Getting into writing – an interview with Steven Kay, founder of Sheffield Authors

Name: Steven Kay. I started writing my first novel The Evergreen in red and white in 2008. I tried to get it traditionally published but without success, so I was faced with binning over 2000 hours of work or trying to do it independently. So I set up my own 1889 books publishing label ( […]

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October’s Zeroflash Competition

Hello everyone. Thanks for your repeated interest in our blog. This month, well, it’s Halloween. So, in-keeping with the season, our competition is a horrific one…with a twist. You can be a devilish and deviant as you like (within accepted limits of course), but this time around, we’d like you to take nature and the […]

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Our New Artist-in-Residence

Zeroflash are overjoyed to welcome our new Artist-in-Residence, Andrew Howell. Andrew won out inaugural Zero Art competition last year and has graciously agreed to take-over from our previous Artist-n-Residence, Sophia Johnson. We would like to take this opportunity to say a massive thank you to Sophia for all her hard and talented work. Her contribution to […]

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June’s Zeroflash Guest Judge

We’d like to congratulate last month’s winner and thank him for taking on the Guest Judging duties for June. Frank Trautman is a freelance writer, researcher, and scientist currently based in Atlanta. At night, he soars above the city on wings of whiskey and dreams. That’s him, now. Perched on the hood of a Buick […]

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June’s Zeroflash Entries

Game Night by Vicente L Ruiz @VicenteLRuiz “Game night at my place.” Well, not really your best option, since you know she lives with her mother and siblings, one boy and another girl. But you like board games, and you also really do like Anne, so you say yes. And there you go. It turns […]

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June’s Zeroflash Competition

Over the last couple of months we’ve been using genre as our inspiration; Sci-Fi, Horror – well this month, we’re taking a step into the realm of board games. Yep, you read it right. Think ‘Game of Life’, ‘Monopoly’, ‘Jenga’, ‘Candyland’, even ‘Ouija’, whatever inspires you. Just the one submission each per person, please. 300 […]

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