Anne E. Johnson - Author

Freelance Writer & Editor

Stories for Adults

"In the Canal." Kzine. Scheduled for spring, 2018.


"Formica Joe." Kurt Vonnegut tribute anthology, Third Flatiron, sched for summer, 2017.


“Final Trait.” 4 Star Stories. Scheduled for summer, 2017.


“Michelin Choice.” LongShorts (app). Spring, 2017.


"New World Symphony." SciPhi Journal. October, 2016. Read the opening!


"Unexpected." 200cc's. August, 2016. Read it!


"In-Flight Music." 100 Voices. Centum Press. July, 2016.


"Carrying Cries." 200cc's. July, 2016. Read it!


"Dreamwire." Futuristica, Vol. 1. Summer, 2016.


"Calming Flowers." Mash Stories, May, 2016. 


"No One's Land." Mosaics Vol. 2: Collection of Independent Women. Spring, 2016.


“Proof of Reincar(bo)nation.” Alternate Hilarities 5. Strange Musings Press, 2016.


"Moving the Floral Sea." Perihelion SF. October, 2015.


"The Motherlode." Weirder Science. Strange Musings Press. 2015.


"The Eloquence Ward." Every Day Fiction. 2015. Read it!


"North on the New Haven Line." Story of the Month Club.  July, 2015.


"The Duchess of Fitzrovia." Urban Fantasy Magazine. June, 2015. Read it!


"All Comms Down." Perihelion SF. February, 2015. 


"Child of the River." Magical: An Anthology of Fantasy... December, 2014. 


"Aquarium." The Ironic Fantastic, #3, September 2014. 


"The Love Gun." Romantic Ruckus. Strange Musings Press, 2014. 


"The Shroomtown Files." Liquid Imagination. February, 2014. Read it!


Series of eight drabbles (100-word stories). SpeckLit. Dec. 2013- April 2014: Read them!

"Royal Beauty" 

"Shoddy Construction" 

"Global Warming" 

"Bully Balloons"  READERS' CHOICE AWARD!

"Plant Life" 

"Real" 

"Stitching Death" READERS' CHOICE AWARD!


"Bark of the Covenant." Co-authored with Araminta Matthews. Scheduled for One-Night Stand series, Perpetual Motion Machine Publishing, 2013.


"Barnett Hill." The WiFiles. January, 2013.  Read it!


"Red Ninjas." Drunk Monkeys. November 23, 2012.


"Lacuna." The Future Fire 23. June, 2012. 


"A Long Way Down Broadway." Drunk Monkeys Anthology, Vol. 2. Read it!


"Aquarium." Drunk Monkeys, April, 2012. Read it!


"Beyond Rainbow." Kazka Press 713 Fiction, February 2012.  


"Sisters' Sight." Etched Offerings: Voices from the Cauldron. Misanthrope Press. December, 2011.


"Stir-Fried Cerebrum." So Long, and Thanks for All the Brains. Dead Avenue Press. December, 2011.


"The Orpheus Factor." Shelter of Daylight. Fall, 2011.


"Table Manners, or the Myth of Tantalus." Greek Myths Revisited Anthology. Wicked East Press. October, 2011.


"A Sailor's Heart."  Pink Chameleon Online, No. 11, June, 2010.