Women’s Fiction Awards 2018: Flash Fiction Competition


1st Prize: £500

Three other finalists will each receive £50. All four winning stories will be published in the March issue of Mslexia.

Judge: Meg Pokrass, editor of New Flash Fiction Review and curator of the Flash Fiction Festival UK
Fee: £5 per story
Closing date: 1 October 2018

We’re excited to open for entries to our second Flash Fiction Competition, now part of the Mslexia Women’s Fiction Awards – the category for writers who prefer to keep their storytelling concise. Our judge, Meg Pokrass, is a flash fiction expert, perfectly placed to find the very best of our entries, four of which will then will be published in Mslexia in March 2019.

The competition is open to women of any nationality from any country, and welcomes flash fiction of up to 300 words in length (not including the title). If you would also like to enter a short story, please click here.

All genres welcome. Please include a cover sheet for your entry.

Please ensure you’ve read the rules and FAQs before entering.

For any questions about your entry, email, or call 0191 204 8860.

Each entry fee allows you to submit one piece of flash fiction. If you would like to enter more than one piece, please ensure you select the correct number of entries below.

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