Short Stories


A Missed Connection, to The Change: Tales of Downfall and Rebirth, edited by S.M. Stirling, June, 2015

Disciple, to The Black Gate, March 31, 2013

Last Flight of the Long Qishi, to Shanghai Steam, November 1, 2012

Darwin's Gambit, to Analog Science Fiction and FactJune, 2012 Issue

Hostile Environment, in Analog Science Fiction and Fact, September, 2011 Issue

The River People, in The Black Gate, Issue #15, 2011

Across the Sea, in The Dragon and the Starsedited by Derwin Mak and Eric Choi, DAW Books, 2010, Honorable Mention in The Year's Best Science Fiction: Twenty-Eighth Annual Collection. The Dragon and the Stars also won the Aurora Award for Best Related Work, 2011.

Root, in Shiny, June 2009, Issue #5. Reprinted in Spanish and German.

Avatar (cowritten with Ty Franck), in Niteblade, the March, 2009 issue. It should be noted that, if you are a fan of my LDS fiction, this piece is a co-write and doesn't conform to my usual norms. There is some profanity and violence that you may find objectionable.

Coyote Discovers Mars, in Coyote Wild; it is in their Summer of 2007 issue, reprinted in Under the Needle's Eye, the reunion anthology for the Clarion West class of 2001. Reprinted in Spanish and German.

Polar Shift, in Polaris: A Celebration of Polar Science, an anthology edited by Julie Czerneda and published by Fitzhenry & Whiteside in Spring, 2007. Reprinted in Spanish and German.