Short Stories

  • “Between the Zeros and Ones,” in Neosapiens: Best of NewMyths Anthology, Vol. 3, (Anticipated in Spring 2021, available at Amazon… stay tuned!)
  • “Transient Pains” in The Golden Door: Stories of Wisdom, Justice and Love” (Jamie Ferguson, ed.), Blackbird Publishing, 2020. [Amazon]
  • “Don’t Forget” in Passages: Best of NewMyths Anthology, Vol. 1, 2018 [Amazon]
  • “Between the Zeros and Ones,” in, Issue 43; June 2018
  • “A Fare Cut” in Stars in the Darkness: Stories of Wisdom, Justice and Love” (Jamie Ferguson & Blaze Ward, eds.), Blackbird Pub. 2017. [Amazon]
  • “Blood Storm,” in Pulse Pounders: Adrenaline (Kevin J. Anderson, ed.), Fiction River, WMG Pub. Inc. 2017. [Amazon]
  • “Don’t Forget,” in, Issue 38; March 2017.
  • “Coyote Tears” in Perihelion, May 2017 [not archived, the ‘zine is having problems]
  • “The Bone Necklace,” in, Issue 27; Summer 2014.
  • “It’s The Martian Way,” in Perihelion, March, 2014
  • “Coming of AGE,” in Perihelion, June, 2013.
  • “Feolito’s Gift” e-book, August 2012, Amazon, BarnesAndNoble, Smashwords.
  • “Shit Eatin’ Dog,” in Perihelion, December, 2012.
  • “Dirt Poor,” in “Elemental” The Anthology, Susan Wingate ed; December 2011. [Amazon]
  • “The Last Teamster,” in, Issue 19; Summer 2011.
  • “The Last Homecoming,” reprinted in special “End Times” edition, Issue 13, Winter 2011.
  • “The Last Homecoming,” in, issue 11; Summer 2010.
  • “The Attraction of Heavenly Bodies,” in, issue 7; Summer 2009.
  • “The Sacrifices of War,” in E-scape: the Digital Journal of Speculative Fiction (now defunct, not archived).  Appeared January, 1998 at the URL


  • “Santa’s Computer Christmas,”, issue 9; Winter 2009.


  • “Busia Lesniak’s Pierogies” in Cooking Up Stories: Favorite Recipes from the Oregon Writers Network. Eds Dayle Dermatis and Louisa Swann, Lucky Bat Books, 2014 [Amazon]
  • “Writers Workshops,” (With Scott Barnes) New Myths, 2010

Book Reviews

(All in the 2009/10 archives of

Science Career Credits

The publication output from my science career includes over 270 senior-authored and co-authored scientific research papers, technical reviews, and policy documents, including publication in refereed scientific journals, book chapters, conference proceedings and monographs (including one monograph chapter on which I was proud to have Nobel Peace Prize winner, Norman Borlaug, as a junior author).  Of the 270 career-long publications, over 190 of them from my last work assignment are listed and viewable at the URL: