Jennifer Loring

About Me

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Jennifer Loring

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What I Write

What I Write

I write fiction ranging from flash to novel-length, primarily in the horror genre but also in romance, fantasy, science fiction, and literary.



“Moon Time.” Blue Food. One Fish, Two Fish Productions, Fall 2000.

“The Bombay Trash Service.” Scared Naked Magazine. Anthony Beal, 2003.

“Maternity Ward.” Cold Flesh. Ed. Paul Fry. HellBound Books, 2004.

“The Ashes of Children.” Wanderings, May 2006.

“Sleep, Beauty.” Les Bonnes Fees, 2008.

“Balalaika.” PULP! Winter 2010/2011. Ed. Chris Gabrysch. Twit Publishing, 2011.

“In Remembrance.” Tales of Obscenity. SST Publications, January 2013.

“A Crown for a Red Queen.” Mental Ward: Stories from the Asylum. Ed. Gloria Bobrowicz. Sirens Call Publications, 2013.

“Blood or Black Tears.” Fiction Vortex, 2013.

“Toward the Endlessness.” Vignettes from the End of the World. Ed. Jacob Haddon. Apokrupha, 2014.

“A Taste for It” (Reprint). Of Devils and Deviants. Ed. Adam and Zoe-Ray Millard. Crowded Quarantine Publications, 2014.

“The Fine Art of Wrecking.” Tales from the Lake vol. 1. Ed. Joe Mynhardt. Crystal Lake Publishing, 2014.

Those of My Kind. Omnium Gatherum, 2015.

“Judex est Venturus” (Reprint). Wax & Wane: A Gathering of Witch Tales. Ed. David T. Neal and Christine M. Scott. Nosetouch Press, 2016.

“Stew.” The Literary Hatchet, Issue #15, August 2016.

“The Ritual.” DarkFuse #5. Ed. Shane Staley. DarkFuse, 2016.

“Whispers in Your Heart.” Erotikós. Eds. Dave Thomas and Shane Staley. DarkFuse, 2017.

“Suck.” Erotikós. Eds. Dave Thomas and Shane Staley. DarkFuse, 2017.

“Whitecaps.” Page & Spine. N.K. Wagner, 2017.

“When the Dead Come Home.” Tales from the Lake vol. 4. Ed. Ben Eads. Crystal Lake Publishing, 2017.

“Swim Failure.” Nightscript vol. 4. Ed. C.M. Muller. 2018.

“Dollhouse.” A Plague of Shadows. Ed. Weldon Burge. Smart Rhino Publications, 2018.

“Tapeworm Tongue.” Blood in the Rain vol. 4. Eds. Cecilia Duvalle and Mary Trepanier. Cwtch Press, 2018.

Conduits. Lycan Valley Publications, 2019. Previously published by DarkFuse in 2014.

“A Violent Beating of Wings.” NecronomiCon Memento Book. Eds. Justin Steele and Victoria Dalpe. Lovecraft Arts & Sciences Council, 2019.

“Biological Imperative.” The Monstrous Feminine. Eds. Cin Ferguson and Broos Campbell. Scary Dairy Press, 2019.

“Witness.” House of Zolo’s Journal of Speculative Fiction, Volume 1. Ed. Nihls Andersen. House of Zolo, 2020.

“Howler Monkeys.” City. River. Tree., March 2020.

“What Remained of Her.” Arterial Bloom. Ed. Mercedes Murdock Yardley. Crystal Lake Publishing, 2020.

“A Certain Age.” Not All Monsters. Ed. Sara Tantlinger. StrangeHouse Books, 2020.

“In the Heart of the Wood and What I Found There.” Would but Time Await: An Anthology of New England Folk Horror. Ed. Ken Vaughan and Scott Goudsward. Haverhill House, 2020.

“The Soul of a New Machine.” Dim Shores Presents Vol. 2. Ed. Sam Cowan. Dim Shores, 2020.

My Write-a-thon Goals

Writing Goals

My goal is to write one story per week and 1,000 words per day.