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We love every piece we publish in the National Flash Fiction Day Anthology, but sadly we have to choose only a selection to nominate for awards.

Congratulations and good luck to this year's nominees!

Best Small Fictions

  • Behind Every Sign is a Story by James Burt
  • The Door by Vanessa Gebbie
  • Listening from the Outside by Lucy Goldring
  • Mum Tastes of Disappointment by Emily Devane
  • Safekeeping by Sarah Salway

Best Microfictions

  • Charlie Walker's Thirst by Nan Wigington
  • For You, I am by Alison Woodhouse
  • Great Sorrows are Mute by Gaynor Jones
  • Havasu Falls by Sara Hills

Pushcart Prize

  • Advent by Anne Summerfield
  • The Advent of Us by Mike Scott Thomson
  • Fire Escape by Rupert Dastur
  • For You, I am by Alison Woodhouse
  • The InterCity 125 from Weymouth by Jenny Woodhouse
  • Not her Child, Not Mine by Alison Powell

We are officially open for submissions for the 2020 National Flash Fiction Day Anthology and Microfiction Competition! 

Submissions will be open from 1 December 2019 to 15 February 2020.

We look forward to reading your words!