Short Stories – All Category

Word Riot – “Three Mistakes”

My story “Three Mistakes” is now LIVE at WordRiot.org, just wanted to share that news. I’ll have an audio file up in a couple of days as well. Hope you enjoy it. Peace, Richard

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Praise for “Maker of Flight”

From the editor of ChiZine Publications, Brett Alexander Savory, via their Facebook update: ENTER THE WORLD OF FILARIA CONTEST RESULTS The winning entries for the Enter the World of Filaria Contest have been posted at the site. Richard Thomas’s “Maker of Flight”, a disquieting tale of what might be happening behind a closed door on […]

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“Maker of Flight” is live – Winner of Filaria Contest

Well, the story is now live. Hope you dig it, I really had fun with it. I’ve had some fantastic conversations with the author Brent Hayward, saying that this story will now be a part of the world he created, which is really just the nicest thing I could hear about this short. Brett Alexander […]

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Colored Chalk #7 – MacGuffins For Hire

Wow, quite a day, two stories live. Lots of great talent in this issue, that makes seven in a row with CC. My story “Twenty Dollar Bill” is in this. Fellow authors in this issue that I always enjoy include Michael Paul Gonzalez, Nicholas Merlin Karpuk, Mark Kilbain Lazer (man all those middle names, has […]

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Dogmatika – “Unzipped”

My short story “Unzipped” is now live at Dogmatika.com.

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I just won the ChiZine Publications “Enter the World of Filaria” fiction writing contest

http://chizine.com/chizinepub/announcements/filaria-contest-winners.php It is finally, public. I am the winner of the 2009 “Enter the World of Filaria” contest by ChiZine Publications. This is the first time I’ve ever won anything writing related. I get published online and $250 bucks! WOW! My first paycheck as a writer. The story, “Maker of Flight” will be posted April […]

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VAIN Winter Issue is out now!

SWEET! They redesigned the website, but here it is. http://www.callmevain.com/ http://www.callmevain.com/2009/02/winter-2009-issue-available/ They do these really nice, high end chapbooks, that’s what I’d call them. Lots of great art and photography and I’m the first story. Peace, Richard

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Nefarious Muse – Freedom

The story “Freedom” which came in 2nd at the Nefarious Muse contest last Fall.

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Cause & Effect #5 – Fate

One of my first published stories, a great little dark story called “Fate.”

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CC#5 – Sins of the Father

That’s FIVE in a row at CC.

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