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New Release

"The American Flag of Sergeant Hale Schofield" appears in the Year's Best Crime and Mystery Stories of 2016.


The Year's Best Crime & Mystery Stories contains the best crime and mystery stories that were originally published in 2015 in either print or electronic format as selected by editors Kristine Kathryn Rusch and John Helfers.

Reading through thousands of titles and carefully narrowing their favorite reads down to the ultimate list that is presented in this volume, the editors chose their top picks of notable works from hundreds of anthologies, magazines, journals, and websites.

Join Rusch and Helfers as they take you on a representative selection of some of the finest mystery and crime stories of the year, from stories firmly rooted in the classic mystery genres to tales that edge their way over into other genres. Explore human nature in all its variations with writers you may recognize as worldwide bestsellers to amazing voices you might not have experienced before.


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Science Fiction & Fantasy (SFR)

Reclaimed Souls #1

Rahda's life changes when the dark prince mysteriously summons her to the palace (Dark SFR)



Reclaimed Souls #2

Intrigue and royal rumors swirl around Rahda as she flees the palace, and meets someone who challenges her feelings for the dark prince (Dark SFR)



Reclaimed Souls #3

The truth about Rahda's family dismantles her already chaotic life, and, now that she knows the dark prince's plans, everything changes (Dark SFR)


Reclaimed Souls #4

Rahda owns up to her short comings and reclaims her destiny, but it comes at a terrible price (Dark SFR)



Contemporary Military Romance

Falling For Him #1

Justin, a staff sergeant in the army, must face down an angry company commander, kidnappings, a goofy sidekick named Nebraska, while coming to terms with his feelings for another man in his company. (Humorous M/M Romance)



Falling For Him #2

After Aaron confesses his feelings for Justin, Justin - confused by his own feelings - flees just in time for he and Nebraska to find more trouble as the military conspiracy grows to epic proportions. (Humorous M/M Romance)



Falling For Him #3

Justin finally gets his act straight when it comes to Aaron, and everything comes full circle once he, Aaron, and Nebraska solve the conspiracy. (Humorous M/M Romance)



Falling For Him (The Complete Series)

Justin go through a lot of obstacles (mostly insane ones) before he and Aaron can sort out their feelings for one another. (Humorous M/M Romance)



Collide Into You (Touch of Magic #1)

Bickering, and secretly in love, roommates (Keira, a rule-loving sergeant, and Dillan, a womanizer) are charmed and wake up in opposite bodies. Now they must figure out how to undo the switch - before they kill each other. An adult freaky Friday story. (Humorous M/F Sweet Romance)



Touch of Magic #2 (Alec & Courtney)

Tentatively titled "Out of Time" - MLB Pitcher Alec Huffman and Explosives Expert Capt. Courtney Hall fall in love in the midst of a "time stream disruption". Expected Publication: 2016



Tasty Morsels (Military Erotica)

Can one night turn into forever?



Who holds who captive in this erotic tale?


All it takes is one touch to ignite them



Anthologies My Stories Appear In

Recycled Pulp

Many great stories in this anthology. This also happens to be my first PRO-SALE. My story is titled "Prism of the Crab Gods" - September 2015



Hidden In Crime

My story is titled "The American Flag of Sergeant Hale Schofield". The editor is the fantastic Kristine Kathrine Rusch - January 2016



YA Superpowers

My story is titled "Flowers in Winter". The editor is the incredibly talented (and super nice!) Rebecca Moesta - Summer 2016



Pulse Pounders: Adrenaline

My story will be the lead story in Kevin J. Anderson's "Pulse Pounders: Adrenaline" anthology. My story is titled "The Wrong Side of the Tracks" - Fall 2016



Editors Cut

Kobo Editor Mark Lafebvre bought my story "Breaking Kayfabe" (a wrestling story) for his Editors Cut anthology - January 2017



Literary Short Stories


A sergeant returns from war and confronts the man she conned - her husband (Not a romance)



A Sinful Wife

A pychological tale of an affair gone wrong. (Not a romance)



The Christmas Journey

A young boy seeks heaven in order to join his father, but this mystical tale is anything but ordinary.



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