Chelsea Stickle’s debut chapbook Breaking Points was the Editor’s Choice in the Spring 2020 Black River Chapbook Competition and was released by Black Lawrence Press on October 26, 2021. Available here.
Her work appears in Cheap Pop, Chestnut Review, Pithead Chapel, Hobart, matchbook, McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, among others. Stories from her Screaming Meemies series can be found in CRAFT, Gone Lawn, Tiny Molecules, The Los Angeles Review and others. She’s an Assistant Fiction Editor for Pithead Chapel and a Reader for Pidgeonholes.
She’s been nominated for Best Small Fictions, Best Microfiction, Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize. “Postcard Town” was selected for Best Microfiction 2021. Her story “I Told You I Would Take Your Hand” was a runner-up in the Mslexia Flash Fiction Competition 2019.
She has a B.A. from Sarah Lawrence College and a Diplôme de Pâtisserie from Le Cordon Bleu.
She lives in Annapolis, MD with her black rabbit George and a forest of houseplants.
Find her on Twitter @Chelsea_Stickle.