Flash Q & A with Nancy Stohlman: Where do (your) stories come from?

Nancy Stohlman answers your common and not-so-common questions about flash fiction.

Today’s question: Your story “Loch Ness” is one of my favorite flashes. Where did it come from?

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Link to story “Loch Ness

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Nancy Stohlman is the author of Going Short: An Invitation to Flash Fiction (releasing October 15, 2020 from Ad Hoc Fiction) as well as multiple books of flash fiction including Madam Velvet’s Cabaret of Oddities (a finalist for a 2019 Colorado Book Award), The Vixen Scream and Other Bible Stories (2014), and The Monster Opera (2013). She is the creator of The Fbomb Flash Fiction Reading Series and FlashNano in November. Her work has been anthologized in the W.W. Norton New Micro: Exceptionally Short Fiction and the Best Small Fictions 2019. She teaches at the University of Colorado Boulder.