Slideshow of ‘zines, anthologies, & lit journals that have my work!
June 25, 2018 – Typewriter Emergencies has my poem “Only hound dogs up in Harlem” in their June 2018 volume! Furry poetry based Harlem Renaissance poetry. Download literary journal here: Typewriter Emergencies June 2018 volume
July 30, 2017 – “Geek Muses: Writer’s Block & Inspiration” the comic strip is now in The Tishman Review vol 3.3
June 1, 2017 – My comic strip has been accepted by The Tishman Review! EXCITING.
May 2017 – My poem “Only Hounds Dogs up in Harlem” (from historical working novel) is based on Harlem Renaissance poetry. The poem appeared in Furlandia’s official convention book. “Age of Prosperity: 1929” was the theme.
An illustration appeared in Furlandia’s official convention book. “Age of Prosperity: 1929” was the theme.
May 1, 2017 – My short story “Sleeping with Wolves” came out in literary journal Typewriter Emergencies on Issuu! Check it out here Typewriter Emergencies May 2017 Edition
October 16, 2016 – My comic has been SHORTLISTED! It isn’t a publication but I entered a Humor Writer-related comic/essay contest! Here is the shortlist (before they chose the winner) – Verbolatry Laugh-a-Riot Contest 2016 (I also received special mention as being the only comic entry)!
My essay “Defending My Genre” appears on three blogs! Here are the links:
Guest blogger on “Embracing Life Tribe” – August 27, 2016
Guest blogger on “Writer’s Zen Blog”– August 12, 2016
I’m a guest blogger on “Trisha Faye Blog” – August 2, 2016
My short story “Night Sounds” (based on my furry historical novel manuscript) is out in “Prick of the Spindle” Issue 9 – November 2015 – http://prickofthespindle.org/
I’m a guest blogger on “The Furry Writers’ Guild” – August 20, 2015 – The Lady or the Tiger or the Wolf?
I’m a guest blogger on “The Furry Writers’ Guild” – May 10, 2015 – “It Isn’t Doggy Enough”
December 17, 2014 – Miami Dade College published my comic strip “Geek Muses” on its faculty/staff online ‘zine “Reflections Magazine”!
CHECK IT OUT! “Geek Muses” comic
I’m a guest blogger on “The Furry Writers’ Guild” – November 20, 2014 – Aesop Continues To Inspire
I’m a guest blogger on “Writer’s Zen Blog” – May 1, 2014 – Staying Focused
My short story is reprinted in “Allasso” Vol 3: Storge | Pink Fox Publications – “The Merchant’s Daughter” (Allasso – Pink Fox Publications)
[Sword and Saga Press] April 2013 – American Athenaeum Front Porch Issue – “Where did childhood and Childcraft go?” (Article)
During 2012, I joined a nerd pop-culture group, for which I still keep in touch, and was briefly one of their writers. I wanted to know if I could write articles on my favorite media within nerd and geek culture. NOTE: These links have all been removed and are officially out of print.
“Heroes and Coffee” blog archives – articles by Goblinrant (me!) – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/author/goblinrant/
Nerd Rants| Where Have All the Otaku Magazines Gone? – March 18, 2012 – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/2012/03/18/where-have-all-the-otaku-magazines-gone/
Nerd Anime Bonzai!! | Anime About Town – March 31, 2012 – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/2012/03/31/anime-about-town/
Space is Nothing. Format is Everything. – May 7, 2012 – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/2012/05/07/space-is-nothing-format-is-everything/
Goblinrant Writing Tips | Research, kid, research! – June 23, 2012 – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/2012/07/19/goblinrant-writing-tips-you-mean-ive-gotta-do-what/
Goblinrant Writing Tips | “You mean I’ve gotta do WHAT?” – July 19, 2012 – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/2012/07/19/goblinrant-writing-tips-you-mean-ive-gotta-do-what/
Goblinrant Nerd Otaku Raves | Of Viz and Virtue – September 30, 2012 – Originally on URL https://heroesandcoffee.wordpress.com/2012/09/30/goblinrant-nerd-otaku-raves-of-viz-and-virtue/
[Anthropomorphic Dreams Publishing] – Anthrodreams October 10, 2012 – “Su Ling” (AD 044/Podcast) SYNOPSIS: “Su Ling is a prankster.” On that note, this is a fabulist story about a young Si’amese girl who loves to play tricks on others. When her brothers are set to be married by the local match makers, Su Ling plays a prank that brings some unexpected results.
Anthrodreams July 19, 2010 – “I Guard the Gate” (AD 021/Podcast) SYNOPSIS: The Sphinx is known as a mythical beast that tells riddles. One is ordered to sleep. However, after the sphinx awakens, who has survived to answer her riddle?
ANTHRO #15: Jan/Feb 2008 – “High Priest Domin” (Cover art)
ANTHRO #12: Jul/Aug 2007 – “White Ministrant” (Short story) – SYNOPSIS: A young Caracal woman is cursed. When she goes to a fortune-teller for help, forces gather to thwart her in this dark fantasy adventure.
[Fur Visions by Fauxpaw Productions*DISCONTINUED*] – “I Guard the Gate” – Fur Visions Annual Themeless Issue 33 2005 (Short story) -**THIS ISSUE FOR MATURE READERS** SYNOPSIS: The Sphinx is known as a mythical beast that tells riddles. One is ordered to sleep. However, after the sphinx awakens, who has survived to answer her riddle?
Fur Visions Issue 32 2005 (Interior Artwork)
Fur Visions Issue 31 2005 (Interior Artwork)
“The Contract” – Fur Visions Issue 28 2005 (Short story) – SYNOPSIS: The Emperor-King wishes to be married, so his court employs a long ago contract to wed him to a daughter of nobility. Unfortunately, the girl has some stereotypical ideas about her king, and it will take a lot to convince her otherwise.
[PawPrints Fanzine*DISCONTINUED*] – “The Merchant’s Daughter” – Fall 2001 PawPrints Fanzine Issue 12 (Short story) – SYNOPSIS: A little Abyssinian girl helps her father in the famed city-state, Tathran. As his apprentice, she learns life can be similar with the merchant’s table…
“Su Ling” – Spring 2000 PawPrints Fanzine Issue 11 (Short story) – SYNOPSIS: “Su Ling is a prankster.” On that note, this is a fabulist story about a young Si’amese girl who loves to play tricks on others. When her brothers are set to be married by the local match makers, Su Ling plays a prank that brings some unexpected results.
**DISCLAIMER- FOR MATURE READERS** simply means that the volumes are for older/mature audiences. ‘Mature Readers’ DOES NOT mean adult entertainment. The two are NOT THE SAME.