Josh Rountree

Josh Rountree’s short fiction has appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, including Beneath Ceaseless Skies, Realms of Fantasy, and Polyphony 6.  His work has received honorable mention in both The Year’s Best Fantasy & Horror and The Year’s Best Science Fiction.

 

A collection of his rock and roll themed short fiction, Can’t Buy Me Faded Love, was published by Wheatland Press.  Reach out to him on Twitter @josh_rountree

 

Bibliography

Short Fiction Publications by Date

2020 - FORTHCOMING

“The Cure for Boyhood”, Bourbon Penn

2020 - FORTHCOMING

“The Guadalupe Witch”, Beneath Ceaseless Skies

 May 2020

“February Moon”, Beneath Ceaseless Skies

March 2020

"Rewind", XVIII, Underland Press

 

October 2019 

“Fury’s Hour”, A Punk Rock Future, ZsenonPublishing

September 2019 

“Revolutions Per Minute”, DreamForge Magazine

July 2019

“Rattlesnake Song”, Triangulation: Dark Skies, Parsec Inc.

 

November 2017

“Last Pale Light in the West”, Skelos 3,  Skelos Press

 

April 2017

“Snowfather”, Horror Library 6, Farolight Publishing

 

May 2016

“All My Pretty Chickens”, FWA 1, Underland Press(reprint)

 

 July 2015

“All My Pretty Chickens”, Farrago’s Wainscot

 

January 2014

“Cigarette Lighter Love Song”, Daily Science Fiction

 

August, 2013

“Best Energies”, Rayguns Over Texas, F.A.C.T.

 

April, 2013

“The Reckless Alternative” (w/ Sanford Allen), After Death, Dark Moon Books

 

June, 2011

“Chasing America”, Happily Ever After,  Night Shade Books (reprint)

“Escaping Salvation” (w/ Samantha Henderson), Realms of Fantasy

 

May, 2011

“Gone Daddy Gone”, PodCastle (audio reprint)

 

March, 2011

“Intrepid Travelers”, Electric Velocipede

 

April, 2009

“Gone Daddy Gone”, Lone Star Stories

 

December, 2008

“Veronica”, Lone Star Stories

 

November, 2008

“Fragments of a Fantasy Life” (w/ Mikal Trimm), Realms of Fantasy

“Gifting Bliss”, Drabblecast (audio reprint)

“When the Rain Comes”, The Lone Star Stories Reader, LSS Press (reprint)

 

July, 2008

“Bury My Guitar at Wounded Knee”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press

“Can’t Buy Me Faded Love”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press (reprint)

“Gifting Bliss”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press

“Grievous Angel”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press

“Indie Gods”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press

“Nikola and the Wolf”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press

“No One Here Gets Out Alive”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press

“Stephanie Shrugs”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press (reprint)

“The Review Lester Bangs Would Have Written for the New Stones Album if He’d Lived Long Enough to Witness the Fall of Humanity and the Rise of the Other”, CBMFL, Wheatland Press 

 

June, 2008

“No Leaving New Orleans”, Lone Star Stories

 

February, 2008

“Blood and Oil”, Realms of Fantasy

 

April, 2007

“Stephanie Shrugs”, Realms of Fantasy

"When the Rain Comes", Lone Star Stories

 

February, 2007

“In the Thicket, With Wolves”, Realms of Fantasy

 

December 2006

“Remember…”, Aeon

 

November, 2006

“Chasing America”, Polyphony 6, Wheatland Press

“Mean Street”, Book of Shadows, Brimstone Press (reprint)

“Only the Young”, Shadow Regions, Surreal Books

“Possibly Grief”, From the Trenches, Carnifex Press

“Seed and Soil”, Book of Shadows, Brimstone Press

 

June 2006

“A Better Place”, Realms of Fantasy

 

April 2006

“Tiny Sapphire and the Big Bad Virus”, Andromeda Spaceways Inflight Magazine

 

February 2006

“Can’t Buy Me Faded Love”, Lone Star Stories

 

January 2006

“Apple Red”, Aberrant Dreams

 

November 2005

“Sharp”, Shadow Box, Brimstone Press

 

October 2005

“Flight”, Shadowed Realms

 

September 2005

“In the Lane, Snow is Glistening”, Dark Discoveries

“Liberating the Tides of Time”, KidVisions

 

August 2005

“Friday Night Gods”, Escape Pod (audio)

“The Queen’s Wood,” Realms of Fantasy

 

April 2005

“Knock ‘em Dead Kid”, Revenant, Carnifex Press

 

February 2005

“Mean Street”, Shadowed Realms

 

October 2004

“Friday Night Gods”, Lone Star Stories

 

August 2004

“For the Sake of Rock & Roll”, Abyss & Apex

 

July 2004

“Papa Crawler”, Revolution SF (reprint)

 

June 2004

“Cool Rejection”, Lone Star Stories

 

May 2004

“Wood on Bone”, Horrorfind (reprint)

 

April 2004

“The King’s Snow”, Realms of Fantasy

 

August 2003

“Gift of the Ragmother”, Horrorfind

 

April 2003

“Papa Crawler”, Wicked Hollow

 

March 2003

“Wood on Bone”, Dark Animus

 

December 2002

“Fool’s Tile”, Glyph