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FFF Competition Twenty closed on 23rd February 2024 

 

Thank you to everyone who entered - flash fiction is a genre proven to ignite the imagination of the writing community!

 

- Long-list to be announced ASAP!

FFF Competition Eighteen closed on 23rd October 2023

 

Read the winning story - Annie Builds Walls by S.A. Greene

 

Competition Eighteen Shortlist

Competition Eighteen Long-list 

 

FFF Competition Eighteen Judge’s Report by Emma Phillips

 

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge Emma Phillips

@words_outwest

@emmapwrites.bsky.social

FFF Competition Seventeen closed on 23rd August 2023

 

Read the winning story - Frontier by Emma Phillips

 

Competition Seventeen Shortlist

Competition Seventeen Long-list

 

FFF Competition Seventeen Judge’s Report by Sarah Royston

 

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge Sarah Royston

 

@SarahRoyston4

hedgeways.wordpress.com

Competition  Fifteen closed on April 23rd 2023

 

Read the winning story  - Here Come The Gulls by Emma Phillips

 

Competition Fifteen Shortlist

Competition Fifteen Long-list

 

FFF Competition Fifteen – Judge’s Report by Charles Prelle

 

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge Charles Prelle

Competition Fourteen closed on February 23rd 2023.

 

Read the winning story - The Transfer of Energy Between Two Bodies in Motion by Charles Prelle

Competition Fourteen Shortlist

Competition Fourteen Long-list

Competition Fourteen Judges Report by Maria Thomas

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge Maria Thomas

@AppleWriter 

@AppleShapedWriter

Competition Thirteen closed on December 23rd 2022.

Read the winning story 'Grandpa called her Tiger' by Maria Thomas

Competition Thirteen Shortlist

Competition Thirteen Long-list

 

Competition Thirteen Judges Report by Alison Wassell

 

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to 

Alison Wassell

Competition Twelve - closed 23rd October 2022

Read the winning story 'Superman Smiles' by Alison Wassell

Competition Twelve Judges Report by Julia Ruth Smith

The Competition Twelve Shortlist

Competition Twelve Long-list

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge

Julia Ruth Smith

 

@JuliaRuthSmith1

Competition Eleven - closed 23rd August 2022

Read the winning story 'Your Husband Is a Crocodile Tonight' by

Competition Eleven Judges Report by JP Relph

Competition Eleven Shortlist

Competition Eleven Long-list

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge

JP Relph

Click on the link below to read JP’s flash fiction and short stories where they have been published online..

Fuck Off, That's Not How It Ends!

 @RelphJp

Competition Ten - closed 23rd June 2022

Read the winning story 'Do Everything Your Mama Said Not To' by JP Relph

Read the Competition Ten Judges Report by Charles Prelle

Competition Ten Shortlist

 Competition Ten Long-list

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge

Charles Prelle

   cprellewriter.wordpress.com

 @CharlesPrelle 

Competition Nine -  closed 23rd April 2022

Read the winning story 'White Noise' by Charles Prelle

Read the Competition Nine Judges Report by Michelle Christophorou

Competition Nine Shortlist

Competition Nine Long-list

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to judge Michelle Christophorou

@MAChristophorou

 

Competition Seven - closed 23rd December 2021

Read the Competition Seven Judges Report by Rachel O'Cleary

Read the winning story 'The Grievers' Horror Film Club' by Martha Lane 

Competition Seven Shortlist

Competition Seven Long-list

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to Rachel O'Cleary 

@RachelOCleary1

List of publications: rachelocleary.wordpress.com

Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to

Abi Hennig.

Abi Hennig

@abihennig

Follow the link below to read more of Abi's flash fiction

thinkingtwentythingsatonce

 Free Flash Fiction would like to say a big thank you to Hazel Turner 

Hazel Turner

Read 'A Rose among Thistles' here ...

and 'Doors closing' here - both at reedsyprompts 

'This Time will be Different'- at Didcot Writers

Free Flash Fiction would like to thank Tom O'Brien.

When approached to see if he was interested in being the judge for our first competition, he did not hesitate to say yes.

 Homemade Weather - by Tom O'Brien - part of a three story anthology - available at Retreat West Books 

Tom O'Brien's Novella-in-Flash Straw Gods is available at Reflex Press.

 @tomwrote

 www.tomobrien.co.uk

 

Free Flash Fiction would also like to thank Lou Willmott for her invaluable contribution as part of the FFF editorial team.

Check out her podcast Lou Reads 

'Writing a book is hard, but reading them is often easier! Join Lou as she talks, dissects, and shares ideas about her favourite reads, all from a writer's point of view.'