“Something Lost” Contest Winners 2016

Congratulations to Leonard Kress and Joe McDade, who tied for first place in our “Something Lost” microfiction contest! There were so many strong entries, it was nearly impossible to decide. Thank you to everyone who entered this contest!   What…
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Flash Worldwide by Robert Shapard

Flash Worldwide: A New Anthology, Flash Fiction International, from W.W. Norton   The following notes are from a ten-minute talk for AWP, April 10, 2015. Please excuse the short-hand logic and colloquial grammar —Robert Shapard, Editor I want to talk…
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Contest Winner 2015

Our 2015 Contest Winning story is “Fun and Wonderful Toy” by Joseph Young She was about to come—eyes back, knees up, chin toward the ceiling—when he heard it. “Shhh!” he said. He put his palm across her teeth.  From the…
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