About the Author



Sun Tzu’s Ancient Art of Golf, with Gary Parker Chapin (Contemporary Books, 1992)

Sea-Cursed, with Martin L. Greenberg and Stefan Dziamianowicz (Barnes & Noble, 1994)

Tom McDonald’s PC Games Extravaganza (Sybex: 1995, published in 12 languages)

Publications (approximately 1,600 published pieces)

  • Aleteia
  • Armchair Detective
  • Atlantic City
  • AudioFile
  • BookPage
  • boot (Columnist/Contributing Editor)
  • Catholic Digest
  • Catholic News Service
  • Catholic World Report
  • CD-ROM Today (Columnist/Contributing Editor)
  • Cemetery Dance (Columnist/Contributing Editor)
  • CNET.com
  • Computer Entertainment News
  • Computer Gaming World (Columnist/Contributing Editor)
  • Computer Life
  • DVD Review
  • DVD.com
  • Fortean Times
  • Game Players PC Entertainment
  • Games Magazine (Editor-at-Large)
  • Games World of Puzzles (Review Editor)
  • GameSpot (Contributing Editor)
  • Gauntlet (Columnist)
  • God and the Machine (Patheos Blog)
  • Homiletic and Pastoral Review
  • The Horror Show
  • IGN.com
  • Maximum PC (Columnist/Contributing Editor)
  • Mercator’s World
  • Mystery Scene
  • National Catholic Register (Reporter/Blogger)
  • Our Sunday Visitor
  • PC Ace
  • PC Gamer (Columnist/Contributing Editor)
  • PC Magazine
  • Shaman’s Drum
  • Star-Ledger (Newark)
  • State of Play (Blog)
  • T3: Tomorrow’s Technology Today (Columnist)
  • Thomas Wolfe Review

Anthology appearances

  • The Joys and Challenges of Family Life: Catholic Husbands and Fathers Speak Out (edited by Brandon McGinley)
  • Cut!: Horror Writers on the Horror Film (edited by Christopher Golden)
  • Quietly Now: A Tribute to Charles L. Grant (edited by Kealan Patrick Burke)
  • The Fine Art of Murder (edited by Ed Gorman)
  • Supernatural Fiction Writers (edited by Richard Bleiler, two volumes)
  • Necon Hall of Fame Volume 1 (edited by Bob Booth)