanding," Analog, May 2007
  • "A Zoo in the Jungle," Analog, June 2007
  • "Yearning for the White Avenger," Analog, November 2007
  • "Weredragons of Mars," Baen's Universe, June 2007
  • "Leonid Skies," Asimov's, October/November 2007
  • "The Engulfed Cathredral," Analog, January/February 2008
  • "What Drives Cars," Analog, May 2008
  • "Vita Longa," Analog, October 2008
  • "The Dyslexicon," Flash Fiction Online, April 2008
  • "LifeSpeed," Analog, February 2009
  • "Food for Thought," Jim Baen's Universe, February 2009
  • "Teddy Bear Toys," Analog, October 2009
  • "The Universe Beneath our Feet," Analog, December 2009
  • "A Sound Basis for Misunderstanding," Analog, March 2010
  • "The Long Way Around," Analog, July 2010
  • "Howl of the Seismologist," Analog, November 2010
  • "Happy are the Bunyips," Analog, December 2010
  • "Helix of Friends," Analog, September 2011
  • "The Lycanthropic Principle," Analog, October 2011
  • "Food Chained," Analog, June 2012
  • "Zeitgeist," Analog, July 2012
  • "Mythunderstanding," Analog, September 2012
  • "Reboots and Saddles," Analog, forthcoming
  • "The Lost Bloodhound Sonata," Analog, forthcoming
  • "Fear of Heights in the Tower of Babel," Analog, forthcoming
  • "Abridge Too Far," Analog, forthcoming
  • "Mouseunderstanding," Analog, forthcoming
  • "Afterlives of Schrodinger's Cat," Spectra Magazine, Issue 4
  • "Narrow World," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "Lifespeed," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "Universe Beneath our Feet," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "What Drives Cars," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "Howl of the Seismologist," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "The Lycanthropic Principle," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "Food Chained," reprint in Russian translation, ELSI
  • "Prayer for a Dead Paramecium," reprint in Czech translation, Topzine.cz

Novelettes

  • "Double Helix, Downward Gyre," Analog, January/February 2007
  • "Concentration of Dogs," Baen's Universe, August 2007
  • "Greenwich Nasty Time," Analog, November 2008
  • "The Exanthropic Principle," Analog, July/August 2008
  • "Challenge of the Anthropic Universe," Analog, July/August 2008 (fact article to accompany the above)
  • "Narrow World," Analog, April 2010

Novella

  • "Deep Flows the River of Time," Absolutely Brilliant in Chrome anthology, Phobos Books, March 2004

Articles

  • "Stochastic Space-time," Nautilus, forthcoming

Contests

  • "The Study of Ants," Finalist, Writers of the Future, 2001
  • "Great Theme Prisons of the World," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2001
  • "The Messiah," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2001
  • "The Art of Creation," Published Finalist, Writers of the Future, 2002
  • "The Beast of all Possible Worlds," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2002
  • "A Boy and His Bicycle," 1st Place, Writers of the Future, 2003
  • "The Universe Beneath our Feet," 1st Place, Analog Anlab Award

Other

  • Co-guest of honor (with Jack McDevitt), Eeriecon, 2012

Michelle R. Gawe

Short Story

  • "Suspended," Treachery and Treason anthology, 2000

Theodora Goss

Awards

  • Nominated for the World Fantasy Award, "The Wings of Meister Wilhelm," Polyphony 4, September 2004
  • Winner of the World Fantasy Award, "Singing of Mount Abora," Logorrhea: Good Words Make Good Stories, 2007
  • Winner of the Rhysling Award, "Octavia Is Lost in the Hall of Masks," Mythic Delirium #8, Spring 2003
  • Nominated for the Nebula Award, "Pip and the Fairies," Strange Horizons, 2005

Novels

  • The Thorn and the Blossom, Quirk Books, January 2012

Collections

Anthologies

  • Interfictions, edited with Delia Sherman, Interstitial Arts Foundation, 2007
  • Voices from Fairyland: The Fantastical Poems of Mary Coleridge, Charlotte Mew, and Sylvia Townsend Warner, Aqueduct Press, 2008

Short Stories

  • "The Tile Merchant's Garden" (Science Fiction Writers of Earth Short Story Competition winner), Science Fiction Writers of Earth, Spring 2002
  • "The Rose in Twelve Petals," Realms of Fantasy, 2002, and chosen for Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 16th Edition, 2003, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals and Other Stories, Small Beer Press, 2004
  • "The Rapid Advance of Sorrow," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #11, November 2002, reprinted in Fantastic Metropolis, July 2003, Polaris #3 (Serbian translation), August 2003, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "Professor Berkowitz Stands on the Threshold," Polyphony 2, 2003, reprinted in Year's Best Fantasy 4, 2004, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Science Fiction)
  • "In the Forest of Forgetting," Realms of Fantasy, October 2003, reprinted in Simulacrum 7, November 2004
  • "Sleeping With Bears," Strange Horizons, November 2003, and chosen for Strange Horizons: Best of Year Three, forthcoming
  • "Lily, With Clouds," Alchemy 1, December 2003, chosen for The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror: Seventeenth Annual Collection, 2004, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "Miss Emily Gray," Alchemy 2, August 2004, reprinted in Year's Best Fantasy 5
  • "The Wings of Meister Wilhelm" (nominated for the World Fantasy Award), Polyphony 4, September 2004, and chosen for The Year's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy for Teens, 2005
  • "Her Mother's Ghosts," The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "The Belt," Flytrap 4, May 2005
  • "A Statement in the Case," Realms of Fantasy, August 2005 and chosen for Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 19th edition, 2006
  • "Letters from Budapest," Alchemy 3, forthcoming
  • "Pip and the Fairies," Strange Horizons, and chosen for Fanatasy: The Very Best of 2005 and Fantasy: The Best of the Year, 2006
  • "Death Comes for Ervina," Polyphony 5, forthcoming
  • "Conrad," In the Forest of Forgetting, Prime Books, 2006
  • "Phalaenopsis," In the Forest of Forgetting, Prime Books, 2006
  • "Lessons with Miss Gray," In the Forest of Forgetting, Prime Books, 2006
  • "Death Comes for Ervina," Polyphony 5, 2007
  • "Princess Lucinda and the Hound of the Moon," Realms of Fantasy, June 2007
  • "Singing of Mount Abora" (winner of the World Fantasy Award), Logorrhea: Good Words Make Good Stories, 2007
  • "Catherine and the Satyr," Strange Horizons, October 2007
  • "Csilla's Story," Other Earths, forthcoming
  • "The Puma," Apex Magazine, March 2009, reprinted in Tails of Wonder and Imagination, 2010 and Descended from Darkness, 2010
  • "Child-Empress of Mars," Interfictions 2, 2009 and chosen for The Years Best Science Fiction and Fantasy, 2010
  • "The Mad Scientists Daughter," Strange Horizons, January 2010
  • "Fair Ladies," Apex Magazine, August 2010
  • "Pug," Asimov's Science Fiction, 2011, and chosen for The Year's Best Science Fiction and Fantasy 2012, 2013
  • "Christopher Raven," Ghosts by Gaslight, 2011, reprinted in Fantasy Magazine, November 2011, translated in 26to50, June 2012 (Japanese)
  • "Woola's Song," Under the Moons of Mars, 2012
  • "Beautiful Boys," Asimov's Science Fiction, August 2012, translated in Angle Mort 8, November 2012 (French), and chosen for The Best Science Fiction and Fantasy of the Year: Volume Seven, 2013
  • "England Under the White Witch," Clarkesworld 73, October 2012
  • "Estella Saves the Village," Queen Victoria's Book of Spells, 2013
  • "Lost Girls of Oz," Oz Reimagined: New Tales from the Emerald City and Beyond, 2013

Poems

  • "The Immaculate Conception," The Lyric, Spring 1993
  • "Beauty to the Beast," The Lyric, Summer 1993
  • "The Portent," Orphic Lute, Summer 1993
  • "Troubadour" and "To Fall," The Lyric, Fall 1993
  • "Charlotte Mew" and "Tulips," The Lyric, Winter 1997
  • "Molly," The Lyric, Fall 2000
  • "Soliloquy with Flowers," Dreams of Decadance (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror), 2001
  • "Tidal Pools," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #8 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror), 2001, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "Chrysanthemums" and "Helen in Sparta," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #8 (Honorable Mentions, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 15th Edition), 2001, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "The Ophelia Cantos," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #9, November 2001 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 15th Edition)), collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004, and reprinted in Journal of Mythic Arts, Winter 2004
  • "Falling Boy," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #9, November 2001
  • "Nine Seconds," Science Fiction Writers of Earth, 2002
  • "The Phantom Lover," The Lyric, Fall 2002 (winner of the Margaret Haley Carpenter Prize)
  • "Autumn, the Fool," The Lyric, Fall 2002
  • "Octavia Is Lost in the Hall of Masks," Mythic Delirium #8, Spring 2003, reprinted in The 2004 Rhysling Anthology, 2004 (winner of the Rhysling Award, 2004)
  • "The Bear's Daughter," Journal of Mythic Arts, Winter 2003, and collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "What Her Mother Said," Journal of Mythic Arts, Fall 2004, collected in The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004, and chosen for The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 18th edition, 2005
  • "Bears," The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "That Year," The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004
  • "The Changeling," The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, 2004, reprinted in Journal of Mythic Arts, Winter 2005, and chosen for The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 18th edition, 2005
  • "Nymphs Finding the Head of Orpheus," Jabberwocky #1, and chosen for The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror, 19th edition, 2006
  • "The Witch," Heliotrope, Fall 2007
  • "How Raven Made His Bride," The Coyote Road, forthcoming
  • "Arachne," Jabberwocky #2, forthcoming

Chapbook

  • The Rose in Twelve Petals & Other Stories, Small Beer Press, 2004

Articles

  • "What You Didn't Learn in Civic: Alexander Irvine's A Scattering of Jades," Strange Horizons, August 2002
  • "Sex, Sorcery, and Scholarship in Ellen Kushner's and Delia Sherman's The Fall of the Kings," Strange Horizons, November 2002

Contests

  • "Hyacinth," 2nd Place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest 2001
  • "The Tile Merchant's Garden," 1st Place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest, 2002
  • "Nine Seconds," Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest, 2002

Peter Huston

Short Stories:

  • "Literary Legacy of a Vampire," NthZine, Issue 11, 2004
  • "The Meat Forest And The Wine Lake," The Best of the Best Meat Erotica edited by Greg Wharton, published by Suspect Thoughts Press, 2002
  • "I Sold Chinese Opium to a Roman Legionnaire," The Cornell Lunatic, Spring 2005
  • "Slave Pits of Bey Su," Seal of the Imperium, Volume 2, Issue 1, 2008

Nonfiction (post-Odyssey workshop, full-length books only)

  • More Scams from the Great Beyond: How to Make Even More Money off of Creationism, Evolution, Environmentalism, Fringe Politics, Weird Science, the Occult and Other Strange Beliefs, Paladin Press, 2002

Contest

  • "Popstar, Falling Popstar Burning Bright," Finalist, Writers of the Future 2003

Jim Isaak

Website: www.JimIsaak.com

Short Stories:

  • "Backup," Amoskeag, Spring 2004
  • "Transcript for June 15, 2063 IEEE Awards Ceremony," Proceedings of the IEEE V101#8, August 2013
  • "Eyre and Earp," Love Free or Die anthology, Plaidswede Publishing, February 2014

Contests

  • "Mort de Gaia," Finalist, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2002
  • "Transcript for June 15, 2063 IEEE Awards Ceremony," Honorable Mention, Proceedings of the IEEE Science Fiction Contest, 2013

Boris Layupan

Contests

  • "Heaven's Mandate," Winner, UCLA Professional Programs Screenplay Competition, 2006
  • "Honor and Justice," quarter-finalist, Writers of the Future, 2006
  • "History's Pawn," finalist, Star Trek Strange New Worlds 10 contest, July 2007
  • "Trial by Fire and Mis-Q's," second read list, Star Trek Strange New Worlds 10 contest, 2007
  • "Stars and Stripes Forever," semi-finalist, PAGE International Screenwriting Awards, 2007
  • "Stars and Stripes Forever," semi-finalist, ScriptShark Insider Screenplay Competition, 2007
  • "Ra-Gho-Zu," semi-finalist, Writers of the Future, 2008

Michael Samerdyke

Short Stories

  • "Back Then," The Vampire's Crypt #22, Fall 2000
  • "Marauder," The Vampire's Crypt #25, Spring 2002
  • "After You Come Others," The Dogtown Review #2, 2005
  • "Kiss," Lost State Voices anthology, Lost State Writers' Guild, 2005

Articles

  • "America Must Learn from Failures," Bristol Herald-Courier, November 2001
  • "Learning from Other Afghan War," Bristol Herald-Courier, December 2001
  • "The Making of House of Frankenstein," Lost State Voices anthology, Lost State Writers' Guild, 2005

Larry Taylor

Website: travelingman.typepad.com

Short Stories

  • "Annie" (Science Fiction Writers of Earth Short Story Competition winner), Science Fiction Writers of Earth, 2001
  • "Isle of Beauty" (Aeon Award winner), Albedo One #34, 2007

Contests

  • "Annie," 1st Place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest 2001, and Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror
  • "Isle of Beauty," 2nd Place, Aeon Award 2007, Albedo One, issue 34

Laura Whitton

Short Story

  • "Froggies," Red Shift anthology, 2001

Alette J Willis

Website: www.alettejwillis.com

Novel

  • How to Make a Golem and Terrify People, Floris Books, November 2011

Short Stories

  • "If You Plant It, They Will Come," Storytellers, Vol. 7, Iss. 1
  • "The Dragon and the Dragqueen," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, 2003
  • "The Making of a Man," Paradox #4, Winter 2004 "Thought and Memory," Tesseracts 9 anthology edited by Nalo Hopkins and Geoff Ryman, Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing, 2005
  • "Daylighting the Donwell River," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #17, November 2005

Contests

  • "If You Plant It, They Will Come," finalist, Great Canadian Story Contest
  • How to Make a Golem and Terrify People, winner Kelpies Prize

Class of 2001

Jason Allard

Collection

Short Story

David J. Corwell

Short Stories

Articles

  • "Heralding the Future of Appliances," POSH New Mexico Magazine, Fall 2007
  • "Native Wisdom" (book review column), POSH New Mexico Magazine, Fall 2007
  • "Storytellers: Guarding the Old Traditions," POSH New Mexico Magazine, Fall 2007
  • "Hunting the American Werewolf" (book review), Mysteries Magazine, Winter 2007-08
  • "Successful Book Signings: The Personal Touch," Many Genres, One Craft, Spring 2011

Contests

  • "Susto," Honorable Mention, ConVersion XX Short Story Contest, 2003
  • "Susto," 1st Place, and winner of the special Storyteller Award, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2003
  • Guardian of the Mountain: Island of the Setting Sun (partial), 2nd Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2004
  • "Dead Man Breathing," 3rd Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2005
  • "Dead Man Breathing," 1st Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2006
  • "Dead Man Breathing," 1st Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2007
  • Guardian of the Mountain: Righteous Anger (partial), 3rd Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2007
  • Cloaked in Shadow: Dark Tales of Elves, 2007 New Mexico Book Awards Finalist, Best Anthology & Best Science Fiction Book

