Oliver’s poetry has appeared in many venues, including Spectral Realms, Star*line, Illumen, and Rivet.
A collection of his short stories, Stars Beneath the Ships, has been released by Ex Occidente Press, and much of his previously published writing is available in Basilisk Soup & Other Fantasies.
His website is at https://oliversimonsmithwriter.wordpress.com/.
Corey slipped his hand into the puppet’s back, like he had done many times with the doctor who made him talk about Michael and bathtubs and redness. His breath and stomach squeezed whenever he reached into dark, invisible places.
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