Here's a brief publication history for yours truly.
Carver (and) [Company] (short story, forthcoming, Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine)

Parenthetical (short story, forthcoming, Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine)

(short story, forthcoming,

Keeping Time (short story, forthcoming,
 Rock and a Hard Place Magazine)

Abductor, Abductee 
(short story, forthcoming, Gone: A Crime Fiction Anthology, edited by Stephen J. Golds)

Dead Ends and One-Way Streets (short story, forthcoming, Shotgun Honey)

880 FPS (short story, April 2022

Frank (short story, March 2022, Terror House)

Reveal the Character, Advance the Plot (short story, Feb. 2022,

From Green to Red (short story, Feb. 2022, Sherlock Holmes Mystery Magazine, issue #29) 

Mark (short story, Jan. 2022, Guilty, Issue #3)

The Lesson of the Lamp (short story, Nov. 2021, Under the Thumb: A Rock and Hard Place Anthology, edited by SA Cosby)

There Will Come a Harvest (short story, Oct. 2021, Shotgun Honey)

Clouds (short story, May 2021, Punk Noir)

The Sky Beyond the Branches (flash fiction, March 2021,

Why Do They Have to Make It Easy?
(short story, Jan. 2021, Mystery Weekly)

More Than Enough
(short story, August 2020, issue #13, Mystery Tribune)

A Drive-by on Chalmers Road?
(short story, Jan/Feb 2020, Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine)

(short story, Sept. 2019, 
Mystery Weekly)

K O'Connor
 (short story, March 2019, 
Mystery Weekly)

A Guy Walks into a Bar (fantasy satire short story, August 2017, Phantaxis Science Fiction and Fantasy)

Like Minds (speculative fiction short story, Autumn 2005, Neo-Opsis, issue #7)

Carry on the Music, Man (short story, Summer 2005, Tastes Like Chicken, issue #6)

The Customer is Always Right (horror short story, Summer 2004, Blood Moon Rising, issue #22)

5 Poems (Punk Noir, July 2021)

(poem, Nine Cloud Journal, Issue #1)

The Executioner is Drunk and the Ropes are too Wet for Strangulation (poem, Shift Lit. Journal, Jan. 2019)

Evil Awakes (and Needs Five More Minutes) (humorous Cthulhu mythos poem, Grotesque, Fall 2018)

Lesson (Glass Tesseract, Fall 2005)

My Train of Thought's Become Derailed (Images, 2000)


 The Famous Last Words of Mickey Spillane  (article, Guilty, May 2021)

Die Laughing
(entry for, Ellery Queen's online blog, Jan. 2020)

O'Connor's Impact Reached Far Beyond Ohio (The Toledo Blade, January 2017)

Let Halloween Be About the Kids  (The Detroit News, October 2014)

Submissions to the joke pages of Playboy and Hustler (September 2013 and November 2013, respectively)

Ye Olde Blogger Site - my original Blogger postings for your (dis)approval

Interview with mc chris (The AV Club, September 2010)

Music reviews in numerous issues of Clamor Magazine
(2004 - 2006) 

The Show Will Go On
(The Detroiter, September, 2005)

Interview with the Disembodied Spirit of Jerry Garcia
 (The Detroiter, September 2005)

The Bird of Paradise
 (Perfect Sound Forever, autumn 2004)

Some of the Worst from Some of the Best: 25 Albums that Should Have Not Been Recorded (Corporate Mofo, November 2003)

Somebody Published This Guy?



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