Category Archives: Publications

The Story of the Hurricane

I guest-post at the charming Patti Nase Abbott’s blog today, a “How I Came to Write This Story” feature about my short story “Juracán,” which was published in Indian Country Noir (Akashic Books, 2010). Here is an excerpt: MY KOOKY, BAWDY, … Continue reading

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Hollow, Hollow

I guest-wrote an episode of Friday’s Forgotten Books at the lovely Patti Nase Abbott’s blog. Thank you, Patti! Here is an excerpt: THE HOLLOW MAN, John Dickson Carr The Hollow Man would make Raymond Chandler kick a hole in a stained … Continue reading

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Black Hearted

I’ve a new story in Black Heart Magazine’s Noir issue, edited by Jailbreakin’ Jimmy Callaway and featuring Daniel B. O’Shea, Cameron Ashley, AJ Hayes, Jonathan Woods, Nik Korpon, Chris Deal, Alexander Kraft, Chris Benton, Kieran, Garnett, Keith Rawson, among many … Continue reading

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Take a Powder

I have a new story up in the very cool and very noir flash fiction journal Powder Burn Flash. Here’s an excerpt. Good Fences By R.Narvaez Joe walked out his front door, down the stoop, and over to Frank’s door. … Continue reading

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Lawn Guyland Noir

I’ll be at Suffolk County Community College Creative Writing Festival this Saturday, May 7, 11 a.m., on the panel for the anthology Long Island Noir (edited by Kaylie Jones and due out next year from Akashic). My story “Ending in … Continue reading

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I’m Hilarious and Memorable!

From the March 15, 2011 issue of Kirkus Reviews: YOU DON’T HAVE A CLUE Latino Mystery Stories for Teens Editor: Cortez, Sarah Review Date: March 15, 2011 Publisher:Piñata Books/Arté Público Pages: 320 Price ( Paperback ): $16.95 Publication Date: April … Continue reading

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Get a Clue

My short story “Hating Holly Hernandez” will be coming out in You Don’t Have a Clue this spring. Pre-order now!! The publishers, who don’t name me in the press release, not that I noticed, do allude to my story in … Continue reading

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