"None of These Will Bring Disaster" is a short story told in snippets. It was published in Michigan Quarterly Review.
Basket Weaving 101 (creative nonfiction)
"Basket Weaving 101" is creative nonfiction, published in the book MFA vs. NYC: The Two Cultures of American Fiction from n+1.
Elegy (short story)
"Elegy" is a short story about a prophylactic mastectomy, told in snippets in reverse chronological order. It was published in The Southeast Review.
Only the Good (short story)
"Only the Good" is a short story with traditional narrative structure, published in the Indiana Review.
Aftermath (flash fiction series)
"Aftermath" is a flash fiction series. Each first-person piece starts where a classic fairy tale story left off. Included here are several samples from the series. ("Snow White," "Little Red Riding Hood," and "Sleeping Beauty," were previously published in Bateau.)
In Maria Adelmann's versatile collection of creative work, her unique trademarks always come through: her highly visual style, her keen observations about human emotion, and her ability to mesh humor with sadness. Her stories and creative nonfiction have been published by or are forthcoming in Epoch,... more