Short Fiction


"Like Origami in Water is a hauntingly beautiful tale of loss. Damien Walters Grintalis writes with a distinct voice, yet one which contains whispers of Sturgeon, Bradbury and Ellison."


Forthcoming in Fall 2014 from Apex Publications:
Sing Me Your Scars, and Other Stories,
a short fiction collection containing both reprints and new work.


Forthcoming:
When the Lady Speaks (audio version) - PodCastle
Shall I Whisper to You of Moonlight, of Sorrow, of Pieces of Us? - Year's Best Weird Fiction, Volume One
A Lie You Give, and Thus I Take - Lightspeed Magazine
When We Taste of DeathExigencies
This is the Way I Die - Nightmare Magazine
Glass Boxes and Clockwork Gods (audio version) - Drabblecast 
U is for Umbrella - A is for Apocalypse

2014:
Scarred (audio version) - Pseudopod, April
Green is for Silence, Blue is for Voice, Red is for Whole, Black is for Choice - Daily Science Fiction, March
Broken Beneath the Paperweight of Your Ghosts - Shock Totem 8.5 , February
The Serial Killer's Astronaut DaughterStrange Horizons, January

2013:
Grey in the Gauge of His Storm - Apex Magazine, October - On Tangent Online's 2013 Recommended Reading List
When the Lady Speaks - What Fates Impose, September
Girl, With Coin - Shimmer 17, September
Inside Hides the Monster - Glitter & Mayhem, August
When Dark Things Sleep - Undead & Unbound, August
Shall I Whisper to You of Moonlight, of Sorrow, of Pieces of Us? - Shock Totem, July
Melancholia in Bloom - Daily Science Fiction, June
Always, They Whisper - Lightspeed Magazine, May
Paskutinis Iliuzija (The Last Illusion) - Interzone Issue 245, March
Dysphonia in D Minor - Strange Horizons, January

2012:
When She is Empty - Daily Science Fiction, December
Glass Boxes and Clockwork Gods - Electric Velocipede, December - On Ellen Datlow's list of Honorable Mentions for Best Horror of the Year volume 5
Wednesday's Child - Stupefying Stories, November
They Make of You a Monster - Beneath Ceaseless Skies, November - On Tangent Online's 2012 Recommended Reading List
A Handful of Glass, a Sky Without Stars - Daily Science Fiction, October
And Down Will Come Baby, Madmen and All - Buzzy Mag, September
Scarred - Fireside Magazine, August - On Tangent Online's 2012 Recommended Reading List
To Be Undone of Such Small Things - Daily Science Fiction, August
And When the Innocence Falls to the Floor - Penumbra eMag, May
In Her Arms of Dresden Pale - Daily Science Fiction, February

2011:
The Web of Legends - Arcane Anthology, December
Like Origami in Water - Daily Science Fiction, October - On Ellen Datlow's list of Honorable Mentions for Best Horror of the Year volume 4
In Exchange for Sorrow - Kaleidotrope, May
Running Empty in a Land of Decay - Niteblade Issue 15, March
A Tear on the Cheek of the Frozen - Ice Picks: Most Chilling Stories from the Ice Plaza, March
A Glimpse of Nothing in Silvered Glass - Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine Issue 50, March

2010:
Lilacs - Murky Depths Issue 14, November
The Depository - Bards & Sages Quarterly, April



 

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