select writing.

To request a resume and full listing of credits, please email jenniferflisscreative@gmail.com.

short stories.

This Is a Full Rate Telegram,

Whale Road Review - Forthcoming

 

Mirror, ca. 1550-1350 B.C.,

Milk Candy Review - September 2019
 

November 1993,

F(r)iction - September, 2019 (print only)

Trees Like a Way Out,

Okay Donkey - September 2019

In the Space Where They Meet,

Paper Darts - February 2019

 

Pieces of Her,

Duende - October 2018

A Man Who Helps the Neighbors + My Syllables,

Hypertrophic Lit - June 2018

Yolk,

Syntax & Salt - June 2018

 

Losing the House in D Minor,

Bodega - May 2018

Hineni,
Longleaf Review - April 2018 (selected for Best Small Fictions 2019 Anthology)

 

In My Sleep I am Wounded a Thousand Times,

Longleaf Review - April 2018

 

The Intimacy of Brushing Teeth,

Lost Balloon - March 2018

The Gargoyles Survey Their City,
Gigantic Sequins - Issue 9.1, February 2018, print only

Mise en Place,

Cleaver Magazine - December 2017

This House is Not Mine,

Storychord - October 2017

When You Shower in Your Clothes, (nominated for Best Small Fictions 2018)

3Elements Review - October 2017

Mail From the Person You Ate,

Hobart - September 2017

translated into Italian for Edizioni Black Coffee - October 2017

Some Sort of Apology, (nominated for Pushcart Prize & Vestal Review VERA Award)

*82 Review, September 2017

 

This Heart Hole Punch,

Gravel Magazine - April 2017

 

Winter Rebirth,

Necessary Fiction - March 2017

Maude's Cards and Humanity,
Jellyfish Review - March 2017

 

Domestic Appliance,
Bartleby Snopes - November 2016

Notice of Proposed Land Use Action,
Pacifica Literary Review - November 2016

For the Dachshund Enthusiast,

Fiction Southeast - November 2016 (winner of Hell's Belle's Prize)

 

As She Melted,
PANK - October 2016 

 

Dandelions,
WhiskeyPaper - September 2016

The Sound of Nouns,

Monkeybicycle - September 2016

Where Are They Now?,

Atlas & Alice, April 2016

 

Yeah Baby, She's Got It,
District Lit - March 2016

 

Things You Think On The 101,

Angels Flight * literary west - February 2016

 

The Best Thing For the Baby,

The Citron Review - December 2015

 

nonfiction + essays.

 

creative nonfiction.

 

My Body is an Aquarium,

Atlas & Alice - September 2019

 

When Do I Tell My Partner About My Past Trauma?,

The Washington Post - August 2019

 

Names for an Orange,

Noble/Gas Quarterly - March 2018

 

Body of Friendship, or Another Piece on Love,

Sunlight Press - January 2018

 

An American Shopping Cart,
museum of americana - October 2017 (nominated for Pushcart Prize)

 

Mercantile,
Heavy Feather Review - August 2017

The Hands of a Samurai,

concis - October 2016

In the Safety of a Three Sided Box,
Hippocampus Magazine - September 2016

Milwaukee. Rust. A Baby.,

The Rumpus - July 2016

The Day I Told My Father to Shoot Himself,

Narratively - April 2016

on writing + reading.

 

Writing in the Time of Despair,

Bird's Thumb - April 2017

On Kafka's A Fratricide,

Smokelong Quarterly - November 2016

on food + drink.
 

The One Thing I Knew I Would Bake With My Daughter, 

The Kitchn - October 2016

Sardines,

The Citron Review - October 2016

A Tour of the United States in Hot Sauce,
The Kitchn - July 2016

Chopped Liver & Sweet Tea,

The Kitchn - May 2016

on parenting.

Having One Child Makes Me a Better Mother,

Ravishly - March 2017

And She Walked Barefoot,

Parks and Points - January 2017

Stop Asking Kids Questions if You Don't Want the Answer,
Parent.co - November 2016

Navigating the Sleep-Deprived World of Toddler Parenthood,
The Washington Post - June 2016

Just Because it Sparkles, Doesn't Mean it's Anti-Feminist,

Ravishly - June 2016

Happy My Birthday,

Role Reboot - November 2015

The Lovely Beast,

Brain, Child Magazine - September 2014

humor + humor-ish.

10 Ways You Know You're in the Audience of the Farewell Tour of "Mamma Mia",

Robot Butt - July 2017

So, You Want to Take Your Kid to an Indoor Water Park Resort,

Ravishly - June 2017

 

The Official Packing List for the 2018 Fyre Festival,

Robot Butt - May 2017

Why are You Trying to Destroy the Planet & Wreck Our Family with Your Goody Bags? - The Belladonna Comedy - May 2017

 

The Misogyny of Nail Polish,

Ravishly - August 2016

11 Things Your Breast Pump is Saying to You,

Ravishly - February 2016

syndicated, Scary Mommy - March 2016

5 Things Made to Sabotage Your Child's Infancy and Your Sanity,

Ravishly - December 2015

syndicated, Scary Mommy - January 2016

Your Life, as Defined by Your Christmas Ornaments,
Ravishly - December 2015

 

on health + exercise.

 

I'm Terrible at All the Exercise, But I Keep Doing It,

Ravishly - March 2017

Twenty Years,

Zelle/Runner's World - March 2015