Sketch by Theresa Barker.

Professional publications

Deceit,” in Every Day Fiction (Nov. 2017).  Ramona brings home a poisonous frog named “Deceit.”  She’s been mooching off her sometime boyfriend for free rent, exotic animals included.  But will Deceit be the end of it?

The Tyranny of Enslaved Eyes,” in Grievous Angel (Nov. 2017).  For quick cash you can sell your eyes to the Vandals.  But there’s no way out.

“Equivocation,” in Grievous Angel (May 2017). An affluent town finds itself in need of borrowing bodies for hedonistic pursuits, so it makes a deal with a neighboring in-need town. But things don’t go quite as planned.

Short stories


  • Flash Fiction I: Science Fiction/Fantasy. Ten short-short fiction pieces. Download here.
  • Flash Fiction II: Literary. Ten short-short fiction pieces. Download here.


Sketch by Theresa Barker.

Lab Notes, Aug. 2013-present.  Fiction and poetry sketches, serialized novella/novels, how-to-write and reflective essays.