My Arisia Conference Schedule & a flash piece

My Prose Poem on The Broadkill Review (very quick read) With all the crazy distractions lately, I completely forgot that I had a short prose poem go up on The Broadkill Review. It's one of the many linked short stories in my collection about growing up gay last century. Arisia Con - January 15 … Continue reading My Arisia Conference Schedule & a flash piece


In the 1990s, I started writing a bunch of short stories based on liminal moments in my life growing up gay in the 1960s and 1970. Over the next twenty-five plus years, they became the a fictionalized memoir of Steven Sterling, a character very much like me growing up very much like I had grown … Continue reading Tag


You've heard the phrase "East of Maui?" It used to loosely reference coolness, surfing off the beaten path, something that implied laid back fun, a little irreverent and definitely wild. Last century, a few folks got together a started a surf shop with that name. This century, I found "East of the Web" and was … Continue reading RADIO HEADS

My Confluence Schedule for the weekend of Oct 2 – 4, 2020

I’m attending C’Monfluence this weekend, a FREE Virtual Conference. Come join us! Link to guest list: to registration: My Schedule: Three panels, a reading, and a coffee klatsch where you can come and talk to me in a group setting   Friday 10/02/2020      6:00 - 6:50      Track 2 - panel            LGBTQ Protagonists in SF/F  … Continue reading My Confluence Schedule for the weekend of Oct 2 – 4, 2020

Clarion West Write-a-thon Underway!

This summer, I'm writing for an awesome cause—and I need your support. I'm writing for the Clarion West Write-a-thon, the fundraiser that helps support world-class instruction to empower emerging and underrepresented writers. Clarion West is a nonprofit organization that focuses on providing some of the best speculative fiction workshops in the galaxy. It's run by … Continue reading Clarion West Write-a-thon Underway!