April Guest Judge

Following on from last month’s win Sian Brighal will be donning the judge’s wig this for april and casting her expert eye over your entries. Best of luck to all. Sian is an ex-Chemistry teacher experimenting in writing, melding her love of science with whatever unsuspecting story plot catches her eye. She also likes to draw: an incurable doodler. […]

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April’s Entries

Courtship of the Sewer King By S.E. Casey Misty slipped between the bent bars of the spillway grate.  It was becoming a tight fit; another year and she would be too big to pass through.  Careful as she was, her school dress got smeared with rust. It couldn’t be helped.  When he called, she had […]

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April’s Zeroflash Competition

Following a survey on our twitter page, our theme for this month is…HORROR! Abandoned buildings, gothic homes, wooded lands, strange smells…whatever makes you cringe and crawl to your very core. It can be b-movie themed, funny or plain terrifying…dealer’s choice. Just the one submission each per person, please. 300 words, maximum. Deadline is Midnight GMT […]

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March Zeroflash Entries

Who Knew? by Susan Cornford Carley crouched on the floor and listened to bullets slam into the wall behind her. Someone must have compromised the motel safe-house. Why had she followed Jake into that alley while he bought drugs? Was it lack of excitement in her middle-class life or some kind of death wish? Questions […]

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March Guest Judge

We are very pleased to belatedly announce that our guest judge for March’s Zeroflash competition is February’s winner, Christopher Stanley Christopher lives on a hill in England with his three sons who share a birthday but aren’t triplets. In 2016, his stories won multiple prizes and were published in places like The Molotov Cocktail, Jellyfish Review, […]

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