In addition to my game development work, I am an active speculative fiction writer, as well as an editor and former games critic.

The speculative fiction anthology I co-edited, Those Who Make Us: Canadian Creature, Myth, and Monster Stories (Exile Editions, 2016) was nominated in the Shirley Jackson Awards.


Collaborative Worldbuilding for Video Games, CRC Press, forthcoming (solo author)

Ain’t No Place for a Hero: Borderlands, ECW Press, 2017 (solo author)

Those Who Make Us: Canadian Creature, Myth, and Monster Stories, Exile Editions, Fall 2016 (co-editor)

Fiction (Short Stories)

“Dinosaur on the 18th Hole”, in Unspeakable Horror 3: Dark Rainbow Rising, Crystal Lake Publishing, forthcoming

“For Those Not Yet Lost”, in Dark Matter Presents: Monstrous Futures, Dark Matter Ink, forthcoming

“The Woman Who Drowned in the Detroit River”, in Dangerous Waters: Deadly Women of the Sea, Brigid Gates Press, 2023

“A Gorgon’s Ossuary”, in Hell Hath Only Fury, a charity anthology benefiting The Brigid Alliance, 2022

“An Atlas of Wandering Bones”, Lackingtons Issue 25, 2022

“The Phantom Island”, in N is for Nautical, Red Cape Publishing, 2022

“More” in We Shall Be Monsters, Renaissance Press, 2018

“Her Shadow’s Bones”, Broken Pencil’s Indie Writers Deathmatch, 2017

Non-Fiction (Chapters/Essays)

“What We Write About When We Write About Grief” in Endgame Sequences, 2021

“Kayfabe” in Better Than IRL, Fiction & Feeling, 2020 (creative non-fiction)

“Resistance and Survival through Horror and Community” in Game Devs & Others: Tales from the Margins, CRC Press, 2018

“Mothra: Power of the protector” in Women with Guts: Horror Heroines in Film, Tv, and Print, Rue Morgue, 2017

“Women Helping Women: Finding Support in Community”, The Toast, 2015


“plural: teeth”, in (parenthetical) 10, 2015; reprinted in (parenthetical) 20, editors’ choice: poetry, 2017

“[flustered]”, in Carousel, 24, 2009

“Avoid Vertigo: Saccadic Eye Movements”, in Rampike, 18.2, 2009