The TSS International Flash Fiction Competition, 2017 is an annual event and we couldn’t be prouder to announce that not one, but two Zeroflash alumni are shortlisted for the Flash Fiction 500 prize! Weibo Grobler and Chris Stanley have found their works – ‘The Man with his Head in his Hands’ & ‘Orange Blossom Summer’ both by Wiebo Grobler and ‘Parabolas’ by […]Read more "Zeroflash alums shortlisted for TSS prize"
Blood Splatter by Steve Lodge @steveweave71 I can hear the storm singing in the wind as I look down to the weir at Standing Lakes. This point is called Sinister Farewell. A friend told me he’d seen them queue up to jump to their deaths, particularly around Halloweenfest. Now that’s a dark celebration round these […]Read more "October’s Zeroflash Entries"
Helen Rye lives in Norwich, UK, where she shares a writing sofa with a six-year-old and a cat. She has won the Bath Flash Award, been nominated for Best Small Fictions and shortlisted for the Bridport Prize. Stories in or forthcoming in places including Flash Frontier, NFFD Anthology, Connotation Press. Twitter: @helenrye http://www.helenrye.com What got […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Helen Rye"
I’ve been writing as an attorney for some time, and I recently returned to creative writing. I’ll give you my perspective on both, as relevant. website: http://www.michaelcarter.ink email: firstname.lastname@example.org Twitter: @mcmichaelcarter What got you interested in writing? I read Frank Herbert’s Dune when I was in the fourth grade. It blew me away. Many of […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Michael Carter"
I was born in Oxford in 1955. My mother was a doctor and my father was a soil scientist (something which I always found a bit embarrassing: why couldn’t he have done a science with a proper name like Geology or Zoology?) I have lived in Bristol and North Wales but have spent most of […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Chris Beckett"
Dear Zero Flash reader, My name is Bart Van Goethem. I am a writer, drummer and addict (Real Racing 3). My goal is to play my way through life. So far, so good. Find Bart on Twitter @bartvangoethem bartvangoethem.com What got you into writing? That’s actually a very good question. I grew up in a […]Read more "Getting into writing – an interview with Bart Van Goethen"
Britny Brooks writes and reads in Philadelphia. She is an editorial assistant at Running Press Books, the Head Serial Fiction Editor for Helios Quarterly, as well as a reader and reviewer for other online literary magazines. She had a dual MFA (in Fiction)/MA (in English), and her weird experimental stories have appeared or are forthcoming […]Read more "For the love of writing – an interview with Britny Brooks"