Jobs

  • Sales rep, Fantasist Enterprises, February 2009-present
  • Proofreader, The Sandoval Signpost, May 2010-present

James Hall

Articles

  • Senior Associate Editor and Columnist at American Partisan
  • Published four articles for Science's Next Wave (AAAS), including "Astrobiology, The Sky's No Limit," and "Finding Mars on Earth"

Sarah Kelderman

Short Stories

  • "Ardelis," The Many Faces of Van Helsing anthology, Berkley 2004; honorable mention, The Year's Best Fantasy and Horror Vol. 18
  • "Victoria's Vacuum," Aoife's Kiss, March 2004
  • "Saint's Life/Saint's Death," Aoife's Kiss, March 2005
  • "Dreams of Sailboats and De-Existence," Gothic Revue, June 2005
  • "Angels in Stained Glass," Dark Fiction Ezine, June 2005
  • "American Way," Dark Fire Fiction, July 2005
  • "Abstinence," Aoife's Kiss, June 2006
  • "American Way," Aoife's Kiss, March 2007
  • "Dreams of Angels and Little Green Pills," Horror Authors United, December 2007
  • "Dreams of Angels and Little Green Pills," Sounds of the Night, February 2008
  • "Hexed," Aoife's Kiss, Decemeber 2008

David Barr Kirtley

Website: www.davidbarrkirtley.com

Short Stories

  • The Skull-Faced Boy," Gothic.net, March 2002, and Pseudopod, June 2008, and The Living Dead, Night Shade Books, September 2008
  • "The Second Rat," On Spec, Spring 2002, and MechMuse, March/April 2006
  • "The Disciple," Weird Tales, Summer 2002, and Pseudopod, July 2007, and Dead But Dreaming, Miskatonic River Press, November 2008
  • "They Go Bump" and "The Prize," Empire of Dreams and Miracles, Phobos Books, September 2002
  • "Seven Brothers, Cruel," Realms of Fantasy, December 2002
  • "Seeds-for-Brains," Realms of Fantasy, June 2003
  • "The Trial of Thomas Jefferson," Cicada, July/August 2003
  • "The Black Bird," Gothic.net, August 2000, and New Voices in Science Fiction, DAW books, December 2003, and The Dragon Done It, Baen Books, March 2008
  • "Veil of Ignorance," All The Rage This Year, Phobos Books, September 2004, and MechMuse, March/April 2006
  • "Blood of Virgins," Realms of Fantasy, October 2006, and Escape Pod, January 2007
  • "Save Me Plz," Realms of Fantasy, October 2007, and Escape Pod, September 2007, and Fantasy: The Best of the Year, 2008 Edition, July 2008
  • "Transformations," Realms of Fantasy, December 2007
  • "Red Road," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, July 2008
  • "The Skull-Faced City," The Living Dead 2, Night Shade Books, Fall 2010
  • "Family Tree," The Way of the Wizard, Prime Books, November 2010
  • "The Ontological Factor," Cicada, September/October 2011
  • "Beauty," Lightspeed, March 2012
  • "Three Deaths," Under the Moons of Mars, February 2012
  • "Power Armor: A Love Story," Armored, March 2012

Contests

  • "They Go Bump" and "The Prize," Winners, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2001
  • "Veil of Ignorance," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2003

Job

Darren Moore

Short Stories

  • "Hunter," Dark Recesses Press, October 2006

Contests

  • "The Duke's Road," 1st Place, Eric Einersen Memorial Short Story Contest CONduit 12
  • "The Witch of Timberford," 5th Place, ConVersion Short Story Contest Journeyman Division, 2002
  • "The Knotted Post," Laudable Mention, The Tundra Prize 2002
  • "Heart Seeker," 3rd Place, Bard's Ink Short Story Contest 2003
  • "The Most Daunting Task of All," 2nd Place, Eric Einersen Memorial Short Story Contest, 2003
  • "Path to F'Dar," 3rd Place, Eric Einersen Memorial Short Story Contest 2003
  • "Path to F'Dar," 2nd Place, Slamdance Film Festival's SLAM FI Short Story Contest, 2003
  • "Path to F'Dar," 2nd Place, South West Writer's Contest, 2003
  • "Hunter," 1st Place, Bard's Ink Short Story Contest, 2004
  • "Drums of the Dead," 1st Place, Rooney Scholarship Award, 2004
  • "Freeman's Toll," 3rd Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2004
  • "The Most Daunting Task of All," 2nd Place, N3F Short Story Contest, 2005
  • "Path to F'dar," 6th Place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Writers Contest, 2005
  • "Shades of Hades," 2nd Place, NESFA Short Story Contest, 2005
  • "Path to F'dar," 1st Place, TheWriter'sRoom Horror Writing Contest, 2005
  • "Ballad of Kren," (as E.R. Alexander) 1st Place, N3F Short Story Contest, 2006
  • "The Knotted Post," 2nd Place, BAWL Princess of Mars Short Fiction Contest, 2006
  • "Path to F'dar," 1st Place, SouthWest Writers Contest, 2006

Rebecca Shelley

Website: www.rebeccashelley.com or www.reddragoncodex.com

Novels

  • The Red Dragon Codex, Mirrorstone Books, January 2008
  • Brass Dragon Codex, Mirrorstone Books, January 2009

Short Stories

  • "The Cliffs of Seapine," Fragmented Infinity, 2001
  • "Amaryllis," Deep Magic, August 2002
  • "Mirror Image," Beyond Centauri, July 2003
  • "Jackie Paper," Kisses for Kids, September 2003
  • "Woodworking," Aoife's Kiss, September 2004
  • "Roots and Branches," Invitations anthology, September 2004
  • "Thinking of Death," Dreams and Visions #34, March 2005
  • "Death Dance," Dragons, Knights, and Angels Magazine #29, February 2006
  • "Dunasby, Fire and Ice," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, December 18, 2008

Articles

  • "The History of Christian Fantasy," The Sword Review, February 2006

Susan Sielinski

Short Story

  • "Just Temping," Bash Down the Door and Slice Open the Bad Guy anthology, Fantasist Enterprises, 2007

Class of 2002

Nancy Glover

Poetry

  • Selections in Poets Unbound anthology, iUniverse, Spring 2001
  • "After the Fall," Concrete Wolf, Spring 2001
  • "Late Love Song to My Mother," Concrete Wolf, Summer 2001
  • "Dai," Concrete Wolf, Fall 2001
  • "Candlewood," Concrete Wolf, Spring 2002
  • "There Beside Me," Concrete Wolf, 2003

Dan Harrington

Book

  • Who's at the Door?: A Memoir of Me and the Missionaries, CFI, 2010

Nonfiction

  • Over 100 articles in three Maine newspapers: The Capital Weekly, Kennebec Journal, Morning Sentinel
  • "Introducing Dakota Darsow," The Wrestler/Inside Wrestling, Volume 25, January 2009
  • "The Secret Summers of Seth Wescott," "Cruise Ship Lollipop," Portland Maine Magazine, May 2009

Robert Pickering

Short Stories

  • "Hal's Crossroads," Four Bubbas of the Apocalypse anthology, Yard Dog Press, December 2003
  • "Parole Denied," Fundamentally Challenged, 2004
  • "Suspended Until Dawn," Dark Highways anthology, 2005

Luisa Prieto

Website: www.luisaprieto.com

Novels

  • After Midnight, Loose Id, 2006
  • After Dark, Loose Id, 2007
  • Shadow Hunt (with Jayson Taylor), Loose Id, 2007
  • Cooking with Ergot, Aspen Mountain Press, 2009
  • Dark Designs, Aspen Mountain Press, forthcoming

Short Story

  • "Dark Collection," So Fey anthology, forthcoming 2007

Novellas

  • After Dark, Loose Id e-book, June 2006
  • Written in Blood, Amber Allure e-book, 2009

Michael Snell

Short Story

  • "Dead Air," Rosebud, Winter 2004

Dave Stier

Short Story

  • "Embracing the Suck," F Magazine Issue #8, Winter 2009
  • "Rogue Entanglement," Spectra Magazine Issue #3, forthcoming
  • "A Most Fertile Soil," Elemental anthology Vol. #1

Class of 2003

Wes Alderson

Short Story

  • "Parking Structure Three," Traffic Life anthology, 2004

Philip Arena

Contest

  • "The Heretic," 1st Place, CONduit Short Story Contest

Roger Bagwell

Short Story

  • "Heart of a Warrior," Ideomancer, June 2005

John Bowker

Short Stories

  • "Ham," Flashquake, Spring 2005
  • "Because We Hear Voices," On Spec, Spring 2005
  • "A Bit of the True Material," On Spec, Fall 2006 (Honorable Mention: Year's Best Fantasy and Horror 2007)
  • "Love Will Tear Us Apart Again," Sex in the System anthology, Thunder Mouth Press, 2006
  • "Wildstyle," Andromeda Spaceways In-Flight Magazine, Autumn 2006
  • "Pairings," Sybil's Garage Magazine, 2007, Link to audio
  • "Redemption Tattoo," Reflection's Edge, 2007
  • "A Study of the Burning Bush Fungus (Encephalitzoon Elysium)," The Field Guide to Surreal Botany, Two Cranes Press, 2008
  • "Apron Strings," Aoife's Kiss, 2008
  • "Heroes Welcome," Spicy Slipstream Stories anthology, Lethe Press 2009
  • "Old Meat," Space and Time Magazine, 2012
  • "All the Many Ways We Burn," Mortis Operandi anthology, Harrow Press, 2013
  • "A Question of Storage," Big Pulp, 2013

Kim A. Gillett

Short Story

  • "The Bird Reader's Granddaughter," Writers of the Future, Vol XXIV, 2008
  • "Picoat," 2034: Writing Rochester's Futures anthology, 2009

Contest

  • "The Bird Reader's Granddaughter," Writers of the Future Contest, third place winner, 2007

Alec Hutson

Short Story

  • "The Boy Who Would Be King," Ideomancer, 2004

Natalia Lincoln

Novel

  • The Mirror, Space & Time Books, 2007

Short Stories

  • "Revival," Weird Tales, 2003
  • "King Laugh," Best of Epitaph Magazine, 2004

Paco Ruiz

Novels

  • Los guardianes del pasado, Destino, 2008
  • Guardians del passat, L'illa del temps, 2008
  • Koichi, Scepter Press, forthcoming 2009

Contests

  • "Ad Alienos" Winner, ISFiC Writing contest (WindyCon) 2006

Ron Sering

Website: www.ronsering.com

Short Stories

  • "KOTL" (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror ), Cemetery Dance #41, 2003
  • "What Chaos Feels Like," Ideomancer, Fall 2004
  • "Dumpster Diving," killer-works.com, Spring, 2009 (also to appear in end of year print anthology)
  • "Spirit House," Triangulation: End of the Rainbow, September 2010

Articles

  • "Orange Rush: Black Sabbath almost plays the Indiana Theater, Zaptownmag, April, 2009
  • "Frank Edwards," Zaptownmag, May, 2009
  • "This was Cinerama," and "The bus to the ends of the universe and the latter days of Cinerama," Zaptownmag, September and October, 2009
  • Various articles on alternative energy and water resource management in the Salida Mountain Mail
  • "Geothermal energy: legal and safety issues," Chaffee County Times, August, 2009.

Hannah Strom-Martin

Short Stories

  • "What Should Never Be," Scared Naked, 2004
  • "It's Only Rock and Roll," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine(ASIM), #22, April/May 2006
  • "Sex With Ducks," Amazons: Sexy Tales of Strong Women, anthology ed. Sage Vivant, 2006
  • "Taming the Beast," On Spec Magazine #75, Winter 2008/2009
  • "Father Pena's Last Dance," Realms of Fantasy Magazine, August 2010
  • "Mask, Glass, and Bones," Underwords, December 2011
  • "Now Ix, He Was a Lover," Beneath Ceaseless Skies #130, September 19, 2013

Articles/Essays/Reviews

  • "Confessions of a Fantasist," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine #11, February/March 2004
  • "Chick Lit Crit," North Bay Bohemian, May 2004
  • "The Lady Is Strange: Hysterical Women of Historical Fiction," North Bay Bohemian, October 2004
  • "Year of the Mutant," North Bay Bohemian, January 2005
  • "Hard Times: a review of two erotic anthologies," North Bay Bohemian, February 2005
  • "Chic Lit: a Profile of Author Jodie Gehrman", North Bay Bohemian, September 2005
  • "Mess Market Media: A short lesson on why the existential void (and good writing) shouldn't just be for kids," North Bay Bohemian, December 2005
  • "Epic Sorrow: Taking a look at the big picture" North Bay Bohemian, March 2006
  • "Words of Warning: So you want to be a writer?" North Bay Bohemian, April 2006
  • "Fabric of Lies: The real skinny on thin clothes" North Bay Bohemian, October 2006
  • "NaNoWriMo: One Writer's Story," North Bay Bohemian, December 2006
  • "Costume Dramas," North Bay Bohemian, February 2007
  • "Gore of Babylon: How Gorno Cinema Became the New Staple of American Porn," North Bay Bohemian, March 2007
  • Book Review: Alisa Libby's "The Blood Confession," Strange Horizons Online, March 2007
  • Book Review: Patrick Rothfuss' "The Name of the Wind," Strange Horizons Online, June 2007
  • Book Review: David Anthony Durham's "Acacia," Strange Horizons Online, August 2007
  • "My Two Breasts," North Bay Bohemian, October 2007
  • Film review: "The Seeker: The Dark is Rising," Strange Horizons Online, October 2007
  • Book review: Robin McKinley's "Dragonhaven," Strange Horizons Online, October 2007
  • "Imagine 2008: Who will take John Lennon's place as a pop culture leader and when?," North Bay Bohemian, December 2007
  • Book Review: T.A. Pratt's "Blood Engines," Strange Horizons Online, January 2008
  • Book Review: Juliette Marillier's "Wildwood Dancing" and "Cybele's Secret," Strange Horizons Online, April 2008
  • "The Boys of Summer: Death and Resurrection haunt this summer's blockbuster films," North Bay Bohemian, May 2008
  • "Heavy Baggage: Celebrity Purse Culture," North Bay Bohemian, June 2008
  • "The dumbass generation," Sacramento News and Review, June 2008
  • "Top 10 Films for the Earth," Sacramento News and Review, July 2008
  • Book Review: Nathalie Mallet's "The Princes of the Golden Cage," Strange Horizons Online July 2008
  • Book review: "Loose Girl" by Kerry Cohen, Sacramento News and Review, July 2008
  • Book Review: George Mann's "The Affinity Bridge," Strange Horizons Online, August 2008
  • "Ebershoff Novel About Polygamy Digs Deep," Sacramento News and Review, August 2008
  • Book Review: "The Wiscon Chronicles vol. 2," Strange Horizons Online, October 2008
  • Book Review: Holly Phillips' "The Engine's Child," Strange Horizons Online, December 2008
  • "2008 Year in Review," Strange Horizons Online, January 2009
  • Book Review: Patricia M. McKillip's "The Bell at Sealy Head," Strange Horizons Online, January 2009
  • Book Review: Kim Wilkins's "Rosa and the Veil of Gold," Strange Horizons Online, March 2009
  • Book Review: Kari Sperring's "Living With Ghosts," Strange Horizons Online, May 2009
  • Television Review: "Legend of the Seeker: Season One," Strange Horizons Online, July 2009
  • Book Review: Margaret Ronald's "Spiral Hunt," Strange Horizons Online, July 2009
  • Book Review: Alison Sinclair's "Darkborn," Strange Horizons Online, October 2009
  • "Reality Fiction: How The Road and 2012 may predict the near future," North Bay Bohemian, November 2009
  • Book Review: Ken Scholes' "Lamentation" and "Canticle," Strange Horizons Online, November 2009
  • Book Review: Margaret Ronald's "Wild Hunt," Strange Horizons Online, January 2010
  • Book Review: Joe Hill's "Horns" and Douglas Clegg's "Neverland," Strange Horizons Online, May 2010
  • Book Review: Jacqueline Carey's "Naamah's Kiss," Strange Horizons Online, May 2010
  • Book Review: Ken Scholes' "Antiphon," Strange Horizons Online, December 2010
  • Book Review: "Clockwork Phoenix 3: New Tales of Beauty and Strangeness," edited by Mike Allen, Strange Horizons Online, January 2011
  • Book Review: David Moles' "Seven Cities of Gold," Strange Horizons Online, February 2011
  • "Top Fantasy Destinations for the Adventurous Traveler," (with Erin Underwood), Underwords, February 2011
  • Book Review: "Machine of Death: A Collection of Stories About People Who Know How They Will Die," edited by Ryan North, Matthew Bennardo, and David Malki, Strange Horizons Online, March 2011
  • Television Review: "Game of Thrones: Season One," Underwords, June 2011
  • "Interview with Jacqueline Carey," Fantasy Magazine, July 2011
  • Book Review: "Welcome to Bordertown: New Stories and Poems of the Borderlands," edited by Holly Black and Ellen Kushner, Strange Horizons Online, September 2011
  • Book Review: "A Natural History of Dragons," by Marie Brennan, Strange Horizons Online, June 2011

