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Flash Fiction Contest Runners Up: #2

I knew it was a mistake the moment it was over. Your ghost follows my footsteps before I even make them everyplace I seem to go. I can hear the echo of you; see the memory start to reform before my very eyes. Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest Runners Up: #3

I knew it was a mistake the moment the words were out of my mouth, but it was too late. I couldn’t catch hold of those words, as they raced through the air, and pull them back into my mouth, never to be spoken. Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest Runners Up: #4

Here is another runner-up from my Summer Flash Fiction Contest. All entries were based on the theme “I knew it was a mistake the moment it was over.” #4 is by Caleb Adebayo from Nigeria. Enjoy! I could taste my heartbeat … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest Runners Up: #5

This week I’ll be posting the stories of the runners-up from my Summer Flash Fiction Contest. All entries were based on the theme “I knew it was a mistake the moment it was over.” The level of talent was amazing, and there was such a variety of styles. It was so difficult to chose. Continue reading

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Short Shorts I Loved: Tim Lyddiatt

Silence then, the shock receding. We begin again, promising ourselves we’ll get it right this time. Continue reading

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Short Shorts I Loved: Q & A by Rose O’Kaye

Some stories didn’t follow the theme of my summer contest, but were so good I wanted to share them with you anyway. This short short is by Rose O’Kaye. Enjoy! Continue reading

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The Flash Fiction Contest Winners TBA, But First…

Sorry for the delay. The summer went fast and I was totally surprised and almost overwhelmed by the responses from the Summer Flash Fiction Contest.
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Sunshine: A Short Summer Romance

It doesn’t take all day to recognize sunshine, but the main question on the floor is, “What do you do when you see it? Do you run to it and bathe in its warmth? Continue reading

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Lists of Writing Contests/Calls for Submissions for August

Lists of writing competitions and calls for submissions organized into a monthly timeline format. All listings have free entry/submission and are totally online! Continue reading

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ATTN #Writers: Flash Fiction Contest Extended!

The Summer Flash Fiction contest will be extended until 8/24/2015. Write a 450 word story, win $100! Continue reading

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