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Short Flight / Long Drive Books


Elizabeth Ellen's stories have appeared in numerous online and print journals over the last ten years, including elimae, Illuminati Girl Gang, Hobart, Lamination Colony, Everyday Genius, Muumuu House, Keep This Bag Away from Children, Vol. 1 Brooklyn, BOMBBLOG, Lazy Fascist Review, HTMLGIANT, and many others. She is the author of the chapbook Before You She Was a Pit Bull (Future Tense) and her collection of flash fictions, Sixteen Miles Outside of Phoenix, was included in A Peculiar Feeling of Restlessness: four chapbooks of short short fiction by four women (Rose Metal Press). Fast Machine is a collection of her best work from the last decade. She was awarded a Pushcart Prize for her story "Teen Culture" which appeared in American Short Fiction in 2012. She lives in Ann Arbor, where she co-edits Hobart and oversees Hobart's book division, Short Flight/Long Drive Books.

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(Scott McClanahan, Juliet Escoria, Chelsea Martin,
Elizabeth Ellen, Chloe Caldwell, Mira Gonzalez)