Anthologies

Contests

  • "The Adventures of Love in the 18th Dimension," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 3rd Quarter 2010

Jessica Thomas

Contests

  • "Frontiers of Knowledge," Quarterfinalist, Writers of the Future, 2004

Sarah Totton

Website: www.sarahtotton.com

Collection

  • Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, 2010

Short Stories

  • "The Gnome of Putz," Planet Relish E-zine, November/December 2001
  • "Match Point," Love Stories: A Literary Companion to Tennis, Citadel Press, 2003, reprinted in Tennis Shorts: Great Writing on Tennis and Life, Citadel Press 2005
  • "Jimmy Away To Me," Tesseracts Nine, Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing, May 2005
  • "The Pear Thief," Fantastical Visions III, Fantasist Enterprises, July 2005
  • "Dog on a Loose Chain," Polyphony 5, Wheatland Press, November 2005
  • "The Teasewater Five," The Nine Muses, Wheatland Press, November 2005, collected in Animythical Tales, Fanastic Books, 2010
  • "The Secret Lives of Puppets," Tales of the Unanticipated #26, November 2005
  • "The Bone Fisher's Apprentice," Third Place winner, Writers of the Future, Writers of the Future Vol. XXII, September 2006, collected in Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, 2010
  • "A Fish Story," Realms of Fantasy, October 2006, and chosen for Fantasy: The Best of the Year 2007 Edition, Wildside Press, July 2007, collected in Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, 2010
  • "The Undoing," Tesseracts Ten, Edge Science Fiction and Fantasy Publishing, October 2006
  • "Bluecoat Jack," Text: UR - The New Book of Masks, Raw Dog Screaming Press, March 2007, collected in Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, 2010
  • "The Matchmaker," AVENues Issue #10, November 2007
  • "The Man with the Seahorse Head," Regional Winner (Canada and the Caribbean) Commonwealth Short Story Contest, Commonwealth Short Stories CD 2007/2008, November 2007, collected in Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, 2010
  • "Some People's Kids," Shiny Issue #3, January 2008
  • "Meet Me At Lost Ray Lake," Traps: baited, set and ready, Dark Hart Press, November 2008
  • "The Amulet of Passages," [with Leslie Brown] Ruins Metropolis, Hadley Rille Books, May 2008
  • "Eat My Stardust," Dog Versus Sandwich, April 2008
  • "Jim-Bob Fleasy, Professional Escort," Dog Versus Sandwich, June 2008
  • "The Rosewater Charlotte," Storyteller magazine, Summer 2008
  • "The Stone Man," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine Issue #33, March 2008
  • "Tricky Penny Pound," Under the Rose, Norilana Books, October 2009
  • "Flatrock Sunners," Black Static Issue #12, August 2009, collected in Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books 2010
  • "Choke Point," Fantasy Magazine, December 2009, collected in Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books 2010
  • "A Little Tea and Personal Magnetism," Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, Februrary 2010
  • "Pelly Medley," Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, February 2010
  • "A Sip from the Cup of Enlightenment," Animythical Tales, Fantastic Books, Februrary 2010
  • "If You Enjoyed This Story...," Tales of the Unanticipated Issue #30, April 2010
  • "Song of the Blackbird," Belong, Ticonderoga Publications, April 2010
  • "Malleus, Incus, Stapes," Fantasy Magazine, December 2010, The Year’s Best Dark Fantasy and Horror, 2011 Edition
  • "The Humanization of Cheese," Tales of the Unanticipated Issue #31, forthcoming
  • "Ride," Fantastical Visions V, Fantasist Enterprises, forthcoming

Contests

  • "Under the Bridge of Forgiven Sins," honorable mention, Writers of the Future, 2003
  • "The Pear Thief," honorable mention, Fantastical Visions Short Story Contest, 2003
  • "The Bone Fisher's Apprentice," 3rd Place, Writers of the Future, 2005
  • "The Man with the Seahorse Head," Regional Winner (Canada and the Caribbean) Commonwealth Short Story Contest, 2007/2008
  • Dishonorable Mention (Miscellaneous Category) 2008 Bulwer-Lytton Fiction Contest

Awards

  • Winner of 3rd Annual Black Quill Award, "Flatrock Sunners," Black Static Issue #12, 2010
  • Winner of Grant for Professional Writers: Creative Writing, Canada Council for the Arts, 2010

Michail Velichansky

Website: www.grintibooks.com

Novels

  • "Claws," Chicken House/Scholastic, 2012 (as Mike Grinti, written with Rachel Grinti)

Short Stories

  • "Games on the Children's Ward," Writers of the Future XXII, 2006

Contests

  • "Games on the Children's Ward," Writers of the Future, 2005

Class of 2004

Tracy Berg

Short Story

  • "To Crown a Sandcastle Just Right," Talebones, Summer 2004 (Honorable Mention, Year's Best Fantasy and Horror #18)
  • "The Danger of Her Muse," Tales of the Unanticipated, forthcoming
  • "Witherking," Electric Velocipede, forthcoming

M. C. DeMarco

Website: www.mcdemarco.net

Short Stories

  • "This Drone," Strange New Worlds 8 anthology, July 2005
  • "The Day the Borg Came," Strange New Worlds 10 anthology, Pocket Books, 2007
  • "Sympathy From the Devil," Paramourtal anthology, Cliffhanger Books, 2010

Contests

  • "Time is Money," 1st place, CONduit XIV Short Fiction Contest, Amateur Short Story category, 2004
  • "Going for Chain," Winner, NESFA Science Fiction & Fantasy Short Story Contest, 2005

Abby Goldsmith

Website: abbygoldsmith.com

Short Stories

  • "Lightbringer's Class," Shining Waters Fantasy Literature, February 2003
  • "Fiction," Neverary #2, 2003
  • "Decrepit," Flashshot, April 29, 2004
  • "A Taste of Time," Deep Magic, May 2004
  • "The Blur," Twilight Times, Summer 2004
  • "Sunrise," Cyberpulp Magazine #1, June 2004
  • "Leveling Mountains," Aoife's Kiss and Wondrous Web Worlds anthology, March 2005
  • "Father's Footsteps," Well Told Tales podcast, September 2008
  • "Shirley Knott," AlienSkin Magazine, November 2008
  • "Post-American Princess," Dark Recesses Issue #13, October 2012
  • "The Lion Within," Suddenly Lost in Words vol. 2, January 2013
  • "The Big Mermaid," When Dreams Come True by Written Dreams, June 2013
  • "Psychodrome and Skyway," Love Free or Die, February 2014

Contests

  • "The Aeon Project," 2nd place, Conduit Short Story Contest, 2005
  • "Lightbringer's Class," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2007
  • "The Wolf is Here, the Bear is Here," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2007

Articles

Andrea Kail

Website: www.andreakail.com

Short Stories

  • "Soft, Like a Rabbit," Fantasy Magazine, Issue 6, 2007
  • "The Sun God at Dawn, Rising from a Lotus Blossom," Writers of the Future, Volume XXIII, August 2007

Articles

  • Review of "Capote," Paradox Magazine Issue 8
  • Review of "The Libertine," Paradox Magazine Issue 9
  • Review of "Marie Antoinette," Paradox Magazine Issue 10
  • Review of "Goya's Ghosts," Paradox Magazine Issue 11

Awards

  • "The Sun God at Dawn, Rising from a Lotus Blossom," first place, Writers of the Future, 2006
  • "The Sun God at Dawn, Rising from a Lotus Blossom," 2007 Nebula Awards Preliminary Ballot

William Aksel Kuehl

Short Story

  • "A Gift for the Chosen," Dark Regions, 2000

Jeff Lyman

Short Stories

  • "Rowing Near Hell," Sails and Sorcery anthology, Fantasist Enterprises, 2007
  • "Lord of Wind, Lord of Fire," Blood and Devotion, 2007
  • "Gunnery Sargeant," So It Begins, 2009
  • "Compartment Alpha," Breach the Hull, 2009
  • "Snow in July," Bad-Ass Faeries, 2009
  • "Grim Necessity," Bad-Ass Faeries 2, 2009
  • "A Brief Battle For the Throne," Bad-Ass Faeries 3, 2010
  • "Cauterize The Wound," New Blood, 2010
  • "Hunger," By Other Means, 2011
  • "The Hanged Poet," InterGalactic Medicine Show, June 2011

Contests

  • "The Unreachable Voices of Ghosts," 2nd Place Winner, Writers of the Future, 2010

Brian Rappatta

Website: www.brianrappatta.com

Short Stories

  • "A Lifetime of Nightmares," Shadowed Realms, March/April 2006
  • "Pyromania," The Dark Krypt, May/June 2006
  • "Tongues," (2nd Place Winner, Writers of the Future) Writers of the Future Vol. XXII, 2006
  • "Passage," Shadow Regions anthology, 2006
  • "Freaks," Love and Sacrifice anthology, 2007
  • "The Plunge,"Zencore: Scriptus Innominatus (Nemonymous 7), 2007.
  • "The Reanimation Emporium," Steampunk Tales #1, June 2009
  • "The Dead March," Shock Totem #1, July 2009

Contest

  • "Tongues," 2nd Place, Writers of the Future, 2005

Amy Tibbetts

Short Stories

  • "Bones in the Desert, Stones in the Sea," Black Gate, Issue #13, Spring 2009

Poetry

  • "Chant to Summon a Unicorn," Beyond Centauri, 2004
  • "Changing Spell" (MISFITS Writing Contest winner), MISFITS website, forthcoming

Contests

  • "The Manneken and the Melons," 1st Prize (The Scott Iams Award), MISFITS Writing Contest, 2005
  • "Changing Spell," 1st Prize, MISFITS Writing Contest Poetry Division 2005
  • "Builders of the Bone Castle," 1st place, Ralan.com SpectravaganzaGrabber Contest, 2006
  • "In the Moon When Antelope Shed Their Horns," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2008
  • "Thunderstone," Quarter Finalist, Writers of the Future, 2011
  • "Treasure of the Burning Land," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2012

Drama

  • "How to Play the Villain," Culture Park Short Play Marathon, November 2011
  • "How to Play the Villain," Boston Playwrights Platform Festival, June 2012

Class of 2005

Daniel Akselrod

Short Stories

  • "The Anti-Antichrist," written with with Lenny Royter, Son & Foe Issue #3

Contests

  • "Unforgiven," written with Lenny Royter, honorable mention, Writer's Digest Popular Fiction Contest, 2005
  • "The After-Hero," written with Lenny Royter, 2nd place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest, 2006
  • "Defeated Victory," written with Lenny Royter, 5th place, Science Fiction Writers of Earth Contest, 2006

Scott H. Andrews

Website: www.scotthandrews.com

Short Stories

  • "A Brief Swell of Twilight," Briar Cliff Review, Vol. 19, Spring 2007
  • "Excision," Weird Tales, Issue #347, November 2007
  • "Ebb," Space and Time, Issue #107, Summer 2009
  • "Excision" (audio), The Dunesteef Audio Fiction Magazine, January 25, 2010
  • "Keeli's Ordeal," Crossed Genres, #15, February 2010
  • "Picking Up the Spin," M-Brane SF, Issue #14, March 2010
  • "The Very Strange Weird of Endart Sscowth," Space and Time, forthcoming
  • "The Halberdier, by Moonlight," On Spec, forthcoming

Contests

  • "A Brief Swell of Twilight," Briar Cliff Review Fiction Award, 2006
  • "The Captain, the Archivist, and the Lost City of Takar Shim," Writers of the Future Finalist, First Quarter 2008

Job

  • Editor-in-Chief and Publisher, Beneath Ceaseless Skies, 2008-present

Maggie Della Rocca

Short Stories

  • "The Robber King and the Blood Orange Tree," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, 2008

Contests

Michael J. DeLuca

Website: www.michaeljdeluca.com

Short Story

Novella

Contest

  • "To Serve the Wheel," Writers of the Future, quarterfinalist, 2004

Nonfiction

  • "It Is Unwise to Wesemble a Wizard in the Dark," Weird Tales, December 2007
  • "Literary Beer," Not a journal. (the Small Beer Press blog), October 2007 – July 2011

Brian Scott Hiebert

Short Stories

  • "Kid Fury," Talebones #20, Fall 2000
  • "The Unseen Battle," Dead But Dreaming anthology, DarkTales Publications, 2002
  • "Mama's Lightning Bugs," Talebones #30, Summer 2005
  • "The Unseen Battle," Dead But Dreaming anthology reprint, Miskatonic Press, 2008
  • "How Thunder Dog Lost His Shadow," Talebones #38 Summer 2009

Erin Hoffman

Website: www.philomathgames.com

Novel

  • Sword of Fire and Sea, Pyr Books, June 2011
  • Lance of Earth and Sky, Pyr Books, April 2012

