Word Riot

I’ve got a flash fiction story, “Remain Alert and Have a Safe Day,” in the October 2016 issue of Word Riot!

Your morning commute, via dragon? 

Andromeda Spaceways Magazine


My short story, “Occupational Hazards of a Career in Villainy,” is out now in Issue 64 of Andromeda Spaceways Magazine!

Issue 64 is available for $4.95 as an epub, mobi, or PDF. Get it here!


My flash fiction story, “Stay,” appeared in FlashFlood on Saturday as a part of Flash-Fiction Day.  “Stay” was originally published in the Spring 2013 issue of Words and Images.

Check it out! 

Daily Science Fiction

My flash fiction story, “You Always Had a Thing for Silver Linings,” is live in today’s issue of Daily Science Fiction!

I’ve got your soundtrack to the apocalypse right here. 

Electric Spec

My short story, “Where Everybody Knows Your Name,” is live in today’s issue of Electric Spec! This is a favorite of mine, in which Rumpelstiltskin attempts to turn over a new leaf as a wannabe hipster in present-day Brooklyn.

I have a weird obsession with Rumpelstiltskin.

Read it here! 

© Kate Sheeran Swed 2017