Bibliography

SHORT FICTION

  • 1987 – “Night of the Blade” in HARDBOILED #7, edited by Wayne D. Dundee
  • 1989 – “Jimmy and Me and the Nigger Man” in THE NEW FRONTIER edited by Joe R. Lansdale for the Western Writers of America – Doubleday Books, reprinted in THE BOOK OF DEAD THINGS edited by Tina Jens 1999 – Twilight Tales Press, also 2007 THE BOOK OF DEAD THINGS (revised and expanded edition) – Twilight Tales Press
  • 1989 – “Thirteen Days of Glory” in RAZORED SADDLES edited by Joe R. Lansdale and Pat LoBrutto – Dark Harvest Books (hardback and a limited, signed numbered edition), paperback version in 1990 from Avon Books, reprinted online at RevolutionSF.com; Spanish Version “Trece dias de gloria” in FRONTERA DE ESPEJOS ROTOS edited by Mauricio Jose Schwartz and Don Webb (1994) Ediciones Roca (trade paperback)
  • 1991 – “Somebody to Love” in OBSESSIONS edited by Gary Raisor – Dark Harvest Books (hardback and a limited, signed numbered edition)
  • 1992 – “Bois D’Arc, Texas” in FREAK SHOW edited by F. Paul Wilson for the Horror Writers of America – Pocket Books, simultaneous limited hardback edition from Borderlands Press (preferred text)
  • 1992 – “Moving Day” in MEAN LIZARDS #1 edited by  Danny Daniels – Mean Lizards, reprinted in 100 VICIOUS LITTLE VAMPIRE STORIES edited by Robert Weinberg, Stefan Dziemanowicz, and Martin H. Greenberg – Barnes and Noble Books (hardbound and paperbound editions) 1995
  • 1994 – “King of the Cows” in SOUTH FROM MIDNIGHT edited by Richard Gilliam, Martin H. Greenberg and Tom Hanlon for the New Orleans World Fantasy Convention – Southern Fried Press; reprinted in TAILS FROM THE PET SHOP edited by Tina Jens (1999) – Twilight Tales
  • 1994 – “Love Goes to a Building on Fire” in ANDREW VACHSS’ UNDERGROUND #4 (fiction edited by Neal Barrett, Jr.) – Dark Horse Comics – a shared world story
  • 1998 – “I Was a Teenage Horny Toad” in STRANGE CREATURES edited by Tina Jens – Twilight Tales; also published online at twilighttales.com
  • 1998 – “Death Certificate” in HORRORS! 365 Scary Stores edited by Stefan Dziemanowicz, Robert Weinberg, and Martin H. Greenberg – Barnes and Noble Books
  • 2000 – “Jovian Head Popping Blues! Tonight!  At the Red Lion, Mars Station!” in TALES FROM THE RED LION edited by Andrea Dubnick – Twilight Tales
  • 2001 – “In the Mood” appeared online at RevolutionSF.com
  • 2001 – “The Singing Cowboy’s Apprentice” appeared online at RevolutionSF.com
  • 2002 – “Partners” written with Joe R. Lansdale – appeared in FOR A FEW STORIES MORE by Joe R. LansdaleSubterranean Press – a story written in the early 1980’s with bad puns and all
  • 2002 – “The Man Who Ate Goldfish” – appeared online at RevolutionSF.com
  • 2003 – “Leon Trotsky Achieves Nirvana”appeared online at RevolutionSF.com
  • 2006 – “One Fang” in “CROSS PLAINS UNIVERSE: Texans Celebrate Robert E. Howard” (Buy It Now) edited by Scott A. Cupp and Joe R. Lansdale for the World Fantasy Convention – FACT/Monkeybrain Books
  • 2008 – “Johnny Cannabis and Tony the Purple Paisley (Sometimes) Colored White Lab Rat” – appeared online at RevolutionSF.com
  • 2010 – “Love Story” appearing in Damn Near Dead 2 edited by Bill Crider

EDITOR

COMIC BOOKS

  • 1995 – “King of the Cows” adapted by Scott A. Cupp, art by Matthew Guest in WEIRD BUSINESS edited by Joe R. Lansdale and Rick Klaw – Mojo Press
  • 1998 – “Somebody to Love” – in Litterbox #0 – script and art by Brad Foster for Katbutt Comix; Ashcan limited to 200 numbered copies
  • 1996 – “Two Fists, Four Colors, and Six Guns” introduction to WILD WEST SHOW edited by Rick Klaw – Mojo Press

