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The Transit King’s Holiday Ryde! (a Whiteboard Wednesday poem)

The Transit King’s Holiday Ryde Twas Festivus Time in the city;all the buildings dressed up pretty.Last minute shoppers run to and froBut some have further to go. To the rescue leaps T.K. Bask.“Who is he?” you may ask.Why, he’s the … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – Dr. Princess and the Soldier

Before I introduce this episode, I have some news for you. https://alienbeer.podbean.com/e/ep-21-dr-princess-and-the-soldier/ First of all, you may have noticed the absence of The Multiverse Blues after Chapter Sixteen. I decided to take a hiatus on that, as life had gotten to be … Continue reading

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Trans Witch is DONE!

30 days ago, I set out to write a book about a transgender woman at a wizard college. The idea has undergone a few changes along the way as I’ve learned about my characters and their School of Applied Metaphysics. … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – Dark Reflection

Here’s another rather personal story involving a mirror. Okay, I’ll admit it, I’ve got an irrational fear of seeing myself in mirrors in the dark. To try to exorcise that a bit, I decided to make the fear more tangible … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – The Man at the Top of the Stair

Note: I posted this last week on the podcast feed, but failed to post about it here. It is just as well; I feel this is more appropriate during Trans Awareness Week (and tomorrow is Trans Day of Remembrance). That … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – Ep. 17 – Hunted

“Hunted” came to me in September 2010, and though I’ve never managed to publish it before now, it became the seed for the first of my Tipsy Fairy Tales, Blue Spirit. Having written the Road Ghosts Trilogy, I decided I needed a new … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – Fell Down

I wrote “Fell Down” for The Iron Writer Challenge in September 2013. The terms of the challenge were to write a 500 word flash story using these four elements: A murderous unicorn; The Apollo Lunar Roving Vehicle; A fantasy football … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – Ep 14 – Sweets and Strangers

First, some announcements! I’ve been teasing for a few weeks about giving you a look at what the alien diva Hope looks like. Well, wait no longer, I have posted my artist friend Kirsten Jacobus’s beautiful rendition of her on … Continue reading

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Mean Spirit is out! The Tipsy Fairy Tales Trilogy is complete at last!

Blue Spirit – Restless Spirit – Mean Spirit Ten years in the making, Skye MacLeod’s story, The Tipsy Fairy Tales, is finally ready for you to read! Indianapolis gamer girl Skye and her (sort of) fairy sister Minnie were separated … Continue reading

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Alien Beer Podcast – Seelie Goose

I wrote this story in the summer of 2014 as a submission for, and was published in, the Seventh Star Press anthology, A Chimerical World: Tales of the Seelie Court. It is a tie-in to my Tipsy Fairy Tales series, between Blue Spirit and Restless … Continue reading

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