Mrs. Winkler’s Writing

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Here are some links to work I’ve published in online journals or where you can purchase anthologies that include my work. I also have links to youtube videos of “A Carolina Story,” a musical I wrote with music by Curtis McCarley based on the Book of Job. Finally, I have included some links to online interviews I’ve done and other articles about my work


Turtle magazine (first published in St. Anthony Messenger)

“Gentlemen Friends”–Scarlet Leaf Review (forthcoming)

“Wee Beasties: A Christmas Tale”Saturday Evening Post 

“Nascent”SciPhi Journal

“Hike”Fabula Argentea

“Confession is Good for the Soul”Page & Spine

“Friends of the Library”The Dead Mule School of Southern Literature

“American Gothic”Teach. Write. — Spring 2018

“Burn Out”Dual Coast Magazine

“Pilgrimage”Bethlehem Writers Roundtable

“Ballade”The Flash Fiction Press

“The Healing Stone”The Secret Attic: Where Writers Write

An Offering of Violets–A flipbook produced for Grace Community Church’s Lenten Series–first published in joyful! magazine

Mordecai’s Grave–republished in Teach. Write (Spring~Summer 2021)–first published in AIM: America’s Intercultural Magazine


“For I Have Not Yet Returned”Unbroken Circle–Stories of Cultural Diversity in the South, edited by Julia Watts and Larry Smith–Bottom Dog Press

“Tippy”Passion for Cats–Green Gecko Publishing

“Excerpt from Flood”Pisgah Review


A Carolina Story–Act I–BRCC-TV

A Carolina Story–Act II–BRCC-TV

“Promotional Video for A Carolina Story”–BRCC-TV


“Main Street takes stage in new play” (especially close to my heart following the death in January 2021 of the play’s author, my dear friend Tom Orr)


“Family is theme of ‘Over the River and Through the Woods'”Hendersonville Times-News

“Flat Rock Playhouse’s ‘My Way’ a must-see”Summerwind Productions

 ‘Complete Works’ is non-stop hilariatyHendersonville Times-News

‘Last Five Years’ is beautifully stagedHendersonville Times-News

Flat Rock Playhouse’s ‘Evita’ is not to be missedHendersonville Times-News

Getting to know ‘Almost, Maine‘–Hendersonville Times-News

Great fun happens on the way to the ‘forum’Mountain Xpress


“Beloved colleague will be missed”Hendersonville Times-News


“Winkler among honored faculty”Hendersonville Times-News

“‘Important Theater’ Takes Current Relevance at Blue Ridge Community College” (about the play Battered)–Matt Peiken–Blue Ridge Public Radio

“Everybody’s Issue”(About the play Battered)–Karin Strickland —Bold Life Magazine

“Advice for English Composition Instructors”–Henry Styron

“Horror classic to be staged at Blue Ridge Community College”-Hendersonville Times-News

“A Carolina Story to help struggling students”Hendersonville Times-News

Six Questions for Katie Winkler, Editor Teach. Write. –Interview by author Jim Harrington for his blog “Six Questions For…” where editors and publishers discuss writing flash fiction, short stories, poetry, and novels.”

“Katie Winkler Joins NCWN Board of Trustees”North Carolina Writers’ Network