"Listen, the Board is Talking"-- a revision of my short story Board Games -- has been accepted for publication in the Northwest Independent Writers Association (NIWA) 2023 Anthology, Harbinger.
Launch: July 2023
"Harbinger, the 2023 NIWA anthology, is a captivating collection of nineteen tales that revolve around the central theme of anticipation and foreboding. The stories represent various genres, from contemporary to mind-bending science fiction to bone-chilling horror."
Showcasing works by:
Tom Larsen · William J. Cook · Minnette Meador · Joel Graves · Kimila Kay · A. M. Huff · Pamela Cowan · Judy Kiehart · Suzi Wiser · L. Wade Powers · Ro Knight · Cyn Ley · Patrick Dwyer · Samantha Waltz · Kamila Miller · Byrum Bolerjack · Jonathan Michael Erickson · Sheila Deeth · Edward Martin III
NIWA anthologies (paperback and ebook) are available through Amazon and cost between $4 and $15, depending on the number of pages.
The book is available for sale now! Use the link on the left and scroll down to #13 in the anthology series. All proceeds from sales of NIWA's anthologies go to NIWA to further the association's mission.
NIWA is based in Oregon and promotes members' books at year-round events in locations spanning from Eugene and Portland to Olympia and Gray's Harbor.
There are approximately 150 NIWA members (Oregon, Washington, Idaho, Montana, Northern California, Nevada, and Alaska) who share experiences in writing, publishing, and promoting their work on NIWA's Facebook page. For more information on NIWA, visit their website: www.niwawriters.com
Due to the contract agreement, my story cannot be published on my site until after February 1, 2024.
In 2002, Slips, was published in the Colorado anthology, Valley Voices: Ripples in the Streams of Life. The story is about a swimming hole and the creek which feeds it where, as children, we took refuge from the summertime heat. An earlier look into life in the Jermyn (Calico Lane) neighborhood in the 1960s.