The Hunter of Shades -- Published in Residential Aliens (July 2007)
The shades are killing his people one by one, and he is the only one with the will and cleverness to hunt them.
A Stranger in the Library -- Published in Aoife's Kiss (December 2008) (Kindle Edition)
Marjori is a Philosopher of Books, tasked with maintaining the University's Great Library and helping the scholars seeking knowledge within. When one of the secretive Domini seeks her aid, will she risk helping him undermine his corrupted Order?
The Office of Second Chances -- Published in Coach's Midnight Diner: The Back from the Dead Edition (2009) (Kindle Edition)
Sometimes the hero fails to save the world. When that happens, it's a good thing that there's an Office of Second Chances.
Her Majesty's Guardian -- Published in Daily Science Fiction (September 29th, 2011)
Sooner or later, every Guardian must fulfill his ultimate duty, even if he can never forgive himself for doing so.
A Phoenix in Darkness -- Published in Black Gate (October 21, 2012)
For centuries, the Ordo Dominorum has defended humanity against threats beyond its comprehension, but the Order’s secretive ways and strange powers have earned the Domini only fear and hatred from those they seek to protect. Aulus and Nathan, two young Domini, believe that the Order’s success in hunting down and destroying magical threats has now made it possible to reform the Order and make it a part of the world. Will the murder of a fellow Dominus by a peasant woman be the impetus to begin this change . . . or proof that the Order has not been as successful as they believed?
Draconic Motivation -- Published in Daily Science Fiction (January 21, 2013)
You can breed a dragon and teach it to act, but it's still far too literal minded.
Local 623 -- Published in Nature Futures (February 7, 2013)
Your Local 623 of the Fraternal Order of Mad Science Assistants, Test Subjects, and Abominations wants you to know your rights!