<topbar right style="display:none;"> <item><a href="index.html">home</a></item> <item><a href="resume.html">resume</a></item> <item><a href="https://ideatrash.net">blog</a></item> <menu name="portfolio"> <item><a href="coding.html">coding</a></item> <item><a href="nucmed.html">nucmed</a></item> <item><a href="fiction.html">fiction</a></item> <item><a href="nonfiction.html">nonfiction</a></item> <item><a href="teaching.html">teaching</a></item> <item><a href="academic.html">academic</a></item> </menu> </topbar> #### Fiction - *Coyote, Spider, Bat*, published February 2012 in [Westward Weird](http://www.amazon.com/dp/0756407184?tag=ideatrash-20) and in *Diverse Weird Western Project, Vol 2* from [Wolfsinger Publications](http://www.wolfsingerpubs.com/) - *[Covenant of Wolves and Swine](#)*, to be published TBA in *[NameL3ss](http://namelessmag.jasunni.com/)* magazine. - *[The Wild Charge They Made](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0692320407/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0692320407&linkCode=as2&tag=ideatrash-20&linkId=GZECSHH2YIH4H2LN)*, published 10/2014 in the anthology *[The Beast Within 4: Gears and Growls](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0692320407/ref=as_li_tl?ie=UTF8&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0692320407&linkCode=as2&tag=ideatrash-20&linkId=GZECSHH2YIH4H2LN)* from [Graveside Tales](http://www.gravesidetales.com/). - *[Until It Fits](http://crossedgenres.com/magazine/013-until-it-fits/)*, published 1/2014 in *[Crossed Genres Magazine](http://crossedgenres.com).* - *[Bindings](#)*, published 6/2013 in the anthology *Heroes!*. - *[Something for Everyone](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B006RK79I8/ref=as_li_ss_tl?ie=UTF8&tag=bardsandsag0c-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=B006RK79I8)*, published 4/2013 in *[Bards and Sages Quarterly](http://www.bardsandsages.com/speculative_fiction/bards_and_sages_quarterly).* - *[Memories of Light and Sound](http://alliterationink.com/store.html#memories)*, published 3/10 in the anthology [Timeshares](http://bit.ly/timetrip), and produced in audio 10/23/2012 by the [Tales of Old](http://www.talesofold.org/archives/926) podcast. - *[Room Service](http://thewifiles.com/?p=223)*, published 7/22/12 at [The WiFiles](http://thewifiles.com/). - *In the Time of Dragons*, published June 2012 in *Time Traveled Tales* - *[Rust](http://dailysciencefiction.com/science-fiction/robots-and-computers/steven-saus/rust)*, published 4/10/12 [Daily Science Fiction](http://www.dailysciencefiction.com/). - *[The Burning Servant](http://alliterationink.com/store.html#burning)*, published 8/17/10 as part of [The Chain Story](http://chainstory.stormwolf.com) and published in audio 2/17/12 on [Pseudopod.](http://pseudopod.org/2012/02/17/pseudopod-269-the-burning-servant/) - *[Broken](http://www.onspec.ca/current.htm)*, published Spring 2011 in [OnSpec \#84](http://www.onspec.ca/current.htm) and in audio 12/5/11 by [The Drabblecast](http://www.drabblecast.org/2011/12/05/drabblecast-225-trifecta-xix/) - *[Hard Lesson](http://www.3lobedmag.com/issue21/3lbe21_story3.html)*, published in the September 2011 issue of [Three Lobed Burning Eye](http://www.3lobedmag.com/) - *[Woman, Monster, Mother](http://www.edgeofpropinquity.net/library.asp?id=333)*, published in the January 2011 issue of [The Edge of Propiniquity](http://www.edgeofpropinquity.net/default.asp). - *[Herald Rising](http://www.amazon.com/dp/B004GNFU4I?tag=ideatrash-20)*, published 12/18/10 in [Mages & Magic](http://www.bluekingdoms.com/), a Blue Kingdoms anthology. - *[Kicking the Habit](http://www.stevesaus.com/hungry_promo.html)* , published 10/29/09 in the [Ravenous Romance](http://www.ravenousromance.com/) e-anthology [Hungry for Your Love](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0312650795?ie=UTF8&tag=ideatrash-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0312650795), published 9/28/10 in the print anthology [Hungry For Your Love](http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/0312650795?ie=UTF8&tag=ideatrash-20&linkCode=as2&camp=1789&creative=390957&creativeASIN=0312650795) from [St. Martin’s Griffin.](http://us.macmillan.com/smp.aspx) - *[Tis the Season to Be\...](http://surge.ods.org/crash/tistheseason.htm)*, published 12/2009 as part of [The Spec The Halls Contest](http://www.aswiebe.com/specthehalls.html) - *[Last Dance](http://www.daytondailynews.com/l/content/oh/story/living/2008/07/17/ddn072308lifeadultstoryhm6.html)*, published 7/22/08 at the [Dayton Daily News](http://www.daytondailynews.com), republished 5/15/09 by [Mock Turtle Press](http://www.myspace.com/mockturtlepress) in [Collage]{style="text-decoration: underline;"}, [Chasing the Wild Hare]{style="text-decoration: underline;"} from [Walkabout Publishing](http://walkaboutpublishing.blogspot.com/). #### Flash Fiction - *[Eyes](http://www.drabblecast.org/2013/02/14/drabblecast-272-power-armor-a-love-story/)*, published 2/14/13 at [The Drabblecast](http://www.drabblecast.org/). - *[Taste of Moonlight](http://www.lulu.com/shop/misanthrope-press/title-goes-here-issue-11/paperback/product-20076418.html)*, published 4/21/12 at [Title Goes Here](http://www.titlegoeshereonline.com/). - *[Freedom of Movement](http://www.resaliens.com/2011/10/freedom-of-movement/#more-1597)*, published 10/1/11 [Resident Aliens](http://www.resaliens.com/). - *[Hero, Everyday](http://www.daikaijuzine.com/dkz/?p=427)*, published 3/22/11 [Daikaijuzine](http://www.daikaijuzine.com/). - *[Surprise Party](http://dailysciencefiction.com/story/surprise-party)*, published 12/8/10 in [Daily Science Fiction](http://dailysciencefiction.com/). - *[Turning To Stone](http://web.me.com/normsherman/Site/Podcast/Entries/2010/11/8_Drabblecast_186-_Garkain_by_Samantha_Henderson_Drabble-_Turning_to_Stone_by_Steven_Saus.html)*, published 11/8/10 in [The Drabblecast](http://web.me.com/normsherman/Site/Podcast/Podcast.html). - *[\...and I Felt Fine](http://everydayweirdness.com/e/20100810/)*, published 8/10/10 in [Everyday Wierdness](http://everydayweirdness.com) - *[Precipitation](http://www.everydayfiction.com/precipitation-by-steven-saus/)*, published 7/30/10 in [EveryDay Fiction](http://www.everydayfiction.com/) - [*Pencils Made This Scar*](http://alliterationink.com/store.html#pencils), a chapbook collection of flash fiction published 6/10. - *[Five Very Short Stories](http://www.smashwords.com/extreader/read/14628/3/vss-anthology-volume-01)*published in [\#VSS Anthology Vol. 1](http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/14628) - *[Happily](http://moondrenchedfables.wordpress.com/flash-fiction/happily-by-steven-saus/)* , published 3/13/10 in [Moon Drenched Fables](http://moondrenchedfables.wordpress.com/) - *[Just Business](http://blackpetalsks.tripod.com/yellowmama/id414.html)*, published 12/11/09 in the ezine [Yellow Mama](http://blackpetalsks.tripod.com/yellowmama/index.html) - *[Third Person](http://www.365tomorrows.com/08/04/third-person/)*, published 8/4/09 at [365 Tomorrows](http://www.365tomorrows.com) - *[One Small Leap](http://www.quantummuse.com/story.php?RecID=133)*, published 8/1/09 at [Quantum Muse](http://www.quantummuse.com) - *[Conscious Illusion](http://everydayweirdness.com/e/20090706/)*, published 7/6/09 at [Everyday Wierdness](http://everydayweirdness.com/), republished in the Feb. 2010 issue of [the Shine Journal](http://www.theshinejournal.com/saussteven.htm) - *[Gestation](http://www.quantummuse.com/story.php?RecID=132)*, published 7/2/09 at [Quantum Muse](http://www.quantummuse.com) - *[Domestically Disabled](http://www.365tomorrows.com/02/23/domestically-disabled/)*, published 2/23/08 at [365tomorrows.com](http://www.365tomorrows.com) - *[Dinner Date](http://www.365tomorrows.com/02/17/dinner-date/)*, published 2/17/08 at [365tomorrows.com](http://www.365tomorrows.com) #### Poetry - *[Steak](http://www.andromedaspaceways.com/issue42.htm)*, published 12/09 in issue 42 of [Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine](http://www.andromedaspaceways.com/issue42.htm) - *Atropos* won an Honorable Mention on 16 Nov 2008 at the Dayton Metro Library Poetry Contest <a href="index.html">back</a>