Fantasy Novels, Short Stories and Children’s Books

Various Published Fiction

Variety of published work ranging from the Yappari Chronicles ( a fantasy trilogy) to Bellybuttonless, a children’s book about dealing with cancer.

The Yappari Chronicles

Fantasy Trilogy


Winterborn (2010): 

Generations after the Sidhe empire’s clan wars caused their obliteration, the remnants of their creations come back to haunt their descendants. With magic gone unpredictably wild, it’s up to Mirin and Tereg ( a rogue fire mage and the pickpocket he rescued) to either save what is left of the Empire or to destroy it altogether. (Available on Amazon. ISBN: 978-0-9867972-0-0)

Battersea (2019):

When Salo, son of Matron Iona of the Yappari, goes missing both the Yappari Empire and the Sidhe clans are thrown into upheaval. Matron calls on the debt owed to her by Mirin, a Yappari renegade living among the sidhe, with the task to prevent all-out war.  As wyrms and sea dwellers take sides in the brewing conflict, Salo may be hard-pressed to escape with his life…never mind safeguard the House that sired him.

Distant Shores (2019):

With the civil war between Yappari Houses spilling over into dry land and the vast expanse and various peoples of the Reach, the newly crowned Matron Sanhadrin and her cousin Salo have to find a way to cement her power and alliances… potentially at the cost of those few she truly treasures.



Children’s Picture book about dealing with a parent’s cancer

Bellybuttonless (2013): A family’s journey dealing with appendix cancer. This children’s book was created with my child to work through our emotions and fears while battling cancer. ISBN: 978-1-312-33963-7

Sinombligo (2013): Spanish version of Bellybuttonless.

Art Books

Shadowspires Artbook ( 2006): A collection of my illustration work up to 2005. (Currently out of print) ISBN: 978-1-4116-6379-4


“Of Trees and Other Ghosts”, Wharfinger Press, The Mayfly, May 2024.

Other Illustrations in Print

The Art of the Business of Fantasy Art ( Anthology, Volume 1) ( 2006) Illustrations

Baen’s Universe- Illustrations for “Benny Comes Home”