what’s out now?

In case you’re interested, here’s a list of everything that’s currently out for consideration, as of 1pm today, 4/12/16.

  • SF = Science Fiction
  • F = Fantasy
  • H = Horror
  • G = General Fiction (non-genre)

I also included a little preview of what the story is about. Sort of.

NOVELS (over 60,000 words):

  • After the Apocalypse (F, superheroes)

NOVELETTES (over 10,000 words):

  • “Faded Glory” (G, mistakes)
  • “Memories of My Father” (SF, brains)

SHORT STORIES (over 2000 words):

  • “A Breath of Freedom” (SF, cannibalism)
  • “Committed to Memory” (SF, architecture)
  • “Dire Diuretics” (F, your mom)
  • “Dreaming of Suzanne” (H, ghosts)
  • “Fifteen Years of Favor” (SF, social media)
  • “Morning Commute” (SF, travel)
  • “Oubliette” (F, holes)
  • “Red Star” (F, buses)
  • “The Cessation of Pain” (H/G, exotic dancers)
  • “The Plumbers and the Princess” (F, pipes)
  • “The Wilson Witch Trials” (F, witchcraft)
  • “You Don’t Bring Me Flowers” (F, cemeteries)

FLASH FICTION (under 2000 words):

  • “Aubade” (SF, reprint, space pirates)
  • “Clean Up” (F/H, reprint, vampires)
  • “Five Conversations with Lieutenant Mendez” (SF, relationships)
  • “New Tricks” (SF, dogs)
  • “Playmate” (H, video games)
  • “Section 3A” (SF, education)
  • “The Birthday Party” (F, parenting)
  • “Thoughts and Prayers” (SF, apps)

And here’s what’s currently being worked on:

  • balls of steel (F/H, invulnerability, untitled)
  • cave through a portal (F, survivalists, untitled)
  • chief cook and ass-kicker (SF, disease, untitled)
  • Coldwater (F, elves)
  • creeping cold (H, depression, untitled)
  • emperor norton steampunk story (F, steam, untitled)
  • from the 800s (H/G, drugs, untitled)
  • ghost vs zombie (F/H, zombies, untitled)
  • king of anything (G, feminism, untitled)
  • lily the witch (F, crystals, untitled)
  • love in the time of facebook (G, polyamory, untitled)
  • Make Me Smaller (G, spam)
  • Maker (F, magic)
  • matt’s laser (SF, lasers, untitled)
  • mogreet (SF, parasites, untitled)
  • Monkeybutt (G, families)
  • neurotransmitter brother-sister superheroes (F, PVN, untitled)
  • old man singing on the train (F/H, trains, untitled)
  • phones rebel against smartwatches (SF/H, watches, untitled)
  • “Pickled Jalapenos in a Broken World” (SF, invasion)
  • “Ready or Not” (H/G, dissociation)
  • “Rendezvous at Blue Valley” (SF, spices)
  • “Reunion with Lady Halia” (SF, giantess)
  • save point (SF/F, do-overs, untitled)
  • second short-story collection (SF/F/H/G, varies, untitled)
  • Space Vampires (SF/H, blood)
  • star trek actor on space station (SF, elevators, untitled)
  • stone circle murder (F, murder, untitled)
  • “Surgical” (H, sex)
  • “Terms and Conditions” (SF, apple)
  • The Book in the Clock (F, books)
  • the birthday party, extended version (SF/F, mini-golf, untitled)
  • The Day My Grandma Saved the World (SF/F, vacations)
  • “The Filter” (SF, elections)
  • “The Man Who Evacuated the Planet” (SF, disaster)
  • tooth fairy story (F/H, teeth, untitled)
  • traitor game/story/novel (G, mansion, untitled)

I didn’t realize I had so many stories in progress. Dang. I wonder if I could parley this into a Patreon thing.

About Josh Roseman

Josh Roseman (not the trombonist; the other one) has been published in -- among others -- Asimov's, Escape Pod, and Evil Girlfriend Media. In 2015, he released his first collection, The Clockwork Russian and Other Stories, and followed it up with 2016's Memories of My Father. When not writing, he mostly complains that he's not writing. Find him online at roseplusman.com, or on Twitter @listener42.
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