My Books

Short Fiction

  • “No” Robots!, Origins Library, 2016
  • The Tears of Some Lonely God”, Online, Hex Publishers, 2016
  • “Burned Pitch and Wet Copper”, Tarot Shadowrun anthology, Catalyst Labs, 2016
  • Shattered Queens and Other Myths: the Collected Short Stories of Jaym Gates, Falstaff Books, Autumn 2016
  • “I Am Made of Every Color”, Life After Ashes, Alliteration Ink, 2015 (reprint)
  • “Clank-Clank Nanny” Issue 16, Goldfish Grimm, 2015
  • “There Are Ships on the Horizon, Colorless and Wrong” Space!, Origins Library, 2015
  • “Feed the Beast” For Exposure, Apex Publications, 2015
  • “As the Sun Dies”, Issue 1, Grendelsong, 2015
  • “The Greatest Hunger” Kaiju Rising, Ragnarok Publications, 2014
  • “Under the Dreams of the Gods We Weep”, By Faerie Light, Broken Eye Books, 2014
  • “I Am Made of Every Color”, Triumph Over Tragedy, Charity Anthology, 2013
  • “When Nothing Was”, Issue 2, Goldfish Grimm, 2013
  • “By Blood & Fang & Song”, Heroes!: A Diverse Superhero Anthology, Origins Library, 2013)
  • “Lord of Heaven and Earth”, Writers for Relief, Sapphire City Press, 2013 (reprint)
  • “First Step, Last Breath”, Aether Age Hadley Rille Books, 2010
  • “The Shadow of Phrixos”, Aether Age, Hadley Rille Books, 2010
  • “Lord of Heaven and Earth”, Issue 18, M-Brane SF, 2010


  • “Munchkin
    as Monomyth”, The Munchkin Book: The Official Companion, Steve Jackson Games,
  • “Dude,
    Let’s Go to Mars”, 100 Year Starship Symposium Conference Proceedings, 2016
  • “Becoming
    an Interstellar Civilization”, 100 Year Starship Symposium Conference
    Proceedings, 2016
  • “Loading,
    Please Wait: Interstellar Crisis Communications”, 100 Year Starship Symposium
    Conference Proceedings, 2015
  • “The
    Paper Dragon”, (with comics artist Joie Brown),, 2015
  • “The
    Organizational Beast”, (with comics artist Joie Brown),, 2015
  • “We
    Are Mighty”, Antihero, Crossed Genres #17, 2010
  • “A
    Hidden Spark: Piezoelectrics”,, 2010 (Reprinted by the
    Piezoelectric Institute of Europe)

SFWA Bulletin Special Edition, 2014
Crossed Genres Quarterly 1: Celebrations and Tragedy, 2011
Crossed Genres Quarterly 2: Superhero, Antihero, Villain (uncredited), 2011
Little Death of Crossed Genres, 2010


  • Strange California, Falstaff Books, 2016/2017 
  • Vampire the Masquerade: Endless Ages, Onyx Path Publishing, Autumn 2016
  • Eclipse Phase: After the Fall, Posthuman Studios, 2016
    • “The whole collection is great for anyone with a taste for the transhuman, both genre veterans and novices.–”
  • Upside Down, Apex Publications, 2016
  • Exalted: Tales from the Age of Sorrows, Onyx Path Publishing, 2015
  • Genius Loci, Ragnarok Publishing, 2015
    • “These stories are works of art. A lot of time and thought was put into crafting the small, surprisingly sharp images. I am impressed, and I hope other readers will be, too.–”
  • War Stories, Apex Publications, 2014
    • “…‘War Stories: New Military Science Fiction’ contains some real gems. The stories are well written and often thought-provoking. Some of the themes may be as old as the hills but the settings are brand new. I’d recommend this collection to anyone who likes his or her military Science Fiction.–SF Crowsnest”
    • “The anthology is at its best where it makes real world parallels and offers political comment – conflict situations that feel familiar but have moved on. The names of opposing sides changing a little like dance partners, with new slang derived from the modern colloquial, making the context relate-able and different at the same time.–”
    • “A diverse and well-written collection that gets to the heart of what it means to go to war…Editors Jaym Gates and Andrew Liptak did an amazing job of pulling together just the right combination of hard military, horror, and more reflective and emotional stories.–”
  • Broken Time Blues, Edge Books, 2012
    • “In a year of many good anthologies, Broken Time Blues stands out as among the better ones. The stories are notable for imagination and treading new ground; I was going to list my favorites, but I couldn’t decide.–”
  • Rigor Amortis, Edge Books, 2011
    • “This short-story anthology is packed full of some of the most heartbreaking romance and vicious revenge stories I have read in quite some time…I recommend this book to lovers of the grotesque and anyone who wants their horrific spiced with something different from the “usual.”–”

Roleplaying Games – Writing 

• Blue Rose2nd Ed. Green Ronin
• Tianxia: Blood, Silk, and Jade, Vigilance Press
• Firefly: Smuggler’s Guide to the Rim, Margaret Weis
• Lost Citadel, Green Ronin
• Modern Age, Player’s Companion, Green Ronin (coming soon)
• The Widow’s Tear (Starfinder 3rd Party), Gunmetal Games


“Fangs in the Mirror” (art by Chesley and Hugo Award-nominated Galen Dara),
Beauty, Dirty Diamonds, 2015