Kelly Flynn has an MFA from Butler University, where she served as the Fiction Editor for Booth. She is a staff fiction reader for Ploughshares. Her work has been nominated for Best Small Fictions. She served as a Kenyon Review Peter Taylor Fellow in 2020 and 2021. Kelly is a member of the National Book Critics Circle and has served as a judge for the NBCC's Leonard Prize. She is currently working on a novel. Find her on Twitter and Instagram @iamkellyflynn.