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Please select your submission type. If you wish to submit text, choose Flash Fiction, up to 500 words, and copy and paste your work in the box - the file upload is optional.

If you would like to submit your work as a visual or audio file, please select Flash A/V.

IMPORTANT INFORMATION - If you encounter any issues with video file uploads please contact us for help - contact@freeflashfiction.com

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Flash Fiction

Submission Guidelines

  1. Flash Fiction stories of no more than 500 words
  2. Entrants must be 16 years or over.
  3. Submissions are open to writers worldwide but stories must be written in English.
  4. Entry is open to everyone; locally, nationally and internationally.
  5. An entry can only be made by the work’s individual author.
  6. Entries must be fiction but can be on any subject, and written in any style or form.
  7. Entries can be accepted in the following formats: Microsoft Word Document (.doc or .docx), OpenDocument Text (.odt), Rich Text Format (.rtf), and Text Document (.txt).
  8. Please try to copy and paste your work into the "Copy" box below.
  9. Worldwide copyright of each entry remains with the author.
  10. Please include a contact email address with your submission!

Please include a third-person biography of no more than 50 words along with your flash fiction piece.

Flash A/V

Submission Guidelines

  1. Entrants must be 16 years or over.
  2. The competition is open to writers worldwide but stories must be written in English.
  3. Entry is open to everyone; locally, nationally and internationally.
  4. An entry can only be made by the work’s individual author.
  5. Entries must be fiction but can be on any subject, and written in any style or form.
  6. Entries can be accepted in the following formats: Audio (mp3, wav, ogg, oga, wma, mka, m4a, ra, mid, midi) or Video (avi, divx, flv, mov, ogv, mkv, mp4, m4v, divx, mpg, mpeg, mpe).
  7. Please try to copy and paste your work into the "Copy" box below.
  8. Worldwide copyright of each entry remains with the author;
  9. Please include an email address with your submission!

Please include a third-person biography of no more than 50 words along with your flash fiction piece.

Please upload one of the following

Supported file formats: Video (avi, divx, flv, mov, ogv, mkv, mp4, m4v, divx, mpg, mpeg, mpe)

Supported file formats: Audio (mp3, wav, ogg, oga, wma, mka, m4a, ra, mid, midi)

Valid URL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HJRzUQMhJMQ
Invalid URL: https://youtu.be/HJRzUQMhJMQ

Valid URL: https://vimeo.com/274860274
Invalid URL: https://vimeo.com/channels/staffpicks/274860274