The Zombie Gnome Defense Guide
with Andrew Farago and Brian Heemskerk
Running Press, 2018
Compiled from the notes of three zombie gnome experts (among them a Van Helsing-like zombie gnome hunter, a horticulture student, and a gardening columnist), this guide includes a detailed study of zombie gnome habits, hiding places, and offensive tactics, as well as an intimate history of the zombie gnome rise and eventual war with humanity.
Short story published in Black Static, November 2020.
“Cast Member Rules for Old Tech Town”
Short story published in Cast of Wonders, April 2020.
“You Came to the Tower”
Short story published in Future Science Fiction Digest, October 2019.
“The Best Scarlet Ceremony Ever!”
Short story published in The Drabblecast, September 2019.
Short story published in Escape Pod, December 2018.
“Grandma Novak’s Famous Nut Roll”
Short story published in Lightspeed Magazine, December 2018.
“Red Kelly Owns the Moon”
Short story published in Escape Pod, May 2017.
Short story published in Kaleidotrope, April 2017.
Short story published in Podcastle, January 2017.
“The Last Bad Ladies”
Short story published in the “Star Trek” issue of The Mondegreen, January 2017.
“Demon Clown Diary”
Short story published in The Sockdolager, Summer 2016.
Short story published in The Drabblecast, August 2014.
Reprinted in The Cackle of Cthulhu, January 2018.
Voted Best Story of 2014 in the Drabblecast People’s Choice Awards
“The Invasion Commander’s Motion for New Business”
Short story published in Day One, June 2014.
“Flying on My Hatred of My Neighbor’s Dog”
Short story published in The Drabblecast, October 2013. Podcast available.
Reprinted in Funny Science Fiction, January 2016.
Voted Best Story of 2013 in the Drabblecast People’s Choice Awards
Short story published in Escape Pod, January 2013. Podcast available.
Voted Best Story of 2013 in the Escape Pod Reader’s Poll Award
“He Could Be Ambrose Bierce”
Short story published in Daily Science Fiction, December 2012.
“Colorless Green Ideas”
Short story published in James Gunn’s Ad Astra, July 2012.
“The All-Night Truck Stop Polka Band”
Short story published in Strange Horizons, June 2011.
“Prison Knife Fight”
Podcast available at machineofdeath.net
Short story published in Machine of Death: A Collection of Stories About People Who Know How They Will Die, 2010.
No One Knows You’re a Dog
The Comics Journal
My semi-regular column on webcomics.
I review graphic novels for PW.
I review manga for this print magazine.
House of 1,000 Manga
Anime News Network
Archive of the weekly manga column I wrote with Jason Thompson from 2013-2015.
All the Comics in the World
Archive of my 2007-2012 column for Comixology.com.
Books featuring my nonfiction writing include: