"English 398: Fiction Workshop" won the Edgar and has been named a finalist for the Agatha, Anthony & Macavity Awards!


Book Category: Magazines

“Better Days”

A follow up to my Derringer Award-winning story “A Drowning at Snow’s Cut.”

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“English 398: Fiction Workshop”

Edgar Award Finalist, Best Short Story
Agatha & Anthony Award Finalist, Best Short Story

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“Sunday Morning, Saturday Night”

This noir tale barely tops 1000 words, but I hope it packs a wallop well beyond its word count.

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“Fairy Tales”

The debut issue of this new mystery magazine features my story “Fairy Tales”—about a generational showdown over a small bit of street (with much, much more ultimately at stake).

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“The Great Detective Reflects”

My first try at Sherlockiana (does it really count?) appears in the November 2016 issue of EQMM.

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“Restoration”

“Restoration” is a noir tale with a dose of speculative fiction, featured in the debut issue of Crime Syndicate: A Magazine of Crime Fiction.

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“Commission”

My second story featuring Del and Louise—both a follow-up to the Derringer Award-winning story “Rearview Mirror” and a preview of On the Road with Del & Louise: A Novel in Stories.

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“The Odds Are Against Us”

Winner of the Agatha and Anthony Awards and finalist for the Macavity for Best Short Story.

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“Precision”

A safecracker who has tried to put his criminal past behind him gets pulled into one more job—possibly his last.

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Fiction Bibliography

A frequently updated list of fiction publications in magazines, journals, and anthologies.

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