From the time he was a freshman, Roger contributed science fiction stories and commentary to Chaff, a student literary and humor magazine. Although it folded at the end of Roger’s sophomore year, it gave him a platform to explore new writing styles and methods to connect with an audience.

The following stories reflect his early interest in science fiction. The complete text of each story is available for download at the link underneath each title.

The Phantom Eavesdropper


Escape Hatch


Way Out Magazines

Chaff, Winter 1962, Way Out Magazines


Night Scene