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My first collection is now available from:

Barnes & Noble
Wildside Press



    Hags, Sirens, and Other Bad Girls of Fantasy came out today. My story, Soul Taker is in it. This story broke a three-year sales drought for me, so I was damned pleased when Denise Little wanted to buy it.  Probably one more of my hanky-wringing, not-quite-there-yet stories, but hey, why stop now when I'm already on such a stellar career path. And apparently I like to push buttons, so here's another push:

    Barnes and Noble





    One cool footnote: U.S. Shuttle Discovery just passed overhead tonight. I watched her pass over my house tonight like a guiding light and quietly wink out to the southeast. Safe trip and safe return, Discovery…my sense of wonder goes out to you. A wonderful moment I won't soon forget.


    Now reading: between books
    Now playing: between songs