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Birds, Wildside Press, 2004

Reading the Bones, Tachyon Press, 2003

Tiger in the Sky, Avon Books, 1999

Shaping the Dawn, Bantam Books, 1989

Shaper's Legacy, Bantam Books, 1988

The Garden of the Shaped, Bantam Books, 1987

Triad, Bantam Books, 1986

Infinity's Web, Bantam Books, 1985

The Guild of Xenolinguists, Golden Gryphon Press, 2007


"Are We There Yet?,"
Lightspeed Magazine, At Press

"Of Myth and Memory,"
SFWA Bulletin, Winter 2014

"Murgatroyd, Maybe," ,April 2014

"Myths, Metaphors and Science Fiction
Aqueduct Press, 2014

"Fantastic Journeys of the Mythic Kind,"
Ad Astra, June 2012

"Avoiding Science Fiction Cliches,"
The Broadsheet, Broad Universe, July 2008

"How to Rate A Writing Program,"
SFWA Bulletin, Winter 2006

"Future Tense: Reflecting Language Change in Science Fiction,"
SFWA Bulletin, Spring 2004

"Creativity in the Fishbowl,"
SFWA Bulletin, Spring 2003

"Dreams, Truth and Hope,"
Future Females: The Next Generation, Rowman & Allenheld, 2000

"Dispatches From The Trenches,"
Extrapolation, Spring 2000

"Being Alien in Beijing,"
SFWA Bulletin, March 1996

"Teaching SF: A Writer's Concerns,"
inside english, March 1996

"Doctor, Will the Patient Survive?"
Nebula Awards 30, Harcourt Brace, 1996

"The War Zone of Art,"
Science Fiction and Market Realities, Univ. of Georgia Press, 1996

SFWA Bulletin, Spring 1989

"Oath of Fealty:A Look at Another Ambiguous Utopia,"
Australian SF Review, Spring 1989

"Berlitz in Outer Space,"
Amazing Stories, May 1988

"Science Fiction's Magical Mystery Tours,"
SFWA Bulletin, Spring 1987

"Oath of Fealty: No Thud, Some Blunders,"
Science Fiction Review, Winter 1985

"Paradise Lost: Prison Imagery in Le Guin's Utopia,"
Extrapolation, Fall 1985

"The Unseen Shore: Thoughts on Popularity of Fantasy,"
Journal of Popular Culture, Spring 1985

"Fantasy as Super-Vitamin,"
Patchin Review, June 1982

"Message to a Friend in Another Solar System," Aurora, Winter 1983

"The Eagle On The Washing Machine," Ball State Forum, Summer 1977
Short Fiction
"A Very Small Dispensation," Asimov's Science Fiction, October 2013.

"The Evening and The Morning," F&SF,
March/April 2011

The Persistence of Butterflies,
M-Bane Press 2010

"Fortune's Stepchild," The Feathered Edge,
Sky Warrior Books, 2012

"Failed Harvest," Nova SF 25, 2010

"Where Two or Three," Is Anybody Out There? Daw Books, June 2010

"Stranger Than Imagination Can," Guild of Xenolinguists, September 2008

"First Was The Word," F&SF, June 2008

"So Good a Day," F&SF, May 2004

"Confessional," F&SF, January 2004

"Reach," F&SF, February 2003

"Miles to Go," F&SF, May 2002

"Forkpoints," F&SF, February 2002

"Nor Unbuild the Cage," F&SF, September 2000

"No Brighter Glory," F&SF, April 1999

"The Naked Face of God," F&SF, June 1998

"Reading the Bones," F&SF, June 1998

"The Falcon and the Falconer," Tomorrow SF, 1997

"The Roaring Ground," F&SF, April 1997

"A Flight of Words," F&SF, February 1997

"Out of the Mouths," F&SF, November-December 1996

"Communion of Minds," F&SF, September 1996

"Firstborn, Seaborn," Sisters in Fantasy,
ROC 1995

"If There Be Cause," Amazing Stories, February 1992

"Cyberella," F&SF, August 1990

"Sequoia Dreams," Amazing Stories, July 1990

"PAPPI," Foundation's Friends, Tor Books 1989

"The Old Man and C," Amazing Stories, November 1989

"Rembrandts of Things Past," Tarot Tales, Century Hutchinson 1989

"A World Waiting," F&SF, August 1989

"Ceremony After A Raid," Amazing Stories,
July 1989

"Babel Interface," Amazing Stories, May 1988

"Hitchhiker," Amazing Stories, July 1987

"Reichs-Peace," Hitler Victorious, Garland, 1986

"The Seventh Dragon," Fantasy Book, June 1985

"The Man Who Lived On The Queen Mary," Pandora, Spring 1983

"Darkness Comes Rattling," Amazing Stories,
July 1983

"A Long Way Home," Asimov's SF, December 1982

"Symphony For Sarah Ann," Fantasy Book,
October 1981

"The Confession of Melakos," Sou'wester, Fall 1977

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