Cliff’s Published Works

 

Short Fiction

2014 “The Laughing Book” in That Ain’t Right: Historical Accounts of the Miskatonic Valley (Jeremy Zimmerman and Dawn Vogel, eds.)

2013    “The Call of the Sky” in When the Hero Comes Home: 2 (Gabrielle Harbowy & Ed Greenwood, eds.)

2012    “Raphael Rising” in the Hadley Rille Books January newsletter (Eric T. Reynolds, ed.)

2011    “The Experiment” in Jack-o’-Spec: Tales of Halloween and Fantasy (Karen A. Romanko, ed.)

2010    “Phobos” in The Aether Age: Helios (Christopher Fletcher and Brandon H. Bell, eds.)

2010    “R101 is Burning” in Retro Spec: Tales of Fantasy and Nostalgia (Karen A. Romanko, ed.)

2009    “The Celestial Sea” in Footprints (Jay Lake & Eric T. Reynolds, eds.)

2009    “Kraken’s Wake” in Cinema Spec: Tales of Hollywood and Fantasy (Karen A. Romanko, ed.)

2005    “Black Road’s Lament” in Amberzine #12-15 (Michael Kucharski, ed., w/ Pierre-Alexandre Sicart)

Really Short Fiction

2010    “The Statues” in Thaumatrope twitterzine (N. E. Lilly, ed.) — featured on May 30

2010    “His Halo Faded” in Thaumatrope twitterzine (N. E. Lilly, ed.) — featured on May 7

2010    “Afikomen” in Thaumatrope twitterzine (N. E. Lilly, ed.) — featured on March 29

2010    “Velociraptor” in Thaumatrope twitterzine (N. E. Lilly, ed.) — featured on February 17

2010    “Dinopunks” in Thaumatrope twitterzine (N. E. Lilly, ed.) — featured on January 8

2010    “Shmuel Sighed” in Outshine twitterzine (Jetse de Vries, ed.) — featured on January 2

2009    “The Tooth Fairy” in Thaumatrope twitterzine (N. E. Lilly, ed.) — featured on November 16

2009    “Not a Better Mousetrap” in Outshine twitterzine (Jetse de Vries, ed.) — featured on August 3


Thaumatrope archives Cliff’s stories here.

Cliff’s Outshine stories can be found here.

Awards

2012    Writers of the Future Semi-Finalist, 3rd Quarter

2012    Writers of the Future Finalist, 2nd Quarter

2011    Writers of the Future Finalist, 4th Quarter

2010    Writers of the Future Semi-Finalist, 4th Quarter

2010    Writers of the Future Honorable Mention, 3rd Quarter

2010    Writers of the Future Honorable Mention, 2nd Quarter

2010    Writers of the Future Finalist, 1st Quarter

2009    Writers of the Future Semi-Finalist, 4th Quarter

2009    Writers of the Future Honorable Mention, 3rd Quarter

2009    Writers of the Future Honorable Mention, 2nd Quarter

2006    Writers of the Future Quarter-Finalist (now called Honorable Mention), 1st Quarter


Miscellaneous Appearances

2013    Cliff was interviewed at The Writers’ Lens — featured on November 11

2013    Cliff’s June SF in SF reading was podcasted — the reading is here, and the Q&A is here

2011    “Please Call Me, Kreayshawn” on Bizarro Central (co-written with Nick Mamatas, Cameron

            Pierce, and Kirsten Alene) — featured on October 28

2010    Haiku quoted in Elise Matthesen’s essay in The WisCon Chronicles: Vol. 4 (Sylvia Kelso, ed.)

2003    NaNoWriMo novel quoted by Helena Echlin in The Times of London — featured on December 13

“Best Of” Appearances

2012    “The Experiment” in Spec-tacular: Fantasy Favorites from Raven Electrick Ink (Karen A.

            Romanko, ed.) available as a Kindle eBook here.


Other Reprints

2015    “The Call of the Sky” podcast by Escape Pod (Norm Sherman, ed.), read by Marguerite Kenner

2013    “Raphael Rising” in World Jumping (Eric T. Reynolds, ed.)

2013    “The Experiment” in Gears and Levers 3: A Steampunk Anthology (Phyllis Irene Radford, ed.)