outdoor café, ritterburg, electrozoa, Allegheny spa

In June, my flash fiction “Outdoor Café” was posted in Fictive DreamLINK A tourist couple at an outdoor café and an unknown savior.

My flash fiction “Ritterburg” was posted in Mojave River ReviewLINK 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 Bicycle

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

Cousin Tony

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