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300 Word Flash Fiction Competition

flash fiction competition

1st Prize: £200

2nd Prize: £100

3rd Prize: £75

Closing date: 25th April 2017

Entry fee: £2.50 or FREE to Write, Learn and Publish members

For this flash fiction writing competition, take a look at the photo depicted here and write a story about it using 300 words or less including the title. Remember, with 300 words only, every single word counts. Choose your starting point well.


You must be aged 18 or over

Open to writers worldwide

Maximum word count is 300 including the title

Submissions must be original and previously unpublished

You may enter multiple submissions providing the correct fees are paid

You must enter on or before the closing date

Submissions must be written in English

We welcome imaginative interpretations of the theme

Payment must be made via PayPal and please add the payment reference number to the email. Write, Learn and Publish members should just email their submission to us adding their unique membership number to the subject line of the email.

Submissions must be pasted into the body of the email (unless otherwise specified) and sent to:

[email protected]

Make your payment below and if you wish enter multiple times, just change the quantity in the PayPal field.

Please allow 11-12 weeks for competition results to be announced, awarded and published. We only publish the winning submission. Entry implies acceptance to the rules.

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