Category Archives: short fiction

My July Reading Log

TweetFiction: Demon Fighter Sucks by Katherine Crighton is short fiction at Apex Magazine. It’s speculative fiction about YouTube and grief. After the Gold: A Twin Cities Ice Book by Erin McRae and Racheline Maltese is a contemporary romance whose protagonists … Continue reading

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About “8:00 PM”

TweetThis post is about my story for Alison Tyler‘s anthology Morning, Noon and Night: Erotica for Couples, just out this month. There is one story for each hour of the day, plus one extra for lagniappe! The first things I … Continue reading

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“Crimean Fairy Tale” e-release

TweetIn my quest to make my short stories available for e-readers, I’ve recently put “Crimean Fairy Tale” up for sale, for Kindle, Nook, and Smashwords. The story is erotic romance, approximately 7000 words long, and is set, as you can … Continue reading

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My Summer Publications – 2012

TweetI have a few erotic short stories out in anthologies this summer, and one that’s upcoming for the fall. “The Airplane Story” was out in June 2012 in Girl Fever: 69 Stories of Sudden Sex for Lesbians from Cleis Press. … Continue reading

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“Under Her Uniform” is here!

TweetAvailable today, at Harlequin! Go here for the Harlequin e-book store to buy for $2.39. Nook edition and Kindle edition are $2.99. Mills and Boon e-book (UK). “Under Her Uniform” by Victoria Janssen Isobel Hailey has disguised herself as a … Continue reading

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Writing (Erotic) Short Fiction – FAQ

TweetIn the depths of my website are some useful articles I wrote. I thought I would reproduce this one here, out front. Short Fiction FAQ Establishing yourself as a writer of short fiction can pay a little money and, more … Continue reading

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Girl Fever Table of Contents

TweetEditor Sacchi Green has posted the table of contents and some comments on her upcoming anthology, Girl Fever. On my story: “Victoria Janssen’s “The Airplane Story” crams us into the metal-walled bondage of an airliner restroom.”

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Sale! To Girl Fever!

TweetQuite some time after I originally wrote it, I’ve sold “The Airplane Story” to editor Sacchi Green for her anthology Girl Fever: 69 Stories of Sudden Sex for Lesbians, forthcoming from Cleis Press. My very first sale (and quite a … Continue reading

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The Mammoth Book of Hot Romance – US Release

Tweet The American edition of The Mammoth Book of Hot Romance is available tomorrow! My story in the anthology is called “Crimean Fairy Tale,” and I had some fun with naughty Victorian slang when writing it. For your amusement, here … Continue reading

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Size Does Matter

TweetThe piece I’m currently writing is meant to be about 15,000 words. It’s been an interesting experience so far. I’m learning a lot about writing at this length. You see, I have written many short stories, almost all of them … Continue reading

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