Hello everyone. This month’s Zeroflash competition is on the theme of… Family. I’ve been lucky enough to marry a wonderful woman and my daughter, while being a terror, is the reason I try so very hard to keep this site alive. I want her to see that while Daddy might have to work hard elsewhere, […]Read more "February’s Zeroflash Flashfiction Competition"
It’s fantasy month at Zeroflash. That means, to me at least, dark and mysterious, gothic and terrible, haunted houses and spooky cemeteries. For those of you that would care to submit, we’re looking for stories of anywhere up to 300 words. We’d love a beginning, are partial to a middle and if you could see your way […]Read more "January 2019 Zeroflash flashfiction competition"
I’m StronglyOPlatypus, the Editor-in-Chief of Worldbuilding Magazine. We’re an online publication dedicated to providing quality, informative articles and stories surrounding the topic of creating worlds. Our team of volunteers ensures each of our bimonthly issues is filled with edited, illustrated, and educational content. More information and all of the magazine’s past issues can be found […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with StronglyOPlatypus, Editor-in-Chief of Worldbuilding Magazine"
The Final Cut by Stephanie Musarra “If I can’t get more customers, I’m going to have to sell the place.” Eric lit up a cigarette. “How about installing a stripper pole in the middle of the room?” Dan grinned, as he sat down for his haircut. “Is that even legal?” Ted inquired. Eric glanced at […]Read more "December’s Zeroflash competition Entries"
Happy Christmas to all! This month, I’d like to trouble you for the most, joyous, loving, delightful, heart-warming expression of festivity and wonder you can muster. For those of you that would care to submit, we’re looking for stories of anywhere up to 300 words. We’d love a beginning, are partial to a middle and if you […]Read more "December Zeroflash Flashfiction Competition"
DEVIL’S ADVOCATE by Charlotte O’Farrell @ChaOFarrell When conversation turned to Paul’s new favourite TV show, ‘Devil’s Advocate’, Sally resisted the urge to roll her eyes. It must have been the hundredth time he’d told her about it, but like all his other little obsessions, it sounded harmless enough. In any case, it was building to […]Read more "Horror/Halloween ZEROFLASH COMPETITION ENTRIES"
And the Little One said … by Jack Koebnig @koebnig ‘… roll over, Sam! I’m serious. Make room.’ Although Amy’s voice was turning frosty, and Sam knew not to push his sister, he claimed the duvet they were supposed to be sharing and pretended to be asleep. Amy leaned over, saw that he was smirking. […]Read more "‘And the Little One said…’ by Jack Koebnig – Zeroflash"