Greg Michaelson's Stories



Scottish Books Trust Live Literature scheme:


The Wavesinger, Scottish Book Collector, Issue 7:2, December 2001, pp32-35


On First Dipping into Lanark, Scottish Book Collector, Issue7:4, Summer 2002, pp14-17


Emergency Rations, Scottish Book Collector, Issue 7:6, 2003, pp37-39


When Naomi met Doris, Scottish Book Collector, Issue 7:11, Spring 2005, pp21-23


The Library of Bebelplatz, Scottish Book Collector, Issue 7:11, Spring 2005, pp34-37


North West Passage, Textualities, 2005


The Answer Machine, Textualities, 2006


The Scanner, Textualities, 2006


Or in the Heart, or in the Head, with Ruth Aylett, Science & Intuition 1, Textualities, 2007, pp84-91


Before the Flood, in L. Niven & B. Whittingham (Eds), Bucket of Frogs: New Writing Scotland 26, ASLS, 2008, pp142-151


The Wave Singer, Argyll Publishing, 2008, ISBN 978 906134 27 3, (253pp)


Uncharitable Murder, Textualities, 2009


A Van Full of Gandalfs, Takahe 73, New Zealand, August 2011, pp10-12


Threatening Weather, Special Merit, National Galleries of Scotland Inspired? Get Writing!, March 2012


A Visit to the Turing Machine, CS4Fun, Issue 14, April 2012 here


Not to Scale, Valve, Issue 2, October 2012, pp94-97


Virtuous Circle, Free State, October 2012


A 21st Century Conversation Between Mr Grey and O!Jebu!, with Novisi Dzitrie, Conversations Through Borders: Fire, Winter 2012


A Visit to the Turing Machine, Take Tea With Turing, January 2013, spoken word here


The Lions' Share, McStorytellers, July 2014


Singing About the Dark Times, Kindle/Create Space, July/August 2014


Hollow Murder, McStorytellers, September 2014


Jackie and the Magic Bricks, McStorytellers, November 2014


The Wedding Present, The Grind Journal, Issue IV, January 2015 - here


The Wedding Present, PENning, Celebration, October 2015 - here


Errant, McStorytellers, February 2015


Racing Robots, Brawling Buddhas, Black Elephant Literary Journal, Issue 3, August 2016


Cute, McStorytellers, September 2016


The Wedding Present, I'm Coming With You, Scottish PEN, April 2017, pp71-73


The Barber of Mars Base 1, Firewords Quarterly, 8, May 2017, pp10-11


After The Funeral, The Eildon Tree, Issue 29, Summer/Autumn 2017, pp30-33


Napier's Bones, McStorytellers, 2017


Frogspawn: on the curious death of John Henry Sabine at the hands of his spouse Leigh Ann Sabine, in 1997, in Beddau, Wales, Landfall, New Voices Press, 2017, p80


After the Gas Board: July 1974, Nourish, Scottish Books Trust, 2017, pp88-90


Hubris, Spindrift, New Voices Press, 2018, p35


Bracelet, Northwords Now, Issue 37, Spring 2019, p20


Venus, unsafe space, Earlyworks Press, 2019, pp139-142


Fragments of H.H., The Darg, Poets Republic, August 2019, pp60-61


In the Stationery Cupboard, Citizens of Nowhere, Cinnamon Press, August 2019, pp124-131


Sleight of Hand, Postbox, Issue 2, Autumn 2019, pp12-18


Still Not Still, High Tide, New Voices Press, 2019, pp62-63


Twice Exiled, The Blue Nib Literary Magazine, Issue 40, January 2020, pp21-27


The Mammoth Knows, PostBox, Issue 3, Spring 2020, pp57-61


Bracelet, StAnza Poetry Map of Scotland, Number 297, 2020


Writing in these dark times, The Write Life, The Blue Nib Literary Magazine, May, 2020


Vanity of vanities; all is vanity, The Write Life, The Blue Nib Literary Magazine, May, 2020


The Dragon's Egg Puzzles, April-June, 2020


Utopian Q & A, Rowan Tree Editing, 12/8/2020


The Great Pretender, The Write Life, The Blue Nib Literary Magazine, September, 2020


Galatea, Surfing, New Voices Press, October 2020, p20


Arctic Rose, Postbox, Issue 4, Autumn 2020, pp47-52


Topaziary, Postbox, Issue 5, Summer 2021, pp52-57


All Fall Down, Hooded, Issue 1: Hidden, March 2022


In The Cargo Bay, Hooded, Issue 2: Bounty, October 2022


No Saga, 22 for 22, Virtual Anthology 2022, Federation of Writers (Scotland), January 2023


Equinox, with Ruth Aylett, Stairwell Books, ISBN 978-1913432706, March 2023


The Well At World's End, Hooded, Issue 3: New Life, March 2023


Inside DAMMA, The Department of Applied Meta-Magical Anthropology, with Ruth Aylett, Morag Burgon-Lyon and Judy Robertson, Fiction Direct, ISBN 978-1-7394667--2-5, November 2023


Our Ancestors, Poetry Scotland/Gallus, Issue 107, Spring 2024, p2


The Barber of Mars Base 1, SF Caledonia, March, 2024 - from Firewords Quarterly, 2017


Rent Day In The Wilderness, in Short Stories From Scotland: Volume 1, R. Rae (ed) June, 2024




The Buddha and the Robot


Racing Robots, Brawling Buddhas


The Revenge of the Toilet Role Cores


Time (with Jim Smith)


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