August’s Zeroflash Guest Judge

Jan Kaneen is a self-identifying weirdo who writes weird stories from her haunted cottage in the Cambridgeshire fens. She’s half way through an MA in Creative Writing at the OU and has been published round and about. This story, is nominated for a 2018 Pushcart. She blogs at and tweets as @Jankaneen1

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August’s Zeroflash Entries

What Casey Did by John Clewarth Taking a deep breath, Darton strode into the house, and was temporarily reassured.  He could smell cooking; Casey couldn’t be completely out of her skull. Surely. He opened the living room door.  The television flickered images of the early evening news; the miners still picketing in their never-ending strike.  […]

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August’s Zeroflash Competition

This month our competition is a HORROR! I want to be scared out of my wits. Terror, fright, demented monsters and more…let your imagination flow. but…I want it set in a synonymously 80’s setting. A run-down estate, an 80’s video game parlour, an underground train…whatever you deem 80s and potentially terrifying. Have at it! Just […]

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Another new partner

Carrying-on from our last announcement, where we announced that Uprising Review will be providing the winning entry with a interview, now…there’s even more! In addition to the money, the illustration and the interview, Zeroflash is now partnered with Elijah Lucian to provide an audio performance of the winning piece. That’s right, you’ll hear your words […]

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A new partener

Over the last two years Zeroflash has been proud to be a part of the flash fiction community. We began with no prizes, then added a free illustration, then £10 and now, to increase the Grand Prize even further Zeroflash can announce that they are now partnered with Uprising Review. The guys at Uprising (@uprisingstories) […]

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