The Common Tongue Magazine - Issue 5

"The Choosing"

First published in The Common Tongue, issue 5. October, 2021.

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You can also listen to "The Choosing" narrated by Carl Walmsley.


Steampunk Tales

My first published works were steampunk stories featuring the gunsmith Harrison Beaumont.

"Dreams Of Freedom" (featured in Dreams Of Steam II: Brass And Bolts)

"Heart Of Steel" (featured in Gadgets: Dreams Of Steam III)


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Vitamin F

Since the genetic crash eliminated most of the male population, Genetic Security had become the way of the world. Random genetic scans, registering males, laboratory fertilization—it was the only way to secure the gene pool from destruction.

As a college freshman Bridgett wants to fit in, find love, and enjoy life. Meeting Penelope has put her on track for at least one, if not all of those things.

Bridgett’s life is her own. Her genes, like everyone else’s, are state property.

It was only a matter of time until someone came to collect.

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The Fanged Circle

Inspired by Dark Souls, these connected tales set up a world falling apart by the seams of reality itself. Currently Amazon exclusive.

The Knight | The Witch | The Assassin