Short Stories

  • "Song of the Spirit," Enchanted Realms: Tales from Masters of Fantasy, 2000
  • "Shade of the Heart," Enchanted Realms II: Vampires of Tinadriel and Other Stories, 2002
  • "The Unicorn's Laugh," Fantasy Readers Wanted: Apply Within!, 2003
  • "The Bearer," Deep Magic, April 2006
  • "A Matter of Scale," Renard's Menagerie, March 2008
  • "Whatever Shall Grow There, Dear," Lone Star Stories, June 2008
  • "Root and Vein," Clockwork Phoenix, July 2008
  • "Stormchaser, Stormshaper," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Issue 14, April 9, 2009
  • "Regal Achievement," Eleftherotypia: Ennea (9 Magazine), May 2010
  • "Darkest Amber," Electric Velocipede, forthcoming
  • "Impress of the Hills," Spacesuits and Sixguns, forthcoming
  • "City of Shadow and Glass," Bull Spec, forthcoming

Poetry

  • "Broken Wings," Poets Against the War, 2003
  • "Circle of Winter," Verses Magazine, Spring 2004
  • "Terror," "Coalition," and "Black Noise," Antimuse, March 2007
  • "The Substitute," Not One of Us, Issue 38, October 2007
  • "The Flight of Alecto," Illumen, spring 2008
  • "Theoria," Not One of Us, April 2008
  • "Hyldegarde Speaks to Jacqueline," Electric Velocipede 14, May 2008
  • "The Fall of Fairy Castle," Scheherazade's Bequest, September 2008
  • "No Signal" and "Bag Man," Farrago's Wainscot, forthcoming
  • "Osteometry," Asimov's Science Fiction, forthcoming
  • "Beauty Sleep," Mythic Delirium, forthcoming

Justin Howe

Short Stories

  • "By the Searing Flames," Spacesuits & Sixguns, Issue 3, July 2007
  • "Skillet & Saber," Fast Ships, Black Sails, ed. Jeff and Anne VanderMeer, 2008
  • "City of Beautiful Nonsense,"Abyss & Apex, 2008, and reprinted in The Best of Abyss & Apex, vol. 1, 2009
  • "Nightmare's Daughter," Cinema Spec: Tales of Hollywood and Fantasy, 2009
  • "Of Shifting Skin and Certainty,"Beneath Ceaseless Skies, September 2009
  • "Channel Surfing in Amnesiaville," Brain Harvest, September 2009
  • "Jennifer Quarantine," Crossed Genres, September 2010
  • "Your Mother," Space Squid, August 2010
  • "Go Home Stranger," Bewere the Night, ed. Ekaterina Sedia, April 2011
  • "Shadows Under Hexmouth Street," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, forthcoming 2012

Kate Marshall

Short Stories

Cathy Perdue

Short Stories

  • "Precious Meat," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, December 2009

Sherry Peters

Website: www.dwarvenamazon.com

Short Stories

  • "The Greatest Honor: A Mabel the Lovelorn Dwarf Story," Aoife's Kiss, June 2007
  • "The Greatest Honor: A Mabel the Lovelorn Dwarf Story," Wondrous Web Worlds Anthology, Vol. 8, July 2009

Jason S. Ridler

Website: http://jsridler.livejournal.com/

Short Stories

  • "Treasure Chamber," The Lamp Post of the Southern California C. S. Lewis Society, Vol. 25, #1, Spring 2001
  • "Fresh Flowers for Rachel," Eyes, #23, 2002
  • "Reflections," Ten Stories High anthology, Vol. 5, Canadian Author's Associations-Niagara Branch, 2004
  • "The Night Ol' Jack Came Back," Serialized Short Story, The Kingston Whig Standard, October 25-30, 2004
  • "Disposable Heroes," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, #21, (October/November 2005)
  • "A Whisper in the Scream," The Harrow: Original Works of Fantasy and Horror, Vol. 8, #10, December 2005
  • "Alone with the Dead at Kakebaka Falls," Dead in the Water anthology, Rendezvous Press, 2006
  • "A Different Shade of Knight," Bash Down the Door and Slice Open the Bad Guy anthology, Fantasist Enterprises, 2007
  • "Blood and Sawdust," Dark Recesses vol. 2, no. 7 (2007): 44-50. Available at http://www.darkrecesses.com
  • "Engine of Desolation," Tales of Moreuvia issue one (Spring 2008), 47-51
  • "Kew and Sympathy" Chiaroscuro (July 2008). http://www.chizine.com/
  • "Blue Harvest" Nossa Morte (November 2008). http://nossamorte.com/
  • "Virgin Troubadour" Back Alley (December 2008), http://www.backalleywebzine.com
  • "Retreat into Victory, Dark Recesses (2008). http://www.darkrecesses.com
  • "The Desert Island Fifty," Fantastical Visions IV , William Horner, ed. (Wilmington: Fantasist Enterprises, 2009)
  • "The Last" Nossa Morte (2009) http://www.nossamorte.com/feb09_issue/thelast.html
  • "Salvation," New Myths. March 2009 http://63.64.44.120/index.pacq?id=43&tier=2
  • "Melancholy Dust," Big Pulp (Summer 2009). http://bigpulp.com/lore_ridler_dust.html
  • "Charlatans and Magi," Flashquake Vol. 8 no. 4 (Summer 2009) http://www.flashquake.org/fiction/charlatans.html
  • "Billy and the Mountain," in Tesseracts Thirteen, Nancy Kilpatrick and David Morrell, eds., (Calgary: Edge Press, 2009)
  • "Anodos Amongst the Elves," New Myths, (September 2009) http://63.64.44.120/index.pacq?id=163&tier=2
  • "Paladin and the Concrete Blond," Nossa Morte (November 2009): http://nossamorte.com/nov09issue/paladin.html
  • "Advice from the Devil's Handbook," Big Pulp, http://bigpulp.com/m_ridler_handbook.html
  • "Suckerpunch," Big Pulp, May 2010
  • "The Turk in the Basement," Crossed Genres, May 2010
  • "4x40 Killers," M-Brane SF, September 2010
  • "Skullduggery at the Junction," The Edge of Propinquity, September 2010
  • "A Eulogy for Dr. Nostalgia," Diet Soap, November 2010
  • "Saving Pandora," The Little Death of Crossed Genres, November 2010
  • "Showing Light," 2020 Visions, December 2010
  • "Monsters," Necrotic Tissue, forthcoming
  • "The Sum of Spectacle," Ruthless People Magazine, forthcoming
  • "Knight in the Kingdom of Rain" Crossed Genres, forthcoming
  • "The Night Ol' Jack Came Back," Jack-o'-Speck: Tales of Halloween and Fantasy, forthcoming
  • "Port Hope Christmas," Big Pulp, forthcoming
  • "Two Bullets, One Shot," Big Pulp, forthcoming
  • "Buzzard's Final Blow," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, forthcoming
  • "Beauty and the Punchline," Big Pulp, forthcoming
  • "Grudge Match," Brain Harvest, forthcoming
  • "Last Waltz," Chilling Tales Anthology, forthcoming
  • "Waltzing the Tempest," Not One of Us, forthcoming

Susan Abel Sullivan

Website: www.susanabelsullivan.weebly.com

Novels

  • The Haunted Housewives of Allister, Alabama, World Weaver Press, 2012

Short Story Collections

  • Cursed: Wickedly Fun Stories, World Weaver Press, 2012

Short Stories

  • "Space Invaders," AlienSkin, June 2004
  • "Kudzu," AlienSkin, December 2004/January 2005
  • "The White Rat," AlienSkin, February/March 2005
  • "Space Invaders," Peridot Books Online, Fall 2005
  • "Getting the Curse," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, October 2007
  • "The King's Story," AlienSkin, April/May 2008
  • "Getting the Curse," ASIM Best of Horror Volume 2, 2010
  • "Giving Up the Ghost," New Myths Ezine, December 2010

Contests

  • "The Girl Next Door," 1st Place, Calhoun County Toastmaster's Scared Speechless Contest, 2009

Poetry

  • "A Writer's Lament & Verve," Writers' Journal, September/October 2005
  • "Domestic Dispute," Artisan: A Journal of the Craft, November 2005
  • "Witch Place?," Beyond Centauri, October 2007
  • "Crushed," Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, June 2010
  • "A Night at the Drive-In," New Myths Ezine, October 2010

Class of 2006

Ellen Denham

Website: www.ellendenham.com

Short Stories

Articles

  • "Freelancing in Music: So You Really Do That for a Living?" Classical Singer, February 2005
  • "Good Times, Great Opera," Classical Singer, November 2005
  • "When There Are No Wrong Notes: Freeing the Voice Through Improvisation," Classical Singer, May 2011

Stage Works

Contests

  • "The Golden Larynx," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2010

Service

Terry Edge

Website: www.td-edge.com

Information about Terry's editing/coaching services at: www.thewritersark.co.uk (click 'Tutors', 'Terry Edge')

Novels

  • Flymo and Shedbuilder, children's novel (Andre Deutsch), 1984
  • Fanfare for a Teenage Warrior in Love, YA novel (Andre Deutsch/Transworld), 1990
  • Double-Crossing Duo, YA novel (Andre Deutsch/Transworld), 1991
  • The Fluppets Storybook, picture book (Hutchinson/Red Fox), 1991
  • Bloodjacker, (Lucky Bat Books), 2013

Non-fiction books

  • Life This Way - Film and TV, YA non-fiction (John Hunt Publishing), 2003
  • Life this Way - the Civil Service, YA non-fiction (John Hunt Publishing), 2003

Short stories

  • "The Magic Nappy," BBC Children's Magazine, 1985
  • "The Quorum," Starship Sofa, 2007
Writing as T D Edge:
  • "The Pressure of Ecstasy," Alternative Coordinates, March 2009
  • "System, Magic, Spirit," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, May 2009
  • "Instant Posh," Darwin's Evolutions, October 2009
  • "Sam's Missing Piece," Stories for Children Magazine, November 2009
  • "A Most Notorious Woman," Albedo One, February 2010
  • "The Pirate's Lord," (as Jenny Morientes), Emerald Tales, April 2010
  • "Keri's Last Run," Aoife's Kiss, June 2010
  • "A Catechism for Pride," New Myths, 2010
  • "[Dragon]," Realms of Fantasy, August 2010
  • "Sir Joseph Bazalgette's Spirit Bowl," The Edge of Propinquity, September 2010
  • "Getting Zoe Fixed," Space and Time Magazine, Winter 2010
  • "The Whole of the Brush," Flash Fiction Online, March 2011
  • "Seren Draig," The Edge of Propinquity, June 2011
  • "Repairs," End of an Aeon Anthology, July 2011
  • "Below the Bollocks Line," Mirror Shards 1, August 2011
  • "Spirit Bags," Stupefying Stories, January 2012
  • "Be Clear and Prosper," Scout & Engineer, July 2012
  • "A Gentleman's Needs," Penumbra, August 2012
  • "The Pressure of Ecstasy," (new version) Mirror Shards 2, August 2012
  • "Godblocker," New Myths, September 2012
  • "Before the Blood," Kaleidotrope, December 2012
  • "Shuffle Town," Intersteller, December 2012
  • "Guy," Penumbra, January 2013
  • "Spirits in the Salt," New Myths, June 2013
  • "Made/Wild," Deepwood Publishing, July 2013
  • "A Bloke with a Spanner," Hub Magazine, forthcoming
  • "Where's the Tiger's Head?" Warrior Wisewoman 4, forthcoming
  • "Dopples," Stupefying Stories, forthcoming
  • "The Woman Who Could Choose the Stars," Albedo One, forthcoming
  • "Blood Fingers," ABQ Arts, forthcoming

Collections

  • System, Dragon, Spirit, (Lucky Bat Books), 2013

Poetry

  • Four poems in a collection published by Heinemann, 1968

Articles

  • "A Shallow Recess?" Penumbra, July 2012
  • Review of Hugh Howey's "Wool," Arc, January 2013
  • Review of Toe EnJoe's "Self-Reference Engine," Arc, May 2013
  • Review of Hugh Howey's "Shaft," Arc, June 2013

Contests

  • "Big Dave's in Love," Winner, New Scientist/Arc SF Short Fiction Contest, 2012

Rhiannon Held

Website: www.rhiannonheld.com

Novels

  • Silver, Tor Books, 2012
  • Tarnished, Tor Books, May 2013

Short Stories

  • "Bloodtech," Redstone Science Fiction, January 2011
  • "Ice in our Veins," Redstone Science Fiction, January 2012

Contests

  • "But Not Touch," third place, PARSEC contest, June 2008

David H. Hendrickson

Website: www.hendricksonwriter.com

Novel

  • Cracking the Ice, WestSide Books, January 2012

Short Stories

  • "Yeah, But Can She Cook?," Food and Other Enemies: Stories of Consuming Desire, 2000
  • "Agent of the Disease," the indie underground #1, 2007; reprinted in MO: Writings from the River, Spring 2008
  • "A Half-Century of Greatness," Bewildering Stories 301, 2008
  • "In Another Life," Flash Me Magazine, Vol. 6, Issue 21, 2008
  • "Back to the Garden," Swordplay, ed. by Denise Little and Martin H. Greenberg, DAW Books, June 2, 2009
  • "Beloved," The Trouble with Heroes, ed. by Denise Little and Martin H. Greenberg, DAW Books, November 3, 2009
  • "Last Waltz," AlienSkin Magazine, 2009
  • "Tommy Tilt's Phone," Poker Player News, May 13, 2009
  • "Blue Note Heaven," Music for Another World, 2010
  • "Age is a Four-Letter Word," New Myths, June 2010
  • "A Simple Matter of Priorities," AlienSkin Magazine, June/July 2010
  • "The Floater," Bride of Golem, forthcoming
  • "Huram's Temple," Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine, forthcoming

Articles

  • Over one thousand published articles, 1996-present

Awards

  • 2001 Joe Concannon Media Award
  • Scarlet Quill Award (shared)
  • The Order of the Hot Potato (for controversial, unconventional works), Bewildering Stories, 2008
  • Readers' Choice Award, second place, Flash Me Magazine, 2008
  • Writers of the Future Honorable Mention, 2008
  • "Tiffany Gets Her Boobs," Kindle Humor and Short Story bestseller for over two years (September 2011 - present), written under the pen name David Bawdy

