Colorado State University Center for Literary Publishing

This Year’s Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction Winner

With great pleasure, we announce that final judge Richard Bausch has selected Katie M. Flynn’s “Island Rule” as the winner of the 2017 Nelligan Prize for Short Fiction. Her story will appear in the Fall/Winter 2017 issue of Colorado Review, forthcoming in November.

Katie M. Flynn’s stories have appeared in Carve, Hobart, Joyland Magazine, Monkeybicycle, Superstition Review, and elsewhere. Recently, she finished her first novel about love, revenge, and uploaded consciousness, the first chapter of which is forthcoming in Indiana Review. She lives in San Francisco and can be found on Twitter: @other_katie.