Recently Published Poetry
Ashes to Ashes
"Ashes to Ashes" appears in the Winter 2017 issue of Soul-Lit: a journal of spiritual poetry.

Soul-Lit offers "examples of the profound, subtle, and unfathomable experience that for us is spiritual poetry," living at "the rarely quiet, (though often still), deeply-rooted, constantly transforming, and maddeningly enduring junction."
Ode to a Buggy Whip
"Ode to a Buggy Whip" appears in the Autumn, 2016 issue of Kalyna Review which publishes creative work that explores how language creates the personal universe we each inhabit, including poems "which creatively use language to reinvent the world."
Kelsey Creek Shade
The tanka "Kelsey Creek Shade" appears on page 26 of the Fall 2016 issue of Windfall: A Journal of Poetry of Place."

Featuring poetry which captures the spirit of place as part of the essence of the poem, Windfall: A Journal of Poetry of Place emphasizes "poetry which is written in the Pacific Northwest and which is attentive to the relationships between people and the landscapes in which we live."

Baen Award
"Watching the Door"
The short story "Watching the Door" by Joel and F.I. Goldhaber* won third place in the 2016 Baen Fantasy Adventure Award.

The third annual award recognizes "the best piece of original short fiction that captures the spirit and tradition of such great storytellers as Larry Correia, Eric Flint, Robert E. Howard, Mercedes Lackey, Elizabeth Moon, Andre Norton, J.R.R. Tolkien and David Weber."

The award was accepted at Gen Con "in memory of Bev and Jerry Goldhaber, F.I.'s parents, who supported and encouraged us both in our writing endeavors."

*When we collaborate on stories, the name listed first indicates which of us created the world and characters.