Michael Todd Cohen

Profile Photo

Michael Todd Cohen’s work appears in Columbia Journal, X-R-A-Y Literary Magazine, Pithead Chapel, JMWW Journal, and HAD, among others. His writing has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. He lives with his husband and two dogs, by a rusty lighthouse, in Connecticut. You can find him on twitter @mtoddcohen or michaeltoddcohen.com.


Cover Photo: This photograph shows a lightning strike coming down from the clouds all the way to purplish mountains in the distance. The colors of the photograph (purples sky, red sand, green brush) are vivid and electric, the desert alive with the promise of rain that has not yet arrived.
When Flash Nonfiction Strikes You

After contact, you may feel exposed, raw, tingly. Learn about flash nonfiction forms and what to do if you want to write flash of your own.