I’m delighted to be able to share this news today! I have a story in the Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy of 2015 anthology, edited by Joe Hill and John Joseph Adams. It’s available for pre-order now, and will be released in October. (No, I can’t tell you which story is mine yet–soon, though!)… Read More BASFF2015


My short story “Thread” is now live in the December issue of Ideomancer! This story was inspired by a nightmare, and it ended up being one of my favorites of things I’ve written. I’m so delighted it found an awesome home. From the Editor’s Note on the issue: A. Merc Rustad’s “Thread” upends light, dark, alien intelligence, and… Read More “Thread”


RIDE THE MOON has launched! (02/29/2012) I’m terribly excited about this, you guys. It is bookday! From the backcopy of the anthology: For thousands of years, the Moon has inspired stories and legends about heroic animals, violent deities, and criminal humans. In modern times, those tales have been overshadowed by vampires and werewolves. It’s time… Read More RIDE THE MOON