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Alan Vincent Michaels' bibliography

This list includes my published and forthcoming poetry and prose, both speculative fiction and literary, and non-fiction publications.


   ISFDB — The Internet Speculative Fiction Database


Alan Vincent Michaels' entry
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   Poetry


2021

WE EAT (reprint)
    Dark Matter Magazine (forthcoming - 01 October, print and ebook editions)
    ➤ LEARN MORE

"OUR WILD RACE TO MARS"
    "Comfort": A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation (anthology; 31 January, online only)
    ➤ READ THE POEM

"I AM YOUR VESSEL"
    "Arrange": A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation (anthology; 16 January, online only)
    ➤ READ THE POEM


2020

"FOGGY"

"SWEPT"

"FRAGMENTS" (speculative fiction)

"ENTANGLEMENTS" (speculative fiction)

"BECOMING" (haiku)

"CAUTIOUSLY"

"JAILBIRD"

"SEAFARER"

"HOSTAGE"

"GLISTEN"
    The above 10 poems are included in Poetry in 13: Volume Three (anthology; 28 December, print edition only)
    ➤ PURCHASE THE ANTHOLOGY

"WANDER IN WONDER"
    "Creep": A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation (anthology; 18 October, online only)
    ➤ READ THE POEM


2019

SEEDS
    Science Fiction & Fantasy Poetry Association: 2019 Poetry Contest (anthology; 19 October, online only)
    ➤ READ THE POEM

ALWAYS FAITHFUL, ALWAYS LOYAL
    A Flash of Dark: Vol. 3 (anthology; 28 August, print edition only)

NOR EVEN THE SMALL FISH
    A Flash of Dark: Vol. 3 (anthology; 28 August, print edition only)

WE EAT
    A Flash of Dark: Vol. 3 (anthology; 28 August, print edition only)


2012

ODE TO NIKOLA TESLA
    www.AlanMichaels.com (September, online)
    ➤ READ THE POEM


2011

TO THE STARS! (A Hopeful Autobiography in Five Present-Tense Stanzas)
    www.AlanMichaels.com (August, online)
    ➤ READ THE POEM


2010

REQUIEM ÆTERNAM
    STAR*LINE (September/December, #33.5/6, print and ebook editions)
    ➤ LEARN MORE

SKIPPING STONE (Last transmission from an alternative Apollo 13 crew)
    STAR*LINE (September/December, #33.5/6, print and ebook editions)
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STEPPING STONE LOST
    Scifaikuest (August, Vol. 8, No. 1, print and ebook editions)

ROBOTA
    STAR*LINE (July/August, #33.4, print and ebook editions)
    ➤ LEARN MORE


2009

STELLAR GAMES
    STAR*LINE (March/April, #32.2, print and ebook editions)
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GHOSTS OF THE MACHINES
    STAR*LINE (March/April, #32.2, print and ebook editions)
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   Short stories


2021

THE LAST SCIENCE FICTION STORY
    Dark Matter Magazine (forthcoming - 01 October, print and ebook editions)
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2020

"FISH TACOS"
    "Imagine": A SciFanSat Microfiction Compilation (anthology; 20 December, online only)
    ➤ READ THE POEM


2019

WE'RE NOT ALONE ANYMORE
    A Flash of Dark: Vol. 3 (anthology; 28 August, print edition)


2013

LOVE LOST
    R-SPEC: "The Future of Literary Forms: Flash Fiction, Hyperfiction, and Virtual Worlds"
    (05 March, printed meeting poster)


2010

FADS (or Why Jerry Loathes the Aliens)
    2034: Writing Rochester's Futures (anthology; July, online edition only)
    ➤ READ THE STORY


   Speculative fiction and writing craft presentations


2021

WHAT ARE YOU READING?
    (R-SPEC meeting, March)

WHO OWNS THE FUTURE?
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2020

WHAT DID YOU WRITE FOR NANOWRIMO 2020?
    (R-SPEC meeting, December)

SHARED WORLD AND BORROWED LANDSCAPES
    (R-SPEC meeting, October)

WORLD BUILDING
    (R-SPEC meeting, August)

PLOT AND STORY STRUCTURES
    (R-SPEC meeting, June)

BREAKING THE FORUMLA 8 SUBVERTING THE TROPE
    (R-SPEC meeting, March)

HOOKING THAT PLOT!
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2019

TECHNIQUES FOR GETTING SH*T DONE!
    (R-SPEC meeting, October)

FOCUSING ON THE DILEMMA
    (R-SPEC meeting, September)

YOU FINISHED WRITING! NOW WHAT?
    (R-SPEC meeting, March)

USING SPECULATIVE FICTION TROPES
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2018

OVERCOMING WRITING ROADBLOCKS
    (R-SPEC meeting, October)

WRITING ENDINGS: THE GOOD, THE BAD, AND THE UGLY
    (R-SPEC meeting, September)

TECHNOLOGIES THAT WERE ONCE SCIENCE FICTION
    (R-SPEC meeting, July)


2017

SPECULATIVE POETRY READING & WRITING WORKSHOP
    (R-SPEC meeting, September)

WRITING WORKSHOP: CREATING BELIEVABLE ALIEN CHARACTERS
    (R-SPEC meeting, March)

DISTRACTIONS TO WRITING SPECULATIVE FICTION
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2016

WHAT DO WE WANT FROM SPEC FIC?
    (R-SPEC meeting, October)

WRITING WORKSHOP: THE SHORT-SHORT STORY
    (R-SPEC meeting, September)

USING CURRENT EVENTS IN SPECULATIVE FICTION
    (R-SPEC meeting, April)

NAMING OBJECTS, CHARACTERS, AND WORLDS
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2015

HOW TO CREATE REALISTIC FANTASY AND SCIENCE FICTION SETTINGS
    (R-SPEC meeting, June)

REVEALING BACKSTORY WITHOUT THE DREADED INFO DUMP
    (R-SPEC meeting, May)

DIALOGUE-ONLY WRITING WORKSHOP
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2014

FLASH FICTION EXERCISE
    (R-SPEC meeting, September)

FAR-OUT TECH: HOW SF TECH HAS TRANSFORMED OUR WORLD
    (R-SPEC meeting, June)

PUBLISHING YOUR STORY OR NOVEL
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2013

WHAT IS SPECULATIVE FICTION POETRY?
    (R-SPEC meeting, September)

GENERATING STORY IDEAS
    (R-SPEC meetingg, June)

BLURRING THE LINE BETWEEN SF AND FANTASY
    (R-SPEC meeting, February)


2012

ASTEROID MINING—THE NEW GOLD (AND MORE) RUSH?
    (R-SPEC meeting, November)


   Columns, articles, and other items


2019

Roppatucha Greenberg's CREATURES GIVE ADVICE series
    My Twitter-submitted questions and Ms. Greenberg's responses and
    custom doodles are included in this (currently) two-book series:

    CREATURES GIVE ADVICE AGAIN (and it's warmer now)
       Amazon Digital Services LLC (21 June, Kindle, print paperback editions)

    CREATURES GIVE ADVICE
       Amazon Digital Services LLC (20 March, Kindle, print paperback editions)


1993

Robert Silverberg's REFLECTIONS column
    Alan Vincent Michaels' time-traveling contest winning entry
    Amazing Stories (February, print edition)


   Book, story, and poem reviews


2020

EXOGENESIS: HYBRID HUMANS: A SCIENTIFIC HISTORY OF EXTRATERRESTRIAL GENETIC MANIPULATION
    (Apple Books, Amazon Kindle, and other platforms, 01 June)
    ➤ READ THE REVIEW