Emily Koon

I am a fiction writer and author of We Are Still Here, a short story collection available for pre-order now from Conium Press. I have an MFA in Creative Writing from Emerson College and work in the publications below.


We Are Still Here – Winner, Conium Press Book and Chapbook contest

The People Who Live in the Sears – Winner, The Conium Review 2015 Innovative Fiction Contest

Everyone You Love, Everyone You Know, Everyone You Ever Heard Of (Chapbook) – Finalist, Gold Line Press Chapbook Contest


The Ghosts of St. Louis – The Rumpus

Golden Horizons – Potomac Review

What Happens at Home Since I’ve Gone AwayPortland Review

So Then Pam Wakes Up and Bobby’s in the Shower, Acting Like Nothing Happened ~ fwriction : review

Quantum Tentacles ~ Fiddleblack

Moonlight Madness ~ Word Riot

United Parcel Service – The Conium Review


In a Dark WoodLiterary Orphans

The People Who Live in the Sears – The Conium Review
Winner of the 2015 Innovative Fiction Contest

Butterbean – The Conium Review

The Water GoblinPaper Darts

Renascentia Midway Journal

Relámpago del Catatumbo ~ Atticus Review

Holes ~ Thin Air

The End of Everything ~ Bluestem Magazine

Somewhere in the Orion Nebula ~ decomP

Nancy’s Rat ~ Camera Obscura

Miss Orange Blossom County ~ TINGE Magazine

Moss ~ Necessary Fiction

Baked Beans, Corn on the Cob, a Fruit Cup and Our Bare Hands ~ Monkeybicycle

TNT ~ Quarterly West

Circling ~ Bayou

Magdalene ~ Hot Metal Bridge

Shame ~ A cappella Zoo

Silver Lake ~ Meridian