Allison K Williams


Recent publications include:

Nonfiction: Kalighat in the May 2016 issue of Story Club.

Nonfiction: Famous in the October 2015 issue of Redux.

Nonfiction: Buddha Nature in the Spring 2015 issue of Kenyon Review.

Flash Nonfiction: Can You Teach Me How To Dance Real Slow? in the May 2014 issue of Brevity.

Fiction: Snake in the May 2014 issue of Deep South.

Travel: The Sisterhood of Saris in The Christian Science Monitor, January 2014.

Flash Fiction: Sunyata in Smokelong Quarterly, Dec 2013 and Smokelong Weekly, Nov 2013. There’s also an interview about the process of writing the essay.

A foray into speculative fiction: The Wolf in Crossed Genres #3 (The Myth Issue).

Travel: on Christmas in India in Home for the Holidays, or Not: The Ultimate Holiday Escape in The New York Times/International Herald Tribune, December 2012.

Essay: "Reality," on the backstage machinations of a show referred to as "America’s Got Lawsuits (If You Reveal The Ending Before The Episode Airs)". Magic Magazine, October 2012. Order the issue here, or read the original essay (check the comments for feedback from other contestants).

I Eat Camping Fuel in McSweeney’s Internet Tendency, November 2009

Essay: "Courtesies" in Travelers’ Tales: Prague, published 2009.

Forthcoming publications include:

Allison’s poem "Misdirection" will be included in Floating Bridge Review, Issue#7 October 2014