- The Touch of Their Eyes (1980) Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact. Also appeared as:
- Variant Title: Lästige Augen [German] (1982)
- Wind Instrument (1981) Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine
- Gift of Fire (1981) Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact.
- Rory (1984) Hugo finalist, 1985 Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact.
- Mental Blocks (1985) Amazing Stories.
- The No License Needed, Fun to Drive, Built Easily with Ordinary Tools, Revolutionary, Guaranteed, Lawnmower Engine Powered, Low Cost, Compact, and Dependable Mail Order Device (1986) Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact.
- Poppa Was a Catcher (1987) New Destinies. Also Cities In Space.
- Peaches for Mad Molly (1988) Hugo and Nebula finalist 1989. Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact.
- Simulation Six (1990) Isaac Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine
- The Session (1995) The Armless Maiden and Other Tales for Childhood’s Survivors
- Leonardo’s Hands (2005) co-written with Rory Harper Revolution SF
- Shade (2008) (a Jumper story) Tor.Com
- Bugs in the Arroyo (2009) (a Metal Eaters story) Tor.Com
- A Story, with Beans (2009)(a Metal Eaters story) Analog Science Fiction/Science Fact.
- Tameshigiri (2010) The Living Dead 2
- Rust with Wings (2012) (a Metal Eaters story) After: Nineteen Stories of Apocalypse and Dystopia
More details about my short fiction can by found at the Internet Speculative Fiction Database.
The following stories are available to read online:
“Leonardo’s Hands” (co-written with Rory Harper)
“Shade” (a Millie and Davy Jumper story)