Elizabeth Hirst

Short Story

Larry Hodges

Website: www.larryhodges.org

Short Stories

  • "Horse Dreams," Atrocity Magazine, December 1988
  • "The Fish That Roared," Starsong Magazine, January 1989
  • "Old Tuna," Dark Starr Magazine, sold March 1989 magazine closed before publication
  • "Falling Apart," Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine, Winter 1989
  • "Gremlin Gambits," Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine, Summer 1989 (cover)
  • "Nuts and Bolts," Owlflight Magazine, Fall 1989
  • "Time to Diet," Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine, Spring 1990
    (cover)
  • "Rude Awakening," Marion Zimmer Bradley's Fantasy Magazine, Summer 1990
  • "Dead Mass," Beyond Magazine, Issue #19, 1991
  • "Gremlin Gambits," German Anthology (resale), Spring 1991
  • ***Fifteen years in the wilderness writing about ping-pong, 1991-2006***
  • "A Conscientious Genie in a Ping-Pong World," Table Tennis Today, March/April 1993 (only story I wrote or sold during my 14-year-break)
  • "First Cat," Twisted Cat Tales anthology, February 2006
  • "Men Sin," Capital M, May 2006
  • "Forever Underfoot," Afterburn SF, September 2007
  • "There Once Was a Cowboy," Spacewesterns.com, November 2007
  • "Ping-Pong Ambition," Sporty Spec: Games of the Fantastic, November 2007
  • "Happily and Righteously," Blood, Blade & Thruster, December 2007
  • "Counting Sheep," Beyond Centauri, January 2008 (cover)
  • "Ghosts of Cretaceous Park," Abyss & Apex, Second Quarter 2008
  • "Dirty Socks," Calliope Magazine, Winter 2009
  • "The Haunts of Albert Einstein," On the Brighter Side, January 2009
  • "Pens and Pain," Alienskin, February 2009
  • "Defeating Death," Weird Tales, February 2009
  • "Mummy at the Bat," Spacesuits and Sixguns, scheduled February 2009 magazine closed before publication
  • "Dragon Cuisine," Aoife's Kiss, March 2009 (cover)
  • "Reality Pills," Alienskin, April/May 2009
  • "Jackpot World," Space & Time, Spring 2009
  • "Omen of the Oven," Necrography, Spring 2009
  • "An Earlier Inconvenient Truth," Hypersonic Tales, June 2009
  • "Raiders of the Ballot Box," Atomjack Magazine, August 2009
  • "A Tale of Two Wizards," Arkham Tales, August 2009 (cover)
  • "Memory of a Minefield," Hypersonic Tales, September 2009
  • "Dead Mass," Spacewesterns.com (resale), October 2009
  • "The Dashing Dash," Calliope Magazine, December 2009
  • "Eternity and the Devil," Dark Portals Anthology, December 2009 (cover)
  • "Bonesy," New Myths, December 2009 (story illustration)
  • "In the Belly of the Beast," Flashing Swords, scheduled Fall 2009 (magazine closed before publication, but payment received)
  • "Microsorce," Flashing Swords, scheduled Fall 2009 magazine closed before publication
  • "Mummy at the Bat," Beyond Centauri, April 2010 (cover)
  • "Microsorce," Afterburn SF, July 2010
  • "At the Snake Show," Beyond Centauri, July 2010
  • "The Meteor Only Strikes Once," Beyond Centauri, July 2010 (cover)
  • "First Cat," Seeing Around Corners Anthology, Fall, 2010 (resale)
  • "The Haunts of Albert Einstein," Beyond the Grave Anthology, October, 2010 (resale)
  • "The Meteor Always Strikes Once," Joy's Galaxy of Fun Anthology, Fall, 2010 (resale)
  • "The Meteor Always Strikes Once," The Magic Hat Anthology, Fall, 2010 (resale)
  • "An Earlier Inconvenience Truth," The Magic Hat Anthology, Fall, 2010 (resale)
  • "Pruning for Gold," New Myths, September 2010
  • "Out Came Death in an Explosion of Saliva and Curses," Beyond Centauri, October 2010
  • "ggg.earth.gxy," Flagship Magazine, November 2010 (cover)
  • "The Meteor Always Strikes Once," Aoife's Kiss, December 2010 (resale)
  • "Car Drive," Flagship Magazine, January 2011
  • "Ping-Pong Ambition," Before Kindle: Short Stories from Real Magazines, February 2011 (resale)
  • "The Greeny at Old Smokey Lake," Ray Gun Revival, February 2011
  • "One Brushstroke at a Time," Every Day Fiction, February 2011
  • "Reality Pills," Sandi's Sampler: A Tasty Blend of Speculative Fiction Anthology, Spring, 2011
  • "An Earlier Inconvenient Truth," Short Diversions Anthology, Spring 2011 (resale)
  • "Out Came Death in an Explosion of Saliva and Curses," to Carmine Tales Anthology, Spring, 2011 (resale)
  • "Dragon Cuisine," Dragon's Quest Anthology, Spring 2011
  • "The Awakening," Space and Time Magazine, Spring 2011 (issue #114) (cover)
  • "Workshop Gods," Flagship Magazine, April 2011 (cover)
  • "Tom the Universe," Escape Pod, April 2011
  • "Galactic He-Men and the Ultimate Demise of the Human Race," At the Dot, September 2011
  • "You and We," Quantum Muse, July 25, 2011
  • "Mirror My Love," Quantum Muse, October 10, 2011
  • "A Brush with Dirty Yellow Teeth," 66 Twisted Tales Anthology, Fall 2011
  • "The Hand of God," 66 Twisted Tales Anthology, Fall 2011
  • "The Meteor Always Strikes Once," Dreamscapes Anthology, December 2011 (resale)
  • "One Brushstroke at a Time," Something Good to Read anthology, January 2012 (resale)
  • "Running with the Dead," Through the Eyes of the Undead II, (anthology canceled, but payment received)
  • "Life and Death and Bongo Drums," Every Day Fiction, February 2012
  • "Rationalized," Story Quest, March 2012
  • "Willy and the Ten Trillion Chimpanzees," Musa Publications, March 2012
  • "The Kitchen Debate," Quantum Muse, March 2012
  • "First Cat," Cat Futures and Other Feline Fiction anthology, April 2012 (resale)
  • "The Oysters of Pinctada," Flagship Magazine, April 2012
  • "The Sanctimonious Time Traveler's Trap," Quantum Muse, May 2012
  • "In the Belly of the Beast," Electric Spec, May 2012
  • "A Meteor Will Kill You in Five Minutes," Awards Weekend Collector's Edition, May 2012 (resale)
  • "The Dragon of the Apocalypse," Penumbra, July 2012
  • "The Shaking Sphere," Every Day Fiction, September 22, 2012
  • "The Haunts of Albert Einstein," Specter Spectacular: 13 Ghostly Tales, September 25, 2012 (resale)
  • "Running with the Dead," Buzzy Magazine, October 19, 2012
  • "Bonesy," "Microsorce," "Tom the Universe," and "Eternity and the Devil," Wildside Press Megapack Anthologies, Spring 2013 (resales)
  • "The Haunts of Albert Einstein," Gotham Ghost Gazette, January 2013 (resale)
  • "Eternity and the Devil," What's Your Fancy?, anthology, March 2013 (resale)
  • "First Cat," What's Your Fancy?, anthology, March 2013 (resale)
  • "Car Drive," What's Your Fancy?, anthology, March 2013 (resale)
  • "The Devil's Backbone," After Death Anthology, April 2013
  • "Better or Worse?," Suddenly Lost in Words, May 23, 2013
  • "Tyler's Ten," New Myths, June 2013
  • "Human Help Desk," Abyss & Apex, July 2013
  • "Leashing the Muse," Space and Time Magazine, forthcoming
  • "Galahad Returns," Weird Tales, forthcoming
  • Fifteen "Twitter" stories (140 characters), Thaumatrope, December 14, 18, 27, 2008 January 03, 10, October 13, 20, 2009, April 06, May 04, July 27, 2010 Tweet the Meat December 21, 2009 February 18, March 11, 2010 Nanoism, January 22, 2010 Twenty20 Journal October 7, 2010

Articles

Novels

  • Sorcerers in Space, Class Act Books, November 15, 2013

Books

Contests

  • "There Once Was a Cowboy," 1st Place, Space Westerns Contest, November 2007
  • "Cowboys on a Ship," 2nd Place, Space Westerns Senryu Contest, August 2008
  • "Schlock Caption," 2nd Place, World SF Convention Caption Contest, August 2008
  • "Happily and Righteously," 3rd place, Blood, Blade & Thruster Conspiracy Short Story Contest, December 2007
  • "Mirror My Love," Finalist, Reading Writers Silent Characters Contest, May 2009
  • "You and We," Finalist, Reading Writers Dynamic Dialogue Contest, August 2009
  • "The Awakening," Grand Prize Winner, Garden State Horror Writers 16th Annual Short Story Competition, November 2010
  • "Galactic He-Men and the Ultimate Demise of the Human Race," Honorable Mention, Sam's 19th Drabble Contest: Climate Change, July, 2011
  • "Rationalized," 1st Place, Story Quest Short Story Contest, November 2011

Lancer Kind

Website: www.LancerKind.com

Short Stories

Nonfiction

  • "Bigger than Mt. Rainer," Teacher Miracles anthology, ed. Brian Thornton, Adams Media, April 2007

Contests

  • "Honolulu Hottie," Writers of the Future, honorable mention 2008

Clayton Kroh

Website: www.claytonkroh.com

Short Stories

  • "Happy Birthday, Suzanne," Dominion Review, 1994
  • "The Yankee At the Sitting-Up," Weird Tales, #347, January 2008

Contest

Article

Job

  • Senior Editor, Sony Online Entertainment, 2000 - 2006

Adria Laycraft

Website: www.thewriteinitiative.com and www.adrialaycraft.com

Short Stories

  • "Moving On," Dragons, Knights, and Angels Magazine, January 2007
  • "How Fare Thee, Mother?," The Alien Next Door, December 2008
  • "Meeting God," Hypersonic Tales, August 2009
  • "The Agreement," James Gunn's Ad Astra, June 20, 2012
  • "Old Soul," Tesseracts 16: Parnassus Unbound, September 2012
  • "Spindrift Metamorphosis," Neo-opsis Magazine, September 2013
  • "Some Place to Be," On-Spec Magazine, November 2013

Books

Contests

  • "Two Ways to Eternal," honorable mention, In Places Between contest, August 2007
  • "Heartache," honorable mention, In Places Between contest, August 2009
  • "Spindrift Metamorphosis," honorable mention, Writers of the Future, 2009
  • "The Agreement," semi-finalist, Writers of the Future, 2011
  • "Fire Born, Water Made," honorable mention, Writers of the Future, 2012

Anthologies

  • "Urban Green Man," co-edited with Janice Blaine, EDGE Science Fiction and Fantasy, September 2013

Job

Jeff Pert

Books

  • Cartoons from Maine:  How's the Water, Bob?, Down East Books, 2012

Calie Voorhis

Short Stories

  • "Afternoon Download," Deep Magic, February 2006
  • "The World is One" Sword Review, August 2006
  • "Tar Heel Dead" Quantum Muse, April 2007
  • "Traveling with the Archetypes" Ray Gun Revival, July 2007
  • "Angel, With Child" Anathema Online Anthology, October 2007
  • "Samhain" Faerie Nation, March 2008
  • "In Between the Fairy Tales" Beyond Centauri, April 2008
  • "The Longest Strip," Fusion Fragment, 2009
  • "Biting the Hand that Feeds You," Dead Set: A Zombie Anthology, April 2010
  • "Waterloo," Farspace 2, E.H. Rydberg, Editor, Utility Fog Press, 2010
  • "The Bogeyman's Key," D.O.A. - Extreme Horror Collection, Blood Bound Books, 2011
  • "Merchant's Run," Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine, Issue 51
  • "Murmer," Anywhere But Earth, Keith Stevenson, Editor, Coeur De Lion Publishing, 2011
  • "Cooter, Ass-Munch, and Me," Specter Spectacular, Eileen Wiedbrauk, Editor, World Weaver Press, 2012

Poetry

  • "Recipe for a Wind," Witches and Pagans Magazine, Issue 25, BBI Media

Victoria Witt

Short Story

Nu Yang

Website: nuyangwriter.wordpress.com/

Short Stories

  • "Memories," Three Crow Press, April 2009
  • "Baby Girl," JournalStone's 2011 Warped Words: 90 Minutes to Live! Anthology, December 2011
  • "A Good Mate is Hard to Find," Wolf-Girls: Dark Tales of Teeth, Claws and Lycogyny Anthology, June 2012
  • "Touch," Big Pulp, June 2013
  • "Born Again," SQ Mag., July 2013
  • "The Ring of Life," Urban Green Man anthology, August 2013
  • "Caged," Big Pulp, September 2014

Contests

  • "Duet," Honorable Mention, SQ Mag, 2012
  • "Infinite," Everday Fiction String-of-10 flash fiction contest, March 2013

Jobs

  • Staff Writer/Copy Editor, Kaechele Publications, July 2005-July 2010
  • Assistant Editor, New Myths online magazine, March 2010-August 2013
  • Associate Editor, Editor and Publisher Magazine

Class of 2007

Barbara A. Barnett

Website: www.babarnett.com

Short Stories

  • "Bird Sign," Nanobison, vol. 2, no. 5, April 2006
  • "Harold," Quantum Muse, May 2006
  • "Doom Bunny," Flash Me Magazine, vol. 4, issue 13, July 2006
  • "The Department of Villainous Affairs," Flash Me Magazine, vol. 4, issue 14, October 2006
  • "Jarra," Forgotten Worlds, issue 7, December 2006, reprinted in The Lorelei Signal, July-September 2008 and A Time To ... Volume 3 – The Best of the Lorelei Signal 2008, June 2009
  • "Tastes Like Dolphin," From the Asylum, January 2007
  • "Troll Bait," AlienSkin Magazine, February/March 2007, reprinted in Flash Me Magazine, vol. 6, issue 22, October 2008
  • "Second Moon," The Lorelei Signal, April-June 2007, reprinted in A Time To ... Volume 2 – The Best of The Lorelei Signal 2007, March 2008
  • "Love Spells," Leading Edge, issue 53, April 2007, reprinted in Voices in Today's Magazines, Writer's Institute Publications, February 2010
  • "Final Report," Darker Matter, issue 4, June 2007; podcast in Beam Me Up!, episode 258, April 2011
  • "The Poet," The Sword Review, issue 27, June 2007
  • "To Worship Death," Fictitious Force, issue 4, Summer 2007
  • "Prophecy's Birth," Aoife's Kiss, issue 23 (online version), December 2007
  • "Soul Delivery," Flashquake, vol. 7, issue 3, Spring 2008
  • "Lucky Clover," Flash Fiction Online, March 2008
  • "To Someone Who Needs Prayer," Hub Magazine, issue 61, August 2008
  • "Just Words," The VERB, October 2008
  • "Efficiency," Kaleidotrope, issue 5, October 2008
  • "Monkey Love," Every Day Fiction, January 2009; reprinted in The Best of Every Day Fiction Two, January 2010
  • "Dumping the Dead," Every Day Fiction, October 2009, reprinted in The Best of Every Day Fiction Three, May 2011
  • "Mind Games," Every Day Fiction, November 2009
  • "A Red One Cannot See," Shimmer, issue 11 (The Clockwork Jungle Book), Fall 2009
  • "The Sins of the Living," Dark Recesses, February 2010; podcast in Tales to Terrify, no. 15, April 2012
  • "The Name of Trust," Alternative Coordinates, issue 5, Spring 2010
  • "Mortis Persona," Fantasy Magazine, November 2010, reprinted in Wilde Stories 2011: The Year's Best Gay Speculative Fiction, August 2011
  • "The Wounded House," Black Static, issue 20, December 2010-January 2011
  • "A Song Never Tasted," Daily Science Fiction, January 2011; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "God's Gift to Women," Daily Science Fiction, March 2011; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "The Deepening," Aoife's Kiss, issue 37, June 2011
  • "Unlucky Clover," Beyond Centauri, issue 33, July 2011
  • "Mr. Fluffy," Untied Shoelaces of the Mind, issue 5, and 2011 Untied Shoelaces of the Mind Anthology, September 2011
  • "The Holy Spear," Black Static, issue 25, October-November 2011
  • "The Cycle of the Sun," NewMyths.com, March 2012
  • "Sea of the Gods," BayCon: Progress Report 3, April 2012
  • "The Little Things," Every Day Fiction, July 2012; podcast August 2012
  • "Ghost Writer to the Dead," Penumbra, vol. 2, issue 1, October 2012
  • "Notes on a Page," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, issue 32, February 2013
  • "The Girl Who Welcomed Death to Svalgearyen," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, issue 124, June 27, 2013, podcast July 25, 2013
  • "Memories of Mirrored Worlds," Daily Science Fiction, July 5, 2013
  • "The Swan Maiden," Flash Fiction Online, October 2013
  • "The Perfect Coordinates to Raise a Child," Daily Science Fiction, October 8, 2013
  • "The Whole of His History," Stamps, Vamps, and Tramps, Evil Girlfriend Media, January 2014
  • "The Perfect Instrument," NewMyths.com, March 2014

