"THICKER THAN WATER"
Marcus Clayborn—a doctoral candidate struggling to finish his dissertation about women of the American frontier—discovers a handkerchief with the power to send him back to the Old West whenever his blood touches the cloth.
In the past, Marcus overhears a plot to kill Clara O’Connor, widower and owner of a coveted gold claim. Believing Clara may solve his dissertation problems, Marcus develops a friendship with the woman. However, when their relationship turns romantic and Clara comes under attack, Marcus must discover what it means to be a man of the frontier before it's too late.
DEPUTY US MARSHAL
"THE ETERNAL FLAME"
Roland Chadwick pursues Hayden DuPont's gang into the wintery Montana wilderness.
Featured in Havok Publishing's Thriller Thursday in October 2022.
"WHY THE SHIP BURNS"
Xia is a warrior of legend who commands a schooner that sails the Pacific. When her crew saves a stranded American castaway named Chadwick, Xia plots to use this man as a pawn to help retrieve her brother who has been wrongfully imprisoned by railroad workers in Utah.
Featured in Valiance, an anthology released by Dragon Soul Press in May 2021.