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You Are Here: Tales of Cryptographic Wonders is available in all sorts of electronic formats, and at $2.99, it's a bargain. For the moment, that money goes to the Humane Society of the United States. You get my story "The Shape of the World's Skin" (called "strangely satisfying" by the editor!) and 17 other works of speculative fiction. They run the gamut of genre from horror to science fiction to steampunk to fantasy, but all are inspired by or contain maps. 


I did a brief interview with Nilae White, the anthology's editor, which you can read here

Do you have a special place where you go to recharge your creative muse?
Then and now, the woods. Backpacking is a little like writing – there’s tremendous freedom in it, but it also demands a certain fussy obsessiveness.

And other such observations.