Contests

  • "Sea of the Gods," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, 2008
  • "The Deepening," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, 2009
  • "The Music of a Soldier's Soul," Silver Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, 2011

Steve Clancey

Short Stories

  • "The Graggleberry Thief," The Drabblecast, January 2009

Contests

  • "The Kingdom in the Cloud," honorable mention, Writers of the Future Contest, 2009

Erica Hildebrand

Website: hildebabble.wordpress.com/

Short Stories

  • "In the Seeonee Hills," Queer Wolf, 2009
  • "Product Safety," Everyday Weirdness, October 2009
  • "Self-Possessed," The Edge of Propinquity, March 2010
  • "Aunt Eustace," M-BRANE SF, April 2010
  • "In the Seeonee Hills," reprint, Bewere the Night, 2011
  • "Akashiyaki (Octopus dumplings, serves two)," Lady Churchill's Rosebud Wristlet #28, 2013
  • "Jack Magic," Kaleidotrope, Summer 2013
  • "Pallbearer," Gaia's Misfits, August 2013

Comics

  • "Doctor says," Space Squid, August 2009
  • "Talking to your parents," Kaleidotrope #7, October 2009
  • "Doctor says…," reprint, Space Squid Gone Wild: The Best Stories, Comics, and Features from Five Years of America's Favorite Unknown Zine, August 2011

Contests

  • "Pallbearer," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, Second Quarter 2008
  • "Jack Magic," Semi-Finalist, Writers of the Future Contest, Fourth Quarter 2009
  • "Festival Games," Silver Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, Second Quarter 2011

Krista Hoeppner Leahy

Short Stories

Contest

  • "The Dizzy Bridge," Third Place, Writers of the Future, 4th Quarter, 2008

Michael Potts

Novel

  • End of Summer, WordCrafts Press, 2011

Poetry Chapbook

  • From Field to Thicket, winner, Mary Belle Campbell Poetry Book Award, North Carolina Writers' Network, 2006

Poems

  • "Gravedigger," Frisson, Spring 2000
  • "Space Exploration," "Watching Old Men on the Courthouse Lawn," The Lyricist, Spring 2000
  • "At My Grandparents' House, Age 10," Old Red Kimono, Spring 2004
  • "Bag of Bones," Poems & Plays, Spring/Summer 2004
  • "What the Preacher Said," The Penwood Review, Fall 2004
  • "Improvisation," Iodine Poetry Journal, Fall 2004/Winter 2005
  • "Dying," Journal of the American Medical Association, June 8, 2005
  • "Watching Death," Pinesong Awards, 2006
  • "Dissecting the Heart," "Round Midnight," The Trunk, Summer 2006
  • "Progress," Bay Leaves, 2007
  • "Beneath the Maple's Shade," The Mid-America Poetry Review, Summer-Autumn 2008
  • "Stardust," forthcoming in Poem
  • "Scaling and Cleaning," DemonMinds, Halloween 2008
  • "Black Moths," forthcoming in Doorways Magazine
  • "Mandible," forthcoming in Fear and Trembling

Nonfiction

  • "Haunted," The Writers' Network News, March/April 2006; first place, Rose Post Creative Nonfiction Contest, North Carolina Writers' Network, 2006

Rebecca Roland

Novels

  • "Shards of History," World Weaver Press, 2012

Short Stories

  • "What He Loves About Her," The Short Humour Site, April 2009
  • "What The Mountain Yields," Everyday Weirdness, July 2009
  • "The Secret Ingredient," Shelter of Daylight, October 2009
  • "The Leaving is Joyful," The Absent Willow Review, September 2010
  • "The King of Ash and Bones," Stupefying Stories, November 2011
  • "The Secret Ingredient," Uncle John's Flush Fiction, March 2012
  • "Clothes Make the Man," Every Day Fiction, August 2012
  • "Good Deeds in a Weary World," Plasma Frequency Magazine, June 2013
  • "Gris-Gris for a Mal Pris," Stupefying Stories, forthcoming
  • "Paying Old Debts," Stupefying Stories, forthcoming
  • "The Last Tree," Stupefying Stories, forthcoming
  • "The Gift of Death," Specter Spectacular II, forthcoming

Short Story Collection

  • The King of Ash and Bones, and Other Stories, World Weaver Press

Articles

  • "Ergonomics," SFWA blog

Contests

  • "A Suitable Offering, "2nd place, MISFITS Writing Contest, 2009

Eric James Stone

Website: www.ericjamesstone.com

Awards

  • Winner of the Nebula Award, "That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made," Analog, 2010
  • Nominated for the Hugo Award, "That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made," Analog, 2010
  • 3rd Place Short Story in 2011 Analog Analytical Laboratory, "Rejiggering the Thingamajig," Analog, 2010

Short Stories

  • "In Memory," Writers of the Future, Vol XX, September 2004; reprinted in Apex Magazine, January 2009
  • "The Man Who Moved the Moon," All the Rage This Year: The Phobos Science Fiction Anthology 3, September 2004
  • "Betrayer of Trees," Writers of the Future, Volume XXI, August 2005
  • "Resonance," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, September 2005
  • "Taint of Treason," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, October 2005; reprinted in Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, Tor Books, August 2008
  • "Salt of Judas," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, March 2006; reprinted in Prime Codex, Paper Golem Press, May 2007
  • "Loophole," Popcorn Popping, May 2006; Warp & Weave, May 2006
  • "Upgrade," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, December 2006
  • "Tabloid Reporter to the Stars," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, February 2007; reprinted in Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, Tor Books, August 2008; Hebrew translation in Mercury, June 2008
  • "Premature Emergence," Jim Baen's Universe, February 2008
  • "Accounting for Dragons," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, April 2008; audio in Podcastle, October 2009
  • "The Ashes of His Fathers," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, May 2008; Russian translation in ESLI, July 2008
  • "P.R. Problems," Blood Lite anthology, 2008
  • "The Robot Sorcerer," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, December 2008; reprinted in InterGalactic Medicine Show Awards Anthology, Vol. I, Spotlight Publishing, January 2012
  • "The Final Element," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, April 2009
  • "Like Diamond Tears From Emerald Eyes," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, July 2009
  • "Attitude Adjustment," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, September 2009; reprinted in Year's Best SF 15, Harper Voyager, May 2010; Russian translation in ESLI, June 2010
  • "Rejiggering the Thingamajig," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, January/February 2010; audio and reprint in Escape Pod, January 27, 2011
  • "An Early Ford Mustang," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, June 2010
  • "Bird-Dropping and Sunday,"The Immersion Book of Science Fiction, July 2010
  • "That Leviathan, Whom Thou Hast Made," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, September 2010; audio in StarShipSofa, June 21, 2011; Italian translation in Robot, Summer 2011; Russian translation in ESLI, August 2011; reprinted in Monsters & Mormons, B10 Mediaworx, October 2011; Chinese translation in Science Fiction World Translations, January 2012; reprinted in Nebula Awards Showcase 2012, Pyr, May 2012; Finnish translation in Spin, January 2013
  • "American Banshee," Blood Lite 2: Overbite anthology, October 2010
  • "The Greatest Science-Fiction Story Ever Written," Nature, October 28, 2010
  • "Buy You a Mockingbird," Daily Science Fiction, December 2010; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "Waiting for Raymond," Daily Science Fiction January 16, 2011; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "Girl Who Asks Too Much," Daily Science Fiction, January 16, 2011; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "They Do It with Robots," Daily Science Fiction, January 16, 2011; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "Into the West," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, June 2011
  • "Freefall," Daily Science Fiction, June 28, 2011; reprinted in Not Just Rockets and Robots: Daily Science Fiction Year One, August 2012
  • "The Day the Music Died," Rejiggering the Thingamajig and Other Stories, Paper Golem Press, September 2011
  • "The Price of a Dagger," Story Portals, September 2011; reprinted in A Child's Eyes and Other Stories, October 2011
  • "A Great Destiny," Daily Science Fiction, November 8, 2011; reprinted in What Fates Impose anthology, September 2013
  • "A Lincoln in Time," Heir Apparent: Digital Science Fiction Anthology 4, November 2011
  • "The Steel Throne," Daily Science Fiction, February 9, 2012
  • "To Serve Aliens (Yes, It's a Cookbook)," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, April 2012
  • "Lobstersaurus," Analog Science Fiction and Fact, May 2012
  • "Nine Tenths of the Law," Blood Lite 3: Aftertaste, Pocket Books, May 2012
  • "Dark Roads for the Eternal Ruler," Daily Science Fiction, February 9, 2012
  • "Write What You Want," Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show, September 2012
  • "Wouldn't Be Much," Crimson Fog, June 2013
  • "Cui Bono?," The Urban Green Man: An Archetype of Renewal anthology, June 2013
  • "By the Hands of Juan Perón," Daily Science Fiction, July 26, 2013
  • "The Nine Trillion Names of Jay Lake," Jay Wake Book, July 2013
  • "Love Is Orange, Love Is Red," Daily Science Fiction, August 28, 2013
  • "A Crash Course in Fate," What Fates Impose anthology, September 2013
  • "The Human in the Walls," Space Eldritch 2 anthology, October 2013

Collections

  • Rejiggering the Thingamajig and Other Stories, Paper Golem Press, September 2011

Articles

  • "How It Should Have Ended," Ender's World, Smart Pop Books, April 2013

Contests

  • "In Memory," Writers of the Future Contest, published finalist, 2003
  • "The Man Who Moved the Moon," Winner, Phobos Fiction Contest, 2003
  • "Betrayer of Trees," Writers of the Future Contest, second place winner, 2004
  • "By the Hands of Juan Peron," Codex Creative Juices Contest, first place winner, 2005
  • "Bird-Dropping and Sunday," Codex Fairy Tale Contest, first place winner, 2005
  • "A Lincoln in Time," Codexian Idol Contest, second place winner, 2006
  • "Diamond Tears From Emerald Eyes," Codex Halloween Contest, second place winner, 2007
  • "Into the West," Codexian Idol Contest, second place winner, 2008
  • "Leaves Untrodden on a Timelike Path," Codexian Idol Contest, third place winner, 2010
  • "Lobstersaurus," Codex Halloween Contest, second place winner, 2010
  • "Crash," Codexian Idol Contest, fourth place winner, 2013

Jobs

  • Assistant Editor, Orson Scott Card's InterGalactic Medicine Show

Elle Van Hensbergen

Website: www.theletterelle.com

Short Story

  • "Part 42: In Which She is Devoured by Tigers," Flashquake, Winter 2008

Job

William T. Vandemark

Website: www.williamtvandemark.com

Short Stories

  • "A Splash of Color," Apex Magazine, November 2008, (honorable mention, Years Best Horror Vol 1)
  • "The Basement," Bits of the Dead anthology, 2008
  • "Snip and Rip," Northern Haunts anthology, 2009
  • "This Dog's Life," Brain Harvest, June 2009
  • Seven untitled twitter stories, Thaumatrope 2009
  • Untitled twitter story, Outshine, 2009
  • "Phases of Alkahest," Brain Harvest, October 2009
  • "A Splash of Color," Reprint, Descended from Darkness anthology, 2009
  • "Apple Pie," Boston Literary Magazine, summer 2010
  • "Forcing Coin," InterGalactic Medicine Show, August 2010
  • "The Decanter of Everlasting Sadness," The Thackery T. Lambshead Cabinet of Curiosities, 2011
  • "The Basement," reprint in Best New Zombie Tales, Vol 3, 2011
  • "Still Life with Mo," Word Riot, May 2011
  • "A Splash of Color," reprint in Mirror Shards 2 anthology, 2012
  • "Alkahest," Toasted Cake #30 Podcast, 2012
  • "Let Slip the Dogs," Nature, Forthcoming

Non-fiction

  • Untitled "True Crimes" Micro Essay, Creative Nonfiction Magazine, 2012

Articles

  • "A Star Trek Boldly," Fantasy Magazine, May 2009
  • "What has a Fan Film Got in its Pocketses?: The Hunt for Gollum, Fantasy Magazine, May 2009

Contests

  • "Phases of Alkahest," Second Place, Brain Harvest Challenge, 2009
  • Untitled, Winner, "True Crimes" Micro Essay, Creative Nonfiction Magazine #45, 2012

Jobs

  • Film & TV Editor, Fantasy Magazine
  • Web editor, SFWA

Class of 2008

Scott T. Barnes

Website: www.scotttbarnes.com

Short Stories

  • "The Last Job," Bewildering Stories, July 2007
  • "Charlotte's Cove," Reflections Edge, September 2007
  • "Diggory and the Privileges of Man," Trail of Indiscretion, October 2007
  • "The Photographer and the Balloon," A Year in Ink anthology, December 2007
  • "Firebugs," Static Movement, March 2008
  • "Zombie Nation," Niteblade, June 2008
  • "The Fey Prison Warden," Aphelion, October 2008
  • "A Hero's Wish," BuzzyMag.com, forthcoming

Contest

  • "Insect Sculptor," second place winner, Writers of the Future, 2011

Job

S. L. Bickley

Website: slbickley.webs.com

Short Stories

  • "It Takes All Kinds," Smoke Signals, May 2005
  • "Her Secret . . . and His," Smoke Signals, September 2005
  • "The Back Window," KidVisions, December 2005
  • "Breathing Lessons: A Vampire's Story," Smoke Signals, September 2007
  • "Broomcorn," Every Day Fiction, October 2007
  • "Back to the Drawing Board," KidVisions, December 2007
  • "Either-Or," Smoke Signals, December 2007
  • "It's Easy to Make a Sandwich," Pseudopod, March 2008
  • "The Cavern of the Yeth Mai," Cover of Darkness anthology, May 2009

