Welcome! I'm Tarver.
By night, I'm a spec-fic author.
Also by night, I'm staff at a law firm.
I have stories and cats to share with you.
Glad you've stopped by.
My new story "Sentinel Crows" is out now in Kaleidotrope!
The Oracle and the Heist
✧ in the J.J. Outré Review (Defunct) – May 2021
A fortune-telling trickster gets inventive with her tarot cards when a bank heister takes her seriously.
Crime/Humor | 4,000 words
✧ Forthcoming in a spring 2022 anthology
A story about the ghosts in our antiques...
Horror | 4,800 words
Resources for Writers
Find a Market or Agent
Short Story Markets
Formatting and Standards
Codex - neo-pro spec-fic writers group
Conventions List - Locus Magazine list of conventions
World Fantasy Convention - Nov 4–7, 2021 | Montreal, Canada
DisCon III - 2021's Worldcon, the World Science Fiction Convention. Hosts the Hugos | Dec 15–19, 2021 | Washington, DC
Boskone - hosted by the New England Science Fiction Association | Feb 18–20, 2022 | Boston, MA
WisCon - May 27–30, 2022 | Madison, WI
Nebula Conference - hosted by SFWA - 2022 event TBD in mid-US