Recent Publications

"Seven Myths They Tell You About the Town Beneath the Lake." That Which Cannot Be Undone: An Ohio Horror Anthology. Cracked Skull Press. Print and Digital. October 2022.

"A Scavenger Hunt When The Veil Is Thin." Literally Dead: Tales of Halloween Hauntings. Alienhead Entertainment. Print and Digital. September 2022.

"The Gothic Appeal of Old Hollywood." Novel Suspects. Online. September 2022. Nonfiction.

"The Gothic Horror of a Post-Roe America." Literary Hub. Online. August 2022. Nonfiction.

"Something Old, Something Frightening and New: How Horror Retellings Help Us Reclaim Our Lost Narratives." The Lineup. Online. July 2022. Nonfiction.

"The Eight People Who Murdered Me (Excerpt from Lucy Westenra's Diary)." Abrazando La Revolucion. Crononauta. Print. July 2022. Spanish Translation.

"Beyond Pride: 5 LGBTQ+ Horror Short Stories that You Can Read Online Now--For Free!" The Lineup. Online. July 2022. Nonfiction.

"The Devil's Just Sitting There Laughing: The Uncanny American Landscapes of Terrence Malick's Badlands and Days of Heaven." Vastarien, Volume 5, Issue 1. Print and Digital. June 2022. Nonfiction.

"All the Ways to Hollow Out a Girl." Shattered and Splintered. Print and Digital. May 2022. Reprint.

"5 Reimagined Gothic Books to Give You the Creeps." The Lineup. Online. April 2022. Nonfiction.

"The Eight People Who Murdered Me (Excerpt from Lucy Westenra's Diary)." Children of the Dark. Print. April 2022. Italian Translation.

"The Maid from the Ash: A Life in Pictures." Revelations: Horror Writers for Climate Action. Print. April 2022. Reprint.

"All the Ways to Hollow Out a Girl." Nakladatelstvi Medusa. Online. February 2022. Czech Translation.

"Tainted Love in Horror Cinema: Sex, Romance, and the Monstrous Feminine." The Lineup. Online. February 2022. Nonfiction.

"In Defense of Wendy, Barbra, and the Traumatized Women of Horror Cinema." Tor Nightfire blog. Online. January 2022. Nonfiction.

"Things to Do in Playland When You're Dead." Shadow Atlas: Dark Landscapes of the Americas. Hex Publishers. Print and Digital. November 2021.

"Fearful Felines: The Ten Spookiest Cats of Horror Fiction and Film." Tor Nightfire blog. Online. October 2021. Nonfiction.

"The Haunted Houses She Calls Her Own." Liminal Spaces: An Anthology of Dark Speculative Fiction. Cemetery Gates Media. Print and Digital. September 2021.

"The Eight People Who Murdered Me (Excerpt from Lucy Westenra's Diary)." Molotov Magazine. Print. September 2021. Italian Translation.

"The Mad Monk of the Motor City." There Is No Death, There Are No Dead: Tales of Spiritualism Horror. Crystal Lake Publishing. Print and Digital. August 2021.

"Unhappily Ever After: 6 Terrifying Reimagined Fairy Tales." Tor Nightfire blog. Online. August 2021. Nonfiction.

"Sister Glitter Blood." Violent Vixens: An Homage to Grindhouse Horror. Dark Peninsula Press. Print and Digital. August 2021. Reviewed at Ginger Nuts of Horror.

"The 9 Ghosts You'll Find at Mayfair Estate." Nine. Editions du Chat Noir. Print. July 2021. French Translation.

"Real-Life Horror: 5 Fictional Horror Books Based on True Crime Stories." Tor Nightfire blog. Online. May 2021. Nonfiction.

"5 Witchy Horror Books to Bewitch Your Bookshelf." Tor Nightfire blog. Online. March 2021. Nonfiction.

For a full list of stories, please browse the pages below!


Reluctant Immortals

The Rust Maidens

Boneset & Feathers

The Invention of Ghosts

Pretty Marys All in a Row


Short Fiction & Nonfiction