A. D. Cahill

Short Stories

Poetry

  • "This Song is Not For You," Future Lovecraft anthology, December 2011

Justin Gustainis

Novels

  • The Hades Project, Brighid's Fire Books, 2003
  • Black Magic Woman: A Quincey Morris Supernatural Investigation, Solaris Books, 2008
  • Evil Ways: A Morris and Chastain Investigation, Solaris Books, 2009
  • Hard Spell, Angry Robot Books, July 2011
  • Sympathy for the Devil: A Morris and Chastain Investigation, Solaris Books, July 2011
  • Evil Dark, Angry Robot Books, 2012

Novellas

  • Play with Fire: A Morris and Chastain Investigation, Solaris Books, 2012

Anthologies

  • Those Who Fight Monsters: Tales of Occult Detectives, Edge Publishing, 2011 (Editor)

Short Stories

  • "Bargain," Futures Mysterious Anthology Magazine, July/August/September 2002
  • "Reunion," Fedora 2: More Private Eyes and Tough Guys, 2003
  • "Bounty," Darkness Rising 2003, 2003
  • "Blood Moon Rising," Surreal, Winter 2005
  • "Let Us Prey," Time for Bedlam, 2005
  • "damnation.com," Shadow Regions, 2006
  • "Advocatus Diaboli," Dark Discoveries, 2006
  • "Courtesy Call," in the e-zine Thuglit, June/July 2006
  • "Meat Wagon," Inhuman magazine, 2009
  • "Waiting for G.P.," Shroud magazine, 2010
  • "Janus," Bete Noire magazine, 2011
  • "Backup Man," Darker than Noir 2011
  • "Last Rights," Inhuman magazine, 2012
  • "Until I Come Again," Night Terrors II 2012

Jasmine Hammer

Website: www.jasminehammer.com

Short Stories

Sara King

Website: www.kingfiction.com

Short Stories

  • "Fairy," Blood, Blade, and Thruster Magazine, October 2007
  • "The Moldy Dead," Apex Science Fiction and Horror Digest, November 2007
  • "Discerning Tastes," Aberrant Dreams, January 2008
  • "Twelve-A," Apex Online, Featured Writer, February 2008
  • "Twelve-A," Mercury Magazine (Israel), April 2008
  • "Glacial Melt," Shroud Magazine, Summer 2008
  • "Moderator," Neo-Opsis, Issue 17, August 2009
  • "Planetside," Baen's Universe, Forthcoming
  • "Face Cards," Cemetery Dance, Forthcoming
  • "Discerning Tastes," Aberrant Dreams I, The Awakening anthology, Forthcoming
  • "Froggy, with Flooding and a Chance of Murder," Interzone, Forthcoming

Contests

  • "Parasite," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, First Quarter 2007
  • "Fury of the Sphinx," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, Fourth Quarter 2007
  • "The Auldhund," Semi-finalist, Writers of the Future Contest, First Quarter 2008
  • "The Sheet-Charmer of Broketoe," Semi-finalist, Writers of the Future Contest, Second Quarter, 2009
  • "Marked by Wings of War," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future Contest, Third Quarter, 2009

Alena McNamara

Short Stories

  • "As Large as Alone," Crossed Genres, July 2008

Bob Sojka

Website: www.bobsojka.com

Short Stories

  • "The Sacrifices of War, E-scape, 1998
  • "The Attraction of Heavenly Bodies," New Myths, 2009
  • "The Last Homecoming," New Myths, 2010
  • "Dirt Poor," Elemental anthology, Roberts Press, forthcoming
  • "The Last Teamster," New Myths, 2012
  • "Shit Eatin' Dog," Perihelion, forthcoming

Poems

  • "Santa's Computer Christmas," New Myths, 2009

Nonfiction

  • Over 260 professional scientific publications 1976 to present
  • "Writers Workshops," (With Scott Barnes) New Myths, 2010

Class of 2009

Kaalii Cargill

Short Story

Brad Hafford

Short Story

Travis Heermann

Website: www.travisheermann.com

Novels

  • The Ivory Star, Commonwealth Publishing, 1997
  • Heart of the Ronin, Five Star Publishing, 2009
  • Heart of the Ronin, E-Reads, 2010
  • Rogues of the Black Fury, E-Reads, 2012
  • The Wild Boys, Damnation Books, 2012

Short Stories

  • "Uncle Frank," Redbridge Review, 2006
  • "Forever Dead," The Harrow, 2007
  • "Zombies on a Plane," The Harrow, 2008
  • "Fragile," On the Premises, 2008
  • "Incident in a Small Town," Pulp Empire Volume III, Metahuman Press, November 2010
  • Legs," Nocturnal Emissions Anthology, Library of Horror Press, forthcoming
  • "Punishment," Malicious Deviance Anthology, Library of Horror Press, 2010
  • "The Song," Dark Horizons, December 2010
  • "An Idol for Emiko," Historical Lovecraft Anthology, Innsmouth Free Press, 2010
  • Snakes (novella), Damnation Books, 2011
  • "That Long Black Train," Shivers VII anthology, Cemetery Dance, 2012
  • "Dirge for the Shoemaker," Weird Tales forthcoming, 2012

Nonfiction

  • "A Haiku Pilgrimage," Healing Waves Anthology, Sky Warrior Books, 2011

Articles

  • "Spec-Fic and Podcasting: Earbuds vs. Books," SFWA Blog , August 2012

Contests

  • Death Wind (w/ Jim Pinto), Honorable Mention, Philly Screenplay Fest, 2011
  • Death Wind (w/ Jim Pinto), 2nd Place, H.P. Lovecraft Film Festival—L.A., 2011
  • Death Wind (w/ Jim Pinto), 1st Place, CINEQUEST Film Festival, 2012

Jason Heller

Website: www.jasonmheller.blogspot.com

Novels

  • Taft 2012, Quirk Books, 2012

Books

  • The Captain Jack Sparrow Handbook, Quirk Books, 2011

Short Stories

  • "Behold: Skowt!," Apex Magazine, November 2008
  • "The People Fever," Expanded Horizons, December 2008
  • "The Astonishing New Adventures of Free Hot Boy Aboard the Slaveship to Venus," Pear Noir!, February 2009
  • "Seven Men (in Various States of Fabrication)," Farrago's Wainscot, April 2009
  • "Julie, Spirit of Laws," Atomjack, April 2009
  • "The Raincaller," Sybil's Garage, May 2009
  • "The Occupation of the Architect," Brain Harvest, May 2009
  • "The Name of Calvin," New Myths, June 2009
  • "Crackerjack Kids," M-Brane SF, June 2009
  • "Spacesuit Day," Mighty Mercury, August 2009
  • "The Saint of the Moon," Aoife's Kiss, December 2009
  • "Behold: Skowt!," Descended From Darkness anthology, January 2010
  • "Like a Cannonball," Kaleidotrope, June 2010
  • "The Prospect," M-Brane SF, March 2010
  • "The Feast of the Night-Soil Man," Polluto, September 2010
  • "Other Gray Things," M-Brane SF, January 2011
  • "A Month Before The Sun," Paper Darts, October 2012

Poetry

  • "Transparenting," Everyday Weirdness, March 2009
  • "A Voice Not Her Own," Kaleidotrope, April 2009

Articles

  • "Interview: Hellboy's Mike Mignola," The Onion A.V. Club, July 2008
  • "Our Favorite Books of 2008: Felix Gilman's Thunderer and Ekaterina Sedia's The Alchemy of Stone," The Onion A.V. Club, December 2008
  • "An Appreciation of J. G. Ballard," Fantasy Magazine, May 2009
  • "A Window of Wonder Closes: David Eddings," Fantasy Magazine, June 2009
  • "The Odds of Oddyssey," Fantasy Magazine, June 2009
  • "Gateways to Geekery: Steampunk," The Onion A.V. Club, July 2009
  • "The Greatest Poison: Caught by the Death Magic of J. G. Ballard," Weird Tales, Spring 2009
  • "Interview: The Magicians' Lev Grossman," The Onion A.V. Club, September 2009
  • "Rare Reads: J.G. Ballard's High Rise and Thomas M. Disch's The Priest," Inventory, Scribner Books, October 2009
  • "Gateways to Geekery: H. P. Lovecraft," The Onion A.V. Club, October 2009
  • "Interview: Jeff VanderMeer," The Onion A.V. Club, January 2010
  • "Gateways to Geekery: J. G. Ballard," The Onion A.V. Club, February 2010
  • "Interview: Jesse Bullington," Weird Tales, Spring 2010
  • "Review: Under Heaven by Guy Gavriel Kay," The Onion A.V. Club, May 2010
  • "Moonage Daydream: The Rock Album as Science Fiction," Clarkesworld, June 2010
  • "Review: Kraken by China Miéville," The Onion A.V. Club, July 2010
  • "Interview: China Miéville," The Onion A.V. Club, July 2010
  • "Frequency Rotation," Tor.com, June 2010-present (weekly blog)
  • "Gateways to Geekery: Michael Moorcock," The Onion A.V. Club, June 2012
  • "Revisiting Ray Bradbury's Backyard Universe," The Onion A.V. Club, June 2012
  • "Looking Beyond the Baggage of Battlefield Earth," The Onion A.V. Club, August 2012
  • "Gateways to Geekery: Ursula K. Le Guin," The Onion A.V. Club, October 2012

Jobs

  • Nonfiction editor, Clarkesworld, January 2012-January 2013

Contests

  • "Julie, Spirit of Laws," runner-up, Apex Magazine Election Horror Contest, November 2008
  • "Other Gray Things," semifinalist, Writers of the Future Contest, fourth quarter 2008

K.G. Jewell

Website: lit.kgjewell.com

Short Stories

Corry L. Lee

Website: www.corrylee.com

Short Story

  • "Shutdown," Writers of the Future, Volume XXVIII, Galaxy Press, 2012

Contests

  • "Fired," Honorable mention, Writers of the Future Contest, Fourth Quarter 2009
  • "The Unicycles of Akrab IV," Semi-Finalist, Writers of the Future Contest, Second Quarter 2010
  • "Shutdown," 3rd Place Winner, Writers of the Future Contest, Second Quarter 2011

Kelli D. Meyer

Short Stories

  • "Fragile," Flash Me Magazine, October 2009
  • "Puppet Play," Wily Writers, December 2010

Lisa Poh

Short Story

Jenny Rae Rappaport

Short Story

  • "The Sock Thief," Knitty, 2009

Mary Rodgers

Short Story

Meagan Spooner

Website: http://www.meaganspooner.com

Novels

  • Skylark, Carolrhoda Lab, 2012
  • Shadowlark, Carolrhoda Lab, 2013
  • Lark Ascending, Carolrhoda Lab, forthcoming 2014
  • These Broken Stars, Disney-Hyperion, forthcoming 2013
  • This Shattered World, Disney-Hyperion, forthcoming 2014
  • Untitled Starbound #3, Disney-Hyperion, forthcoming 2015

Contests

  • "Kinetica,"Finalist, Writers of the Future, Fourth Quarter 2009

Class of 2010

Erik Bundy

Website: www.erikbundy.com

Novels

  • Watermelon Knights with Trueberry Hearts, Lucky Bat Books, 2011
  • Magic and Murder Among the Dwarves, Untold Press, forthcoming Spring 2014

Short Stories

  • "Einstein's Last Calculation," Aoife's Kiss, September 2010
  • "A Reluctance to Kiss," Bards & Sages Quarterly, October 2010
  • "The Turtle Wore Mascara," Electric Spec, May 2011
  • "Troll Bridge," Silver Blade, Spring 2011
  • "Ship of Fools," Lorelei Signal, July 2012
  • "Ship of Fools," Mystic Signals, August 2012
  • "Quantum Leap," Quantum Shorts, September 2013
  • "The Dragon's Cook," Silver Blade, forthcoming Fall 2013
  • "Ship of Souls," (reprint) Altered America, forthcoming Winter 2013

Poetry

  • "Dragon Alchemy," Illumen, Spring 2012
  • "Selkie," Illumen, Spring 2012
  • "Stepping Off," Tryon Daily Bulletin, April 2011
  • "Wizard's Tome," New Myths, April 2013
  • "Busker," Star*Line, forthcoming Fall 2013

Articles

  • "I'm Ready for my Closeup," Not Your Mother's Book . . . On Travel, April 2013

Contest

  • "Stepping Off," Winner, Sidney Lanier Poetry Competition, 2011

Andrew Cooper

Short Stories

  • "The City on the Rock," Mindflights, September 2008
  • "The Still Heart Beats," Ethereal Tales, October 2009
  • "The Tigress," Morpheus Tales, January 2010

Meg Pontecorvo

Website: megpontecorvo.com

Short Story

  • "Grounded," Asimov's Science Fiction Magazine, October/November 2013

Gerald Warfield

Short Story

Contest

  • "Poly Islands," second place winner, Writers of the Future, 2011

Eileen Wiedbrauk

Website: www.eileenwiedbrauk.com

Short Stories

Anthologies

  • Specter Spectacular: 13 Ghostly Tales, World Weaver Press, 2012

Articles

  • Book Review: JC Andrijeski's "Rook," NewMyths.com, September 2011
  • Book Review: Rhiannon Held's "Silver," NewMyths.com, August 2012

Poetry

  • "Fireworks," North American Review, August 2009

Job

  • Creative Nonfiction Editor, Third Coast, 2010-2011
  • Editor-in-Chief, World Weaver Press, 2012-Present

Contests

  • "Memoirs of a Monster Hunter," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2011
  • "Confessions of a Death-Dealer," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2011

Zoe Zygmunt

Website: www.zoezygmunt.com

Short Story

  • "Shake, Rattle, & Troll," Short-Story.me, November 2009

Class of 2011

Richard Baldwin

Website: www.westofwonderland.com

Short Stories

  • "Tiny," AE, May 2010
  • "The Sentience Gun," Cucurbital 2 anthology, Paper Golem Press, November 2011
  • "The Silhouette and the Smoke," Penumbra, September 2012

Poetry

  • "Along an Edge," Star*Line, January 2007
  • "Of Moment," The Gloaming, May 2008

Articles

Contests

  • "Or Give Me Death," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2011
  • "The Wizard Hats' Convention," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2012

Ann Decker

Short Stories

  • "The Quest," Every Day Fiction
  • "Death and Taxes," Specter Spectacular anthology, World Weaver Press
  • "Bittersweet," Once Around the Sun anthology, Bethlehem Writers Group, November 5, 2013
  • "The Ice Prince," Once Around the Sun anthology, Bethlehem Writers Group, November 5, 2013
  • "In the Woods," Fabula Divino anthology
  • "The Gangs of New Jersey," Fireside, December 2013
  • "Whistler's Grove," Beneath Ceaseless Skies, forthcoming
  • "The Last Deduction," Phobos Magazine, forthcoming
  • "Theobromancy," Crowded Magazine, forthcoming

