“The Mongrel,” Tugboat Review, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, spring-summer issue, 1979.

 “The Promise of a Lifetime,” Tugboat Review, University of North Carolina-Wilmington, Fall, 1981.

 “Child of the Desert,” Fifth Wednesday Journal, Fall, 2007, Issue 1.

 “The Last Rally,” Bartleby-Snopes, December, 2008.

 “Always and Forever,” Bewildering Stories, February 16, 2009, Issue 325,

 “Divine Providence,” Short Story Library, February, 2009.

 “A Convenient Solution,” Fear of Monkeys, Spring, 2009, Issue 4, 

 “Child of the Desert,” Mirror Dance, Spring, 2009, 

 “Hyperactive,” Muscadine Lines, Volume 27, July-September, 2009,

 “Mange,” Dead Mule, School of Southern Literature, Summer, 2009  

“Ahmed the Cab Driver,” The Potomac, August, 2009 

 “Death by Moonlight,” Prick of the Spindle, Vol. 3.3, September, 2009

“The Very Vexatious Tribulations of Mr. Mortimer Winklehouse,” Front Porch Journal, Texas State University, Issue 13, December,2009,

  “The Profiler,” Greensilk Journal, Winter, 2011, 

 “Hemingway’s Question,” LITnIMAGE, Spring, 2011,

“The President’s Last Budget Proposal,” Fear of Monkeys, Issue 12, Spring, 2012,

“Some Minor Violence,” Milk Sugar, April-May, 2012

 “The Tuxedoed Corpse,” iBookstore, Amazon, February, 2013.

“Sniper,” Milk Sugar, Feb-Mar., 2013, Issue 7.

“Fallout,” Boston Literary Review, Summer, 2013,

“Starvation,” The Monarch Review, July, 2013,

“Turtle,” Hawai‘i Pacific Review, Sept., 2013, Volume 27.

La Goulue’s Last Interview,” Open Road Review, Issue 7, November, 2013,  

“The Turtle and Juan Sanchez,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 579, July 7, 2014,

Zelda’s Last Letter,” The Sandy River Review, Fall, 2014, Volume 34, Issue 1.

Zelda’s Last Letter,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 607, February 9, 2015,

Death by Moonlight,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 628, July 20, 2015,

Legs to Die For,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 647, December 7, 2015,

“The Engagement of Zelda Sayre to F. Scott Fitzgerald,” The Writing Disorder,     Summer, 2017,




“Dante’s Inferno,” Foliate Oak, University of Arkansas-Monticello, Nov./Dec., 2006, Vol. 1, Issue 3. (memoir)

 “Rendezvous at Paul’s Place,” Gettysburg Review, Gettysburg College, Winter, 2007. (memoir)

 “Memories and Regrets,” Quay, Sept.-Dec., 2007, Issue 1, Vol. 2. (memoir)

 “God and Atheism,” American Atheist, April, 2008, Vol. 46, No. 4. (essay)

 “The Decline and Fall of Hitchhiking,” Still Crazy, January, 2009, Volume 2. Issue 1.  (essay)

 “Exhausted from Sex,” SLAB, Slippery Rock University, Issue 4, Spring, 2009, (humorous essay)

 “Snapshots from the Asylum,” Weave Magazine, Issue 2, Spring, 2009, (memoir)

 “Writers’ Conference,” The Summerset Review, Spring, 2010, (humorous memoir),

“College Days,” Bewildering Stories, March 29, 2010, (memoir),

 “Dating Over Forty,” Bewildering Stories, July 5, 2010, (memoir),

“China Man,” Dr. T.J. Ekleburg Review, November 8, 2010, Issue 10 (memoir),

“Buchenwald Diary,” Connecticut Review, Fall, 2010, Volume 32, No. 2 (memoir)

 “An Afternoon at Buchenwald,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 417, January 31, 2011, (memoir)

 “The Death of Ronald Gray,” Eclectica, July-August, 2011, Vol. 15, Number 3,  (memoir)

 “Octopus,” The Writing Disorder, Fall, 2011, (memoir)

“The Prison,” Splash of Red, February 20, 2012, (memoir)

“Grieve in Silence,” Prick of the Spindle, Volumn 6.1 Spring, 2012, (memoir),

 “Demons,” The Writing Disorder, Spring, 2012 (memoir),

“The French, and Being Odd,” Lowestoft Chronicle, Spring, 2013,

War Memories,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 519, Spring, 2013,

“My History of Racism,” Apeiron Review, Issue 4, August, 2013,,
(Pushcart Prize nominee).

Rendezvous at Paul’s Place,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 599, December 1, 2014,

The Other Algonquin Club,” Santa Clara Review, Volume 102, Issue 1, March, 2015.

A Prison Psychologist,” Bewildering Stories, Issue 618, May 4, 2015,



 “Einstein Speaks,” The Panhandler, University of West Florida, Number 8, 1979.

 “The Last Testament of Jean Meslier (1733),” Bewildering Stories, Issue 343, July 6, 2009,

 “What is Your Worth?” Westward Quarterly, Summer, 2009.