In June, my flash fiction “Outdoor Café” was posted in Fictive Dream, LINK A tourist couple at an outdoor café and an unknown savior.
My flash fiction “Ritterburg” was posted in Mojave River Review, LINK A model of a castle made of paper, its travels with me, and a fiery sacrifice.
My flash fiction “Electrozoa” was published in a new Scottish magazine called Nitrogen House. From the series of Geosophical Cities, the first city in cyberspace.
July 16, my flash fiction “Allegheny Spa” was posted in Idle Ink, LINK Brought down by sciatica, I visit the spa in Hushington, another Geosophical city.
Bellingham Review issue 76, spring 2018, includes my essay “Labyrinth.” LINK It begins with a family memory, follows at the labyrinth in myth and history, and suggests some types of labyrinth today.
The online magazine As It Ought to Be posted my essay “What Would Jesus Say?” Thanks to editor Chase Dimock. I argue that the words of Jesus as quoted have a literary quality, and that he wrote the parables and sermons before preaching them. LINK
Spelk online magazine posted my flash fiction “How to Sharpen a Pencil.” LINK
The online travel magazine Coldnoon based in India published my fictional biography of Fanny Cockburn Rove, best known for her visit to Ipsilla, the city ruled by women. LINK
The May 2018 WINK or Writers In the Know, Issue 4 has my flash fiction “Phrase.” LINK You can buy it now or wait three months and download it.
My short story “The Bicycle” was posted yesterday in the Saturday Evening Post. Wesley Grubb, a fortyish singer-songwriter tells how he tries to ride a bicycle, falls and wrecks his arm, and proposes to Laurel, twenty years younger. It’s her bicycle. LINK
The April issue of Blue Lake Review, an online magazine, has my short story “Cousin Tony.” An elderly gay man arrives from New Orleans for two weeks rest after Mardi Gras. He brings loot for the Clough girls, but where did he get it? LINK
Indigo Lit, an online annual, published three more of my “Geosophical Cities,” the imaginary cities of Wolb, Umple, and Grogdram. LINK to Issue IV.
Spelk Fiction, a blog-format magazine for flash fiction in England, posted my “Cigar Box.” LINK After March 14, scroll the list of authors to me.