Other Writing

Short Fiction:

  • “I Am Nature” – Dark Recess Press #7 , Pseudopod.org, 12/25/2007 (audio), Alien Shots
  • “Last Star” – Coyote Wild Magazine #1.5
  • “The Lovesong of Jack McNally” – Atomjack Magazine #9
  • “Man on the Mountain” – NewMyths.com #1
  • “Dave Jones and the Survivor” – Atomjack Magazine #12
  • “The End of Her World” – Dark Recesses Press #9, 3-Lobed Burning Eye (reprint)
  • “Gods of the Spiderhole” – Fantasy Magazine, August 2008
  • “Speaking of Butterflies” – Brain Harvest, May 2009
  • “Dragon Came to Galveston to Die” – Space Squid, 3rd Quarter 2009
  • “Dedalus and the Labyrinth” – Weird Tales Magazine, #355
  • “The Botanist’s Wife” – One Minute Weird Tale #1
  • “Last Drink, Birdhead” in Last Drink Bird Head, a charity anthology from Wyrm
  • “Death’s Shed” – Lady Churchill’s Rosebud Wristlet, December 2010
  • “The Lady or the Tiger” – Apex Magazine, February 2010, Escape Pod, December 2010 (audio), Descended from Darkness, Vol II. (reprint)
  • “Father” – Space Squid #10
  • “Ariadne After Theseus” – Paul Jessup’s Coffin Mouth
  • “Arachne” – The Journal of Unlikely Entomology, 1
  • “Siren” – PopFic Review #1
  • “Gaia” – The Raleigh Review, January 2011
  • “The Transformation of Mr. Toad” – Moonlight Tuber
  • Death Mask and Eulogy, a Novelette
  • King Basilisk’s Palace, a Digital Short
  • “It’s Mine” – The Fathomless Abyss ed. by Phil Athans
  • “Circe” – The SAND Literary Journal, 2012
  • “War Beetles” – Journal of Unlikely Entomology #3
  • “Dolores, Big and Strong” – Asimov’s Magazine, April/May 2014
  • “Fox in the Fields” – 3-Lobed Burning Eye, December 2014
  • “Paul and his Son” – Asimov’s Magazine, April/May 2015

Poetry:

  • “Robert Shirtliffe” – Tipton Poetry Journal #4
  • “Night Flight” – Tipton Poetry Journal #7
  • “Lacerta” – GUD Magazine #2
  • “3 Poems Called Cosmic” – Abyss & Apex Magazine, August 2008, Speculative Poetry Foundation’s Rhysling Anthology, (Poem Nominated in the Long-Form category)
  • “The Umbrella King” – Illumen, Spring 2010
  • We Were Fish, Collected Poetry (reprinting poems and prose poems from my blog), available at SmashwordsNook,  and Kindle
Articles:
  • “On Mosaic Texts” at Interfictions Zero, with the Interstitial Arts Foundation
  • “J. M. McDermott, a Candidate for a Masters in Fine Arts Would Like to Whisper With You” at www.sfsignal.com
  • “We Live in Small Worlds” at Black Gate Magazine, March 14, 2011
  • “J M McDermott Says Our Digital Future is Already a Few Months Behind Us, so What is it, Exactly, And What Should We Do About It?” at  www.sfsignal.com, Part 1 and Part 2