Publications

FLASH FICTION

“The Butterfly Children” forthcoming from Matter Press: A Compressed Journal of Creative Arts (2022)

“Coyotes” forthcoming from Flash Fiction Festival Anthology, Ad Hoc Press, (2022)

“Barbie Motel” published at Blink Ink and nominated for a Pushcart Prize* (2021)

“I Found Your Voodoo Doll on the Dance Floor After Last Call” reprinted in The Practice of Creative Writing: A Guide for Students, 4th Edition, eds Heather Sellers, (2020)

“The Mirror” published at People Holding (2020)

“Courtesy Call” published in Fiction Kitchen Berlin (2020)

“Xanadu: a triptych” published at Matter Press: A Compressed Journal of Creative Arts (2019)

“Heart of Glass” published in Flash Fiction Festival Three anthology (2019)

“The Last Orgy” published in Lost Balloon (2019)

“The Running of the Sharks” published in Paris Lit Up Magazine (2019)

“The Bad Thing” in Best Small Fictions 2019, eds Nathan Leslie and Rilla Askew (2019)

“Naked” reprinted in Nothing Short Of: Selected Tales from The Best of 100 Word Story, eds. Grant Faulkner, Lynn Mundell and Beret Olsen. (2019)

“The Sperm Bank” published in Cliterature 50th Anniversary edition (2018)

“The Harpist” published in Blink Ink* nominated for Pushcart (2018)

“Loch Ness” published in Flash Fiction Festival Two anthology (2018)

“The Pilgrimage” reprinted in L.A. Lit (2018)

“I Found Your Voodoo Doll on the Dance Floor After Last Call” reprinted at LitHub (2018)

“The Rapture” published in Open: Journal of Arts and Letters (2018)

“The Pilgrimage” published in Ripening: The 2018 National Flash Fiction Day Anthology (buy here) (2018)

“My Mother Was a Circus Clown”, “The Beautiful People”, and “Which World Dictator Are You Related To?” published on Flash Boulevard (2018)

“Tiny House”  published in New Flash Fiction Review (2018)

*”The Awakening” published in Digging Through the Fat* chosen as Editor’s Pick for Fiction 2018* (2018)

“Instant Fame” published in Blink Ink (2018)

“The Bad Thing” published in Connotation Press (2018)

“Missing” published in Jellyfish Review (2018)

“Hire-A-Muse” published in Blink Ink #30 (2017)

“Barbie Arm” Published in (b)OINK Magazine (2017)

“Clown Car” in Funny Bone: Flashing for Comic Relief, eds Ash Chandler and Peter Blair, (buy here) (2017)

“Traveling Medicine Show” on Blink Ink Dance Party #2, Rocky Mountain Revival Podcast (2016)

“My Father is Trying to Set the World Record for Days Spent Petting a Shark” published on Blink Ink (print), *finalist for Vera Flash Fiction Award and nominated for a Pushcart Prize (2016)

“The Man From the Future” published in The Airgonaut (2016)

“My Mother Was a Circus Clown” published in Flash: The International Short Story Magazine (2016)

“Naked” published in 100 Word Story (2016)

“12 Super Short Stories You Can Read in a Flash” by Maddie Crum, published on The Huffington Post (2015)

Rocky Mountain Revival Episode #16: Nancy Stohlman and Kinky Mink, Rocky Mountain Revival Podcast (2015)

“The Four Legged Woman” published by Pure Slush (2014)

“The Fortune Teller” published by Flash Frontier (2014)

“Rejected Spaghetti Western Movie Titles” published at McSweeneys Internet Tendencies (2014)

“Indentured” and “True Tales From Therapy #5” published in Blink Ink (print) (2014)

“I Pawned My Boyfriend for $85” originally published in Blue Five Notebook (2013)

“The Hostess” published by Pure Slush (2013)

“I’m Being Stalked by the Avon Lady” published by Cease, Cows *nominated for Best of the Web (2013)***Included as one of Huffington Post’s “favorite recent pieces of flash fiction”: read here

“The Fox” published by Santa Fe Literary Journal (2013)

“The Private Investigator” published in The Atticus Review (2013)

“Requiem for piano published in Literary Orphans (2013)

“Death Row Hugger” published by Boston Literary Magazine (2013)

“What Happened in the Library” published by Connotation Press (2013)

“The Detritus” published in Flash 101: Surviving the Fiction Apocalypse from Fast Forward Press (2013)

ON CRAFT

The Situation and the Story Podcast with Chris Moore: Going Short with Nancy Stohlman

100 Word Story: Talking With Nancy Stohlman–Exercises in Cross-Pollination

How Do You Write? Podcast with Rachel Herron: Nancy Stohlman on why Writing Short is so Exciting

