Tank Crash

11 May

I used to keep marine aquariums, and I freakin’ loved it. Not just fish, no…I kept two different live coral reefs in my own living room. The small one was soft-bodied corals, the larger one was stony polyps. There were fish, yes, little flame hawkfish and small reef-safe coral beauties, and clownfish I had hand-raised from babies.

I murdered them all.

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New Disasterhouse post

2 Feb

There’s a new post up at the home blog. It’s about signs, and bewaring.

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The Matter of a “Few Dollars”

9 Dec

So. Let’s talk about Patreon.

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ISSUES: Coping Strategies

16 Oct

This is a short story I did for Geeky Giving, a charity working to promote research in “Parkinson’s, ALS, traumatic brain injuries, brain tumors, Alzheimer’s and more.” They were kind enough to let me do an AGAHF short story for the charity anthology, so I did Jenny and Shawn: Jenny because she’s the researcher, Shawn because he’s been hurt. The story’s copyright has reverted to me, so I’m posting it here for everyone.

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How Dare You

3 Oct

To Congressman Budd, and Senators Burr and Tillis:

This afternoon, I opened my inbox to see a brief message from my congressional representative, Ted Budd. Continue reading


17 Sep

Sometimes a story gets into your head and refuses to leave.

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Current Projects

28 Aug

I need to post an update about current projects, yes? Yes. Here’s the project update list, in order:

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Protected: Time and Opportunity

17 Jul

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Solving Crimes in the Village

22 May

This is a short story inspired by a silly tweet I made while I was watching Sally Yates testify. Senator Klobuchar was asking her some solid questions, and I said I wanted fanfic of these two. So, here you go. As far as I know, this is the world’s only Yates/Klobuchar fanfic.

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About giving away free books…

20 Apr

I have a policy of giving away free e-books and .pdfs to readers in need. Whenever I announce this policy to remind existing readers or spread the word to new ones, I get well-intentioned emails and notes asking me to stop doing this!

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