News by Peter Derk October 9, 2014
Black Balloon Publishing announces open submission period for the Horatio Nelson Fiction Prize. No reading fee!
Column by Taylor Houston September 30, 2014
It's my BIRTHDAY month...so someone write me an awesome birthday-themed flash fiction story.
News by Joshua Chaplinsky September 3, 2014
The director of 'Videodrome' and 'The Fly' has written a novel. You want to read it.
Column by Taylor Houston August 29, 2014
Red, hot summer FLASH!
Column by Brandon Tietz August 12, 2014
A behind the scenes chronicle of 'Burnt Tongues,' the Chuck Palahniuk anthology, as recounted by one of the authors.
Column by Taylor Houston July 31, 2014
Finish my sentence...and WIN!
Column by Taylor Houston June 30, 2014
Win James Neal Harvey's latest and celebrate 100 years of Joyce.
Column by Taylor Houston May 30, 2014
15 words or less about this old house. Go.
Column by Taylor Houston April 30, 2014
Poetry Noir and a SWEET prize from Richard Thomas.
Column by Taylor Houston March 31, 2014
More awesome reads from Two Dollar Radio will be awarded to the best Flash Fiction story about Pi(e)!
Column by Taylor Houston February 27, 2014
Short month and a closer deadline. Get Flashy!
Column by Taylor Houston January 31, 2014
New year, new rules. This month, write about something "new" in 14 words or less.
Column by Taylor Houston January 1, 2014
Can't get "Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer" out of your head? Did you just watch "A Muppet Christmas Carol" for the 100th time (even though you're 41?)Then this edition of the Smackdown is for you!
Column by Taylor Houston November 27, 2013
Win a copy of the Kwik Krimes anothology by writing a 100-word "Flash Crime" story.
Column by Taylor Houston October 31, 2013
I dare you to scare me. 25 words. 2 sentences. Endless opportunity for horror and pre-Halloween fright.
Updated With Winners: LitReactor's Flash Fiction Smackdown: September Edition (...and another chance to win Chuck Palahniuk's new book!)Column by Taylor Houston September 30, 2013
Get another chance to win one of three copies we are giving away of Chuck Palahniuk's next book Doomed by writing a metaphor for Purgatory in 25 words or less.
News by Christopher Shultz
App developers gained access to HarperCollins OpenSource API in a competition to "break the binding" of traditional reading experiences.
News by Dean Fetzer September 13, 2013
A contest asking for illustrations of “popular villainess Harley Quinn seemingly about to commit suicide while naked”, announced just days before the start of National Suicide Prevention Week.
Column by Taylor Houston August 30, 2013
25 Words. 2 Sentences. Win!
Column by Taylor Houston July 31, 2013
Win a copy of DOOMED, Chuck Palahniuk's upcoming sequel to DAMNED, in: Flash Fiction Smackdown - Dante Edition
News by Dean Fetzer June 19, 2013
The Jim Henson Company and Grosset & Dunlap have announced a competition to write a YA novel based on the 1982 movie.
News by Dean Fetzer April 23, 2013
A new writing contest sponsored by the Italian design house on the subject “the reality and its perception”.
Column by Taylor Houston March 29, 2013
Two sentences. 25 words. Flash!
Column by Taylor Houston February 28, 2013
New Rules: 25 words. 2 sentences.
News by Emily Rose Lathrop February 2, 2013
Got a favorite book that's ready to fall apart? Don't throw it out, snap a picture of it and you could win prizes!