THE RUSTY TOQUE & MOCKLER'S WRITING WORKSHOP PRESENT
THE 2017 FLASH FICTION CONTEST FOR EMERGING WRITERS


DEADLINE

  • October 1, 2017 - DEADLINE EXTENDED UNTL OCTOBER 15, 2017

JUDGES

  • Kathryn Mockler (Publisher, The Rusty Toque) and Aaron Schneider (Senior Literary Editor, The Rusty Toque)

PRIZES

  • WINNER: $200 (CAD) + publication in Issue 13 of The Rusty Toque + will be enrolled in Introduction to Short Fiction, a 4-week online and self-paced short fiction writing course ($125 value)
  • FINALISTS: up to 3 finalists will receive an honourable mention on the website

ENTRY FEE

  • Free

LENGTH

  • 300 to 500 words

​SUBMISSION GUIDELINES

  • In the spirit of supporting emerging writers, this contest is open to writers who have not yet published a book-length collection of fiction, poetry, nonfiction, or a novel.
  • Flash fiction stories should be unpublished and written in English.
  • Only one entry per person.
  • International submissions are welcome.
  • Revisions are not allowed and we cannot offer feedback on submissions.
  • To enter, sign up for Mockler's Writing Workshop Newsletter below and you will be sent a link to enter the contest. [Note: You can unsubscribe from the newsletter anytime. We recommend waiting until the contest closes so that we can notify you of the results which will be announced by November 1. 2017.]
 
 
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