Writing Remix Podcast: Nancy Stohlman, Flash Fiction, and Going Short

Creative Indie: Going Short: Ten Flash Fiction Tips for the Flash Curious by Nancy Stohlman

The Short of It: Curtis Smith & Nancy Stohlman at JMWW

The Green-Eyed Monster: Jealousy in the Time of Quarantine by Nancy Stohlman guesting on Jane Friedman

Good People, Cool Things Podcast: Flash Fiction and Jazz Lounge Metal with Nancy Stohlman

Smokelong Quarterly: An Interview with Nancy Stohlman by April Bradley

Writer’s Digest: “Five Reasons to Write Flash Fiction: Understanding the Literary Love Child of the Short Story and Poetry” by Nancy Stohlman

Vestal Review: “Flash Fiction Interview between Christopher Bowen and Nancy Stohlman”

Westword: “Nancy Stohlman Is Making Denver the Flash Fiction Capitol of the USA” by Teague Bohlen

Speaking of Travel Podcast: “Flash Fiction is Changing How We Tell Stories with Nancy Stohlman”

Reading and Writing Podcast with Jeff Rutherford: Episode 304 with Nancy Stohlman

Writers’ Digest: “Creativity in a Flash” by Nancy Stohlman

Jane Friedman: “The Benefits of Writing Flash Fiction” an excerpt from Going Short by Nancy Stohlman

Writer’s Fun Zone: “25 Things I’ve Learned from Flash Fiction” by Nancy Stohlman

Mum Life Stories: “Going Short by Nancy Stohlman: A Mum Life Success Story”

Live, Write, Thrive: “How to Write When the World Has Broken Your Heart” by Nancy Stohlman

Frolic Magazine: “90% Done and Stuck: Finding the Moxie to Finish Your Project” by Nancy Stohlman

Writer Types Podcast: Eric Beetner chats with Nancy Stohlman

Creative Writing News: “New Awesome Book Alert” by Ernest Ogunyemi

Prompted Podcast: Episode #1 of the new season with guest Nancy Stohlman

“The Biggest Mistake Writers Make” published on The Story Prize (2019)

“Happy Endings” published on Journey to Planet Write (2017)

Flash Vixen Nancy Stohlman talks about Bible Stories and Fairytales by Loren Kleinman in The Huffington Post (2016)

“Cool Stuff Writers Do: The Fbomb Flash Fiction Reading Series” published in Smokelong Quarterly (2016)

“Women Who Flash Their Lit” Part 1: Bartelby Snopes Magazine (2015)

Another 100 Colorado Creatives that You Should Know: #23 Nancy Stohlman by Susan Froyd, published in The Westward (2015)

Featured Author Nancy Stohlman by Vinny O’Hare, published on Book Reader Magazine (2015)

“Nancy Stohlman Proves that you can Tell a Story in Under 1000 Words” by Amanda Moutinho, published in The Westward (2014)

Dr. Afshan Hashmi in Conversation with Author and Artist Nancy Stohlman (2014)

“Nancy Stohlman on Flash Novels and The Monster Opera, debuting as an opera” by Alex Brown, published in The Westward (2013)

BOOK REVIEWS

Going Short receives a starred Kirkus Review

Reader Views: “Review of Going Short by Nancy Stohlman”

Sabotage Reviews: Neil Campbell reviews Going Short 

Eric Lee: A 100-Word Review of Going Short: An Invitation to Flash Fiction

Flash Frontier: An Adventure in Short Fiction BOOK FEATURE: Going Short: An Invitation to Flash Fiction

CRAFT: “A Closer Look at Going Short” by Amy Barnes

Bath Flash Fiction: “Review of Nancy Stohlman’s Going Short” by Cath Barton

SkyLightRain: “Review of Going Short by Nancy Stohlman”

You Might Want to Get a Handjob from Rick Moranis” by Jonathan Cardew in Bending Genres

Madam Velvet’s Cabaret of Oddities by Hillary Leftwich in Heavy Feather Review

Brilliant New Collection by Nancy Stohlman” by Kathy Fish on Flash Fiction Retreats

Review of Madam Velvet’s Cabaret of Oddities by Jonathan Montgomery on Boulder Poetry Tribe

Review of The Monster Opera by Bob Bows, published on Colorado Drama (2015)

A Review: The Vixen Scream and Other Bible Stories by Matthew J. Hall, published on Screaming With Brevity (2015)

“A Few Strange New Hybridities in Literature” by Skylight Press (2015

Review of The Vixen Scream and Other Bible Stories by Boston Literary Magazine (2015)

“Review: The Monster Opera” by Ian Chung, published at Savage Reviews (2013)