NON-FICTION

  • 1991 – “Ed and Am Hunter” in 100 GREAT DETECTIVES edited by Maxim Jakubowski – Xanadu Books (UK) hardback, reprinted in US in trade paperback by Carroll and Graf – examination of Fredric Brown’s mystery series detectives
  • 1991 – “Clive Barker’s BOOKS OF BLOOD” in THE SCREAM FACTORY #7.  Brief thoughts on how CB’s BOB were in the Top Ten Horror Books of the 1980’s
  • 1992 – “Hondo Lane and Louis L’Amour” in THE LOUIS L’AMOUR COMPANION edited by Robert Weinberg – Andrews and McMeel (trade paperback), paperback from Bantam Books (1994)
  • 1993 – “Industrial Symphony #1″ in WRAPPED IN PLASTIC #4 edited by Craig Miller and John Thorne – an examination of David Lynch’s pre-Twin Peaks music oddity with Julie Cruise and Michael J. Anderson
  • 1993 – “Life and Death in the Wild West: A Necrology” in THE WEST THAT WAS edited by Thomas W. Knowles and Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 1993 – “Noir, Dark, Black” an examination of dark suspense in THE SCREAM FACTORY #11
  • 1994 – “Joachim Miller’s Sunrise” in WILD WEST SHOW! edited by Thomas W. Knowles Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 1994 – “An Elegy For Hickock” in WILD WEST SHOW! edited by Thomas W. Knowles Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 1994 – “Western Comics Suggested Reading List” in WILD WEST SHOW! edited by Thomas W. Knowles Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 1994 – “The Western Films of Howard Hawks” Western Comics in WILD WEST SHOW! edited by Thomas W. Knowles Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 1994 – “Wilde Goes West” in WILD WEST SHOW! edited by Thomas W. Knowles Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 1994 – “John Ford’s Mythic West” in WILD WEST SHOW! edited by Thomas W. Knowles Joe R. LansdaleWings Press
  • 2006 – “Robert E. Howard is My Muse” in World Fantasy Program Book 2006
  • 2006 – “Cross Plains and Imagination” – introduction to “CROSS PLAINS UNIVERSE: Texans Celebrate Robert E. Howard” (Buy It Now) edited by Scott A. Cupp and Joe R. Lansdale for the World Fantasy Convention –FACT/Monkeybrain Books

REVIEWS

  • 1978 – 1980 – IT’S ONLY ROCK AND ROLL – Music and record reviews, concert reviews, an interview or two and a history of Tomato Records
  • 1980 – THE McINTOSH EXPRESS – Laredo Junior College publication
    Includes my music review column “More Reviews of Buildings and Food” – Vol 1, No. 1 – 1980 (this was the only issue I appeared in)
  • 1984 – 1986, 1996 – THE TEXAS SF INQUIRER – did reviews as Jimmy Freed Jumpball (ala Joe Bob Briggs) in issues 7, 8/9, 10/11, 12, 13, 17, and 55
  • 1987 – 1991 – MYSTERY SCENE – various reviews and interviews – appeared in issues 10, 16 – 18, 20 – 27, 29, and 30
  • 1989 – 1993 THE NATURE TO WANDER – a column entitled THINGS WHICH MAY OR MAY NOT BE REVIEWS in issues 3 – 13    1989 – 1993
  • 1989 – PIRATE JENNY #3 “It was a Dark and Stormy Harvest” – review of various new and not so new books from Dark Harvest
  • 1993 – 1995 – WE ARE THE WEIRD/THE JOE BOB REPORT various issues – Joe Bob Briggs newsletter – contributed to movie reviews as a member of Joe Bob’s Panel of Drive In Experts
  • 1998 – 2000 – NOVA EXPRESS – assorted book reviews
  • 2009 – present – SF SIGNAL – assorted articles, reviews and podcasts
  • 2010 – present – MISSIONS UNKNOWN – assorted articles, weekly reviews of Forgotten Book  (Thursdays) and Forgotten Movies (Tuesdays)