The Fault, Virginia Quarterly Review, Esquire, Pacific Review, Puerto Del Sol, Colorado Review, California Quarterly, Kansas Quarterly, MSS, Crime Through Time, Hollywood and Crime, San Diego Noir


Midheaven, a novel, Viking Press; 
The Loud Adios, a novel, St. Martin’s;
The Venus Deal, a novel, St. Martin’s;
The Angel Gang, a novel, St. Martin’s; 
The Do-Re-Mi, a novelPoisoned Pen Press; 
Reading Brother Lawrence, a memoir, Hickey’s Books; 
The Vagabond Virgins, a novel, Poisoned Pen Press; 
The Biggest Liar in Los Angeles, a novel, Poisoned Pen Press; 
Writing and the Spirit, reflections, OakTara Press; 
The Good Know Nothing, Poisoned Pen Press;
The Very Least, a novel, Hickey’s Books;
The Answer to Everything, a novel, Hickey’s Books


150 plus reviews, feature articles, and columns in The San Diego Union Tribune and The San Diego Reader; Reviews and articles in Mystery SceneMystery Readers’ Journal, Literary Magazine Review, and San Diego Writers’ Monthly


— “Cars” honorably mentioned in Best American Short StoriesMidheaven, selected as one of four finalists for the Ernest Hemingway Award for best first published fiction book. 
— National Endowment for the Arts Literature Fellowship; Three short stories nominated for the Pushcart Prize; 
The Loud Adios given the St. Martin’s Press/Private Eye Writers of America Best First Private Eye Novel Award; 
The Do-Re-Mi honored as a finalist for the Shamus Award for best private investigator novel;
— The Biggest Liar in Los Angeles chosen as the San Diego Book Awards best mystery and suspense novel