Fiction & Poetry

Peter’s short fiction and poetry have appeared in Best Canadian PoetryAsimov’s Science Fiction, Strange HorizonsThe New QuarterlyGrainPRISM, and more, and his work was selected for Imaginarium: Best Canadian Speculative Writing three years in a row. His poetry was also featured in the game FRACTER, now available on Steam and Nintendo Switch.

His new book of microfiction The House of Untold Stories is forthcoming from Andrews-McMeel Publishing on August 31, 2021.

Book cover showing a mysterious house alone on a hill.

His microfiction project, The Shortest Story, features weekly short stories sent as postcards from strange worlds that parallel our own, which has gone viral on Imgur and Tumblr numerous times.

He is available for creative writing projects at p.chiykowski (at)

Select fiction and poetry publications include: