Category: Short Fiction

2016 Thus Far

"Sing Me Your Scars," the title story of my collection, will be reprinted in The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2016, edited by Paula Guran, Prime Books. The full…
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Ellen Datlow’s Best Horror of the Year Rec List

Every year, Ellen Datlow releases a full list of recommended stories that she read for consideration for her annual volume of Best Horror of the Year. The list is always…
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Updates from the Redhead – August 2015

I've been swimming in a sea of deadlines and whenever that happens, the blog gets a bit dusty. But here's what I've been up to of late: Helen Marshall reviewed…
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Table of Contents – The Mammoth Book of Cthulhu

Paula Guran has given the okay to post the Table of Contents for The Mammoth Book of Cthulhu: New Lovecraftian Fiction, which will be released next spring. I'm honored to…
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Table of Contents – Cassilda’s Song

Here is the final Table of Contents for the forthcoming Cassilda's Song, edited by Joe Pulver. I'm thrilled to share the lineup with such stellar authors and thrilled also that…
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The October Country Reviews Sing Me Your Scars

Blu Gilliand of The October Country reviewed Sing Me Your Scars and called it "...a gripping collection of short stories that provides a number of deeply-felt chills without relying on…
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Choose Wisely Now Available

Choose Wisely: 35 Women Up To No Good, a feminist anthology of dark fiction, is now available for purchase. This anthology, published by Upper Rubber Boot Books and edited by┬áH.…
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The Years’ Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2015

I'm thrilled and honored that "The Floating Girls: A Documentary," originally published in Jamais Vu, will be reprinted in The Year's Best Dark Fantasy & Horror 2015, edited by Paula…
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Coffee, Lightsabers, and Childhood Crushes

Today I'm on Tor.com, as part of their Pop Quiz at the End of the Universe series, talking about childhood crushes, Tori Amos, and lightsabers, and on the Shimmer blog,…
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Sing Me Your Scars Release Day

Today is the official release day for Sing Me Your Scars. On Twitter yesterday, I joked about being nervous, but even the word nervous doesn't describe how I feel. I…
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