Alex Hughes

Novels

  • Clean, Roc, September 2012
  • Sharp, Roc, April 2013
  • Marked, Roc, Spring 2014

Short Stories

  • "Going," The North Georgia Writer, October 2011
  • "Cartoon Bastard Clouds," White Cat Magazine, Spring 2012
  • "Sorry I Broke the Universe," EveryDay Fiction, March 2012
  • "The Hook Man," The North Georgia Writer, January 2013
  • "The Fourth Rule," Thunder on the Battlefield anthology, Summer 2013
  • "Lola and the Sea Lion," The Sea anthology, Spring 2014

Novella

  • "Payoff," Roc eSpecial, Spring 2013

Contests

  • Clean, Semi-Finalist, Amazon Breakthrough Novel Award, 2011
  • "Cartoon Bastard Clouds", winner, April Fool's Award, White Cat Magazine, 2012
  • Clean, Finalist, Silver Falchion Award, 2013

Karen Lacey

Website: www.karenlaceywriter.com

Non-fiction

  • "The Complete Idiot's Guide to Elance," Penguin, 2012
  • "Pinterest Power: Market Your Business, Sell Your Product, Build Your Brand on the World's Hottest Social Network," MacGraw Hill, 2012

Contests

  • The Gods Ate Small Children, 2nd Place, Big Think Short Fiction Contest (#1 - Sci-fi), 2012

Katie Lavers

Non-fiction

  • "Weird, Wired, Mesmerizing Momento Mori: The Animations of Jake Fried," Weird Fiction Review, February 2013
  • "The Subversive, Surreal and Irrepressibly Weird World of Ruth Marten," Weird Fiction Review, April 2013
  • "Uncanny Valley and the World Beyond: The Posthuman Prostheses of Sophie de Oliveria Barata," Weird Fiction Review, July 2013
  • "The Visionary Worlds of Agostino Arrivabene," Weird Fiction Review, September 2013
  • "The Resilient Body in Social Circus, Father Jesu Silva, Boris Cyrulnik and Peter Levine," The Internation Journal of Arts Education, forthcoming 2014

Christopher Owen

Website: www.christopherowenwriter.blogspot.com

Short Stories

Novelettes

Novellas

Contests

  • "In Black Mourn I," honorable mention, Writers of the Future 2011

Loriane Parker

Website: www.lorianeparker.com

Short Stories

  • "Thief of Souls," Thunder on the Battlefield, Volume I: Sword, Summer 2013

Donna Glee Williams

Novels

  • The Braided Path, Edge, 2014

Short Stories

  • "Absence Makes the Heart," Online publication in MindFlights Science Fiction and Fantasy, forthcoming
  • "Come and Get It," Psychological Perspectives5 52(2009)
  • "The Circle Harp," serial publication in WNC Woman 7 no. 11, November 2008, and no. 12, December 2008, reprinted in Psychological Perspectives5 52, 2009,
  • "Limits," Strange Horizons, July 23, 2007
  • "Princess Mee," The Beltane Papers 32, Spring 2004
  • "The Loon that Couldn't Dive," Psychological Perspectives 42, 2001, reprinted in The Beltane Papers 31, Winter 2003
  • "Persephone Sets It Straight," The Beltane Papers 28, Autumn 2002
  • "Working Man," Changing Men 23, Fall/Winter 1991
  • "Remains," Asylum 6, September 1990
  • "Woman on the Rock," New Delta Review 7, Spring/Summer 1990
  • "Apostle of the Rope," Mission Journal 13, March 1980

Poetry

  • "I Know My Soul Is Wood," The Fly 4,1983
  • "Shapes and Changes," Bellingham Review 11, Spring 1988
  • "GodParents," Mesechabe 1, Fall 1988
  • "For Steve and the Seventeen-Year-Old Girl," Bellingham Review 11, Fall 1988
  • "In Honor of Franz Joseph Gall (1758-1828)," Bellingham Review 11, Fall 1988
  • "The Devil and Miss Mary," Mesechabe 7
  • "We are the three Marys," New Laurel Review 15, Spring/Fall 1987
  • "Cat People," New Orleans Times-Picayune, 12 June 1994 and also in The Maple Leaf Rag anthology, 1994
  • "Head Spinning," The Maple Leaf Rag, 1994
  • "The Rescue," New Orleans Review 20, Spring/Summer 1994
  • "What the Matter Is," New Delta Review 7, no. 1
  • "Smashing the Idol," Friends Journal 42, August 1996
  • "Dieting In Hades," The Beltane Papers 28, Autumn 2002
  • "What's Left After Burning," The Beltane Papers 30, Summer 2003
  • "Second Puberty," The Beltane Papers 34, Winter 2004/5
  • "She Hears Voices In Her Mother's Kitchen," The Beltane Papers 31, Winter 10,003
  • "Prayer Query," Friends Journal 53, April 2007
  • "Dating Outside the Faith," Writing from the Inside Out anthology, 2007

Reference Articles

  • "‘Civil Disobedience,'" Issues and Identities in Literature
  • "The Sounds of Righteous Anger," In "To Have the Land Restored: Chronicles of the Toxics March," Mesechabe 2, Winter 1988-1989
  • "The Reconciliation of a Stylistic Dilemma: Hemingway's Use of Conversational Implicature," Language and Style 24, Summer 1991
  • "The Presentation of Linguistic Variation in Autobiographical Writing," A/B: Auto/biography Studies 7, Spring 1992
  • "Bela Fleck and Pat Flory: A Lot of Water Under the Bridge," Bluegrass Unlimited 27, August 1992
  • "Wakoski, Diane," American Women Writers, Volume 5, Supplement, 1993
  • "Walden," Issues and Identities in Literature
  • "The Moons of Ursula LeGuin and Robert Heinlein," Science Fiction Studies 21, July 1994
  • "Immaculate Deception: A New Look at Women and Childbirth in America," Masterplots II: Women's, 1995
  • Keller, Helen Adams," Great Lives from History: American Women, 1995
  • "Women and Madness," Masterplots II: Women's Literature, 1995
  • "Sex and Destiny: The Politics of Human Fertility," Masterplots II: Women's Literature, 1995
  • "Tucker, Sophie," Great Lives from History: American Women, 1995
  • "Transactional Analysis of the Creative Process in the Classroom," Teaching Excellence 7 , 1995-1996)
  • "‘Going After Cacciato,'" Masterplots II: Short Story Supplement, 1996
  • "Pornography and Silence: Culture's Revenge Against Nature," Issues and Identities in Literature
  • "The Linguistic Basis for ‘Showing': Entailment, Presupposition, and Implicature," Language and Literature 22, 1997
  • "The Masks of Mentor," Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice 12, Winter 1999-2000
  • "Matthew Fox's Four Vias in Holocaust Education for Teachers: An Integrated Curriculum of the Spirit," Encounter: Education for Meaning and Social Justice 14, Spring 2001
  • "Teaching in the Residence: Working with Conservative Audiences," The Association for Experiential Education Horizon, Summer 2002
  • "Hot Flashes as Dream Symbols," The Beltane Papers 28, Autumn 2002
  • "See No Evil," Friends Journal 50, January 2004
  • "Why I Am Not Pretty," The Beltane Papers 33, Summer 2004
  • "Teaching VS Terrorism: To Pakistan, From North Carolina, With Love," WNC Woman 7, October 2008
  • "Ambiguity in the Poetry of Yeats," Forthcoming in Language and Style

Contests

  • "The Little Light," honorable mention, Writers of the Future contest
  • "The Circle Harp," honorable mention, Writers of the Future Contest

Other Forms

  • "Chanson Pour Deux Amis," (song lyric) recorded on Live! At the Penny Post by Richard Blackmon, who also wrote the music
  • "Gypsy Saturday," (rhymed children's story) multiple performances by Possible Players theater company and broadcast on WTUL Radio children's program, New Orleans, 1988
  • "The Litany of Remembrance," (poetic ritual) Mesechabe 2 (Winter 1988-1989): 21, also performed as part of the Louisiana Toxics March by Professor Dan Moore
  • "The Remembering of Ponchartrain," (dramatic ritual) multiple performances and broadcast on WWOZ Radio acoustic music program, New Orleans, 1986
  • We Will Be Witches! (theatrical review) with Steve Brooks, performed at Borsodi's Coffeehouse, September 25-26, New Orleans, 1987

Book Reviews

  • Rev. of The Believers: A Novel of Shaker Life, by Janice Holt Gilbert, Southern Folklore 47, 1990
  • "Doing What Comes Naturally," Rev. of Immaculate Deception II: A Fresh Look at Childbirth, by Suzanne Arms, Women's Review of Books 12, December 1994
  • "Demythologizing Joseph Campbell," Rev. of Joseph Campbell: An Introduction, by Robert Segal, New Orleans Times-Picayun, June 24, 1990
  • Rev. of "The Woman's Belly Book: Finding Your Treasure Within" and "Honoring Your Belly" (video), by Lisa Sarasohn, The BeltanePapers 32, Spring, 2004
  • "How Motherwit Came Into the World," Rev. of Motherwit, by Onnie Lee Logan, as told to Katherine Clark, New Orleans Times-Picayune November 12, 1989
  • Rev. of Inanna: Queen of Heaven and Earth, by Diane Wolkstein and Samuel Noah Kramer, Mesechabe 4/5, 1989
  • "Labor Histories," Rev. of Birth Stories: Mystery, Power, and Creation, by Jane Dwinell, Woman's Review of Books 10, May 1993
  • Rev. of The Southern Harmony and Musical Companion, by William Walker, Southern Folklore 47, 1990
  • Rev. of Writing for Academic Publication: A Guide for Getting Started, Journal of Technical Writing and Communication 26,1996

Kathryn Yelinek

Website: www.kathrynyelinek.com

Short Stories

  • "Roses," Dragons, Knights, and Angels, August 2007
  • "The Sixth Swan," MindFlights, Summer 2008
  • "Not a Prince," Daily Science Fiction, December 2011
  • "Heart of a Magpie," Electric Spec, February 2013

Nonfiction

  • History of South Mountain Restoration Center, Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, 2001
  • "The Garden," flashquake, Spring 2004
  • Reviewer for Crescent Blues, 2004-2006
  • "Pond Inlet Library," Thereby Hangs a Tale #1, 2006
  • "The Opera Garnier: An Eerie Tour of Leroux's The Phantom of the Opera," Literary Traveler, May 2007

Contests

  • "Worry Free," 3rd place, Central PA Magazine Writing Contest, 2009

Class of 2012

Samantha Kymmell-Harvey

Website: samanthakymmell-harvey.blogspot.com

Short Stories

  • "Lottie Lovely," Underneath the Juniper Tree, September 2011
  • "First Born," Fantastique Unfettered Issue 3, September 2012
  • "Cadence," Waylines, September 2013
  • "Cotton Duck," Lacuna Journal of Historical Fiction, October 2013

Articles

  • "Indian Wedding," The Urbanite, February 2011
  • "Miss Peregrine's Analyzed," FU Weekly, Fantastique Unfettered, March 23, 2011
  • "Once Upon a Time: The Power of Names," Enchanted Conversation: A Fairytale Magazine, February 2012
  • "Once Upon a Time: Emma's Baby Blanket," Enchanted Conversation: A Fairytale Magazine, May 30, 2012

Contests

  • "Because of Brussel Sprouts," Winner, Underneath the Juniper Tree, Choose Your Own Mystery Contest Winner, August 2011
  • "The Poe House: A Jewel in Baltimore's Crown," Winner, Edgar Allen Poe House and Museum Prose Contest, February 2013

Jessica May Lin

Website: www.jessicamaylin.com

Short Stories

  • "Dark, Beautiful Force," Daily Science Fiction, June 2013
  • "Mortar Flowers," Nature, June 2013

Dy Loveday

Website: www.dyloveday.com

Novel

  • Illusion, Book 1, Daughters of the Abyss, Liquid Silver Books, 2012

Short Stories

  • "Three Brothers," Rapunzel's Daughters, Pink Narcissus Press, 2011
  • "The Girl Beneath," Miseria's Chorale, Forgotten Tomb Press, 2013
  • "Game Play," Songs of the Satyrs, ed. by A. J. French, 2014

Kevin McNeil

Short Stories

  • "The Merry Jester," Every Day Fiction, January 22, 2013

Brent Smith

Short Stories

  • "Have You Seen My Girl?," Daily Science Fiction, forthcoming
  • "Reflections," Soul Reflections anthology, Wicked East Press, forthcoming

Contests

  • "Candy," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2012

Jen Welch

Short Stories

  • "The Seal King," Hunger Mountain, 2012; reprinted in Aoife's Kiss, December 2012

Class of 2013

J. W. Alden

Website: www.AuthorAlden.com

Short Stories

  • "A Giant Mess of Darkness," Ray Gun Revival, June 2012
  • "The Dragon Weeps," Kazka Press, September 2012
  • "Battle Lines," Plasma Frequency Magazine, July 2013
  • "Item Not As Described," Unidentified Funny Objects 2 anthology, October 2013
  • "Child Soldier," Daily Science Fiction, forthcoming 2013

Sofie Bird

Website: www.sofiebird.net

Poetry

  • "Grandad's Quartet," Blue Dog, Vol. 5, No. 9, 2006
  • "Selfhelp," Blue Dog, Vol. 5, No. 9, 2006

Contests

  • "Misty Isle," 1st place, Monash Arts Council Short Story Competition, 1998
  • "Ghostcoaster," 1st place, Monash Arts Council Short Story Competition, 1999
  • "Master of the Maze," 2nd place, Monash Arts Council Short Story Competition, 2001
  • "Skinning Onions," 2nd place, Alan Marshall Short Story Contest, 2004
  • "Exponential," 2nd place, Federation of Australian Writers Di Cranston Screenwriting Award, 2004
  • "Price of Happiness," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2012

Emily Hoffman

Short Stories

  • "Skinned," Fine Lines, Spring 2013

Poetry

  • "Dolphins," Celebrate! Young Poets Speak Out, Spring 2005
  • "Purity," Fine Lines, Spring 2013

Articles

  • "The Older Sister's Guide to the Dating Galaxy," Temperance Youth, Spring 2013

Contests

  • "America, America," Honorable Mention, Daughters of the American Revolution Contest, 2003

Kathrin Köhler

Poetry

  • "Stardust," 2011 BSFS Program Guide
  • "Submersion - stückweise," Goblin Fruit, Spring 2012
  • "Woman of Wood," Goblin Fruit, Winter 2012
  • "The art of domesticity," Stone Telling, Issue 8
  • "Sea Change," Strange Horizons, October 15, 2012
  • "I am the lost scarf chased by the wind, I am the snowdrift and the snow," Interfictions Online: A Journal of Interstitial Arts, Issue 2, October 2013
  • "That Thief Melancholy," Stone Telling, Issue 10

Contests

  • "Stardust," 1st place, Baltimore Science Fiction Society poetry contest, 2011
  • "Girl Singing with Farm," Honorable Mention, Writers of the Future, 2013

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