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My seventh collection of short works (fiction and poetry), written from July to October 2019.

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We Had to Destroy the Village to Save It
Sleep
The Rainbow
Killer Movie
Training
Greta
Four More Shorts (The Developer, The Universal Experience, Metaphor, Socialist Nightmare)
The Creature
The Tour
The Beast

Poetry

Opposite Day

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My sixth collection of short works (fiction and poetry), written from September 2018 to July 2019.

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Fiction

Marsa
The Item
Allegory
Phone Fantasy
The Black Book
Cathy
The Mission
The Pen and the Sword
My Dream

Poetry

“Traumas at Fifteen”
“The Choice”
Crisis Actors”
“Pollution”
“Poem in Two Acts”
“Yankee Donald Dandy”
“One Moment”
“On the Norm”
“Classic Power Struggle”
“Teaching Poem”
“Lesson Learned?”
“Reading Too Much Into Things”
Same Student, or I Wish I Had Time for Teaching”
Local Celebrity”
“I’m from New York”
“Sunny Weather”
“Classroom”

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My fifth collection of short works (fiction and poetry), written from July to September 2018.

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Increasingly Incoherent Departures from the Norm
A Great Story
Masterman’s Revenge
Stories
Poetry in Motion
Justice

Poetry

“I Hate Everybody”

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Kindle


My fourth collection of short fiction, written from December 2017 to July 2018.

“Thank you for the creative and empathetic portrayal in ‘Sisters’.  . . . I think you did a great job crafting the scenes.”—Nkechi Diallo, author of In Full Color: Finding My Place in a Black and White World 

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Fiction

The Fountain of Youth
Perpetual Motion, Inc.
A Fresh Beat
The Mistake
Sisters
Education II
The Time Before
The Penalty
Expedition Notebook
The Society of Sensitives
The One
Equilibrium
Shooting Day
The Network

Paper

Kindle

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My third collection of short fiction, written from September to December 2017, which began what became the Year of the Short Story for me.

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The War
The Attack
Perma-Rest
Education
Separation
Four Shorts (Freedom, A Beautiful Vision, The Armed Teacher, Earth)

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Kindle


My second collection of short fiction, written from 2012 to 2017.

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Roy (Blade Runner prequel)
The Vegans
Asking Why
Compromises
Libertarian Bed & Breakfast
Three-Paragraph Story
Solitude

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Kindle


My first collection of short fiction, written from 2008 to 2012.

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Chasing Kerouac
Neighbors
A Perfect World
The Deity
Mister Negative
The Creeps

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