Tag Archives: short stories

“Gauntlet” reviewed at Tangent.com

My short story “Gauntlet” (appearing in the Spring 2014 issue of On Spec, if you haven’t gotten a chance to read it), received a brief but positive review at Tangent.com …Shedrick Pittman-Hasset has produced a slam-bang action story…Definitely a highlight … Continue reading

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“Gauntlet” Appearing in OnSpec

I’m finally in print…for reals! The most current issue of On Spec, “the Canadian magazine of the fantastic” features my first professionally published short-story, “Gauntlet”. “Gauntlet” is the story of a freelance courier in a post-apocalyptic landscape making a very … Continue reading

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The Middle Path: A Halloween Treat

Happy Halloween Everyone! Today I have a bit of a treat (I hope) for you. This is a short story I’ve concocted entitled “The Middle Path”. It is based on a nightmare I had as a small child that has … Continue reading

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Horse Latitudes

Just a post to check-in and let you know what’s going on here at the Serial Distractions Lobster Ranch and Bubble-Gum Emporium™. I’ve had two acceptances–signed contracts for both and been paid by one. Both stories are awaiting editing and … Continue reading

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The Tough Part: A Bit of Flash Fiction

Every Friday, Chuck Wendig over at Terribleminds.com has a flash fiction challenge. I thought I’d try this latest one out. He provided about fourteen opening lines to choose from and we’re to come up with a kick-ass story based on … Continue reading

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