September 7, 2021
I've seen my share of wildfire. I've driven past it around Bend, watched it devour the Gorge, and seen it boil on the horizon near the South Coast. But I've never seen a wildfire start, at least not until this week.
August 18, 2018
Twitter has an easily solved Nazi problem, but their unwillingness to solve it is the same as embracing it.
August 16, 2018
I have cancer. Not the kind that will kill me, but that's because I've been picked by our vile system as one of the lucky ones worthy of healthcare.
April 11, 2018
It's been a while since my last post. Things happened. Highlights!
September 30, 2016
Five years on my own. I wouldn't have it any other way.
September 2, 2016
There were many great stories in August, but these four were the ones that floored me.
January 20, 2016
Give the audio version, brilliantly read by J.S. Arquin, a listen.
January 4, 2016
This story had a crooked path to publication, but it got there, and it's got a great home at the relaunched Plasma Frequency magazine.
December 31, 2015
My top four in every category (except that one I always miss). So much good stuff this year, it was incredibly hard to pick.
July 31, 2015
In July 2015, just now wrapping up, I read 61 pieces of 2015 award eligible fiction. Most of those were flash and short stories, but it included a few novels and longer-form pieces. These 9 are the ones that will stick with me most and longest, including my favorite novel of 2015 so far.