I live in St. Paul, Minnesota, and write fiction (mostly speculative) and the occasional poem or humor piece.
My work has appeared in Lightspeed Magazine, io9.com, Ares Magazine, Glossynews.com, Revolver, the Great Jones Street short story app and many other websites and publications.
Feel free to contact me by email at shalenelson at gmail dot com.
- My new short story "Babble for Me" is forthcoming in Grotesque Magazine.
- "We Go Way Back" is featured in Issue #4 of Ares Magazine.
- "Pay Phobetor" was selected as a Notable Story in The Best American Science Fiction & Fantasy 2015 (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt).
- Parish Jeppa Goes Wrong is live on Amazon.
- My short screenplay "No Price Too High" was selected as a semi-finalist in the BlueCat Screenplay Contest.