Flashes is seeking previously unpublished work in the English language only. Work self-published to personal blogs and noticeboards will not be excluded. Submissions should be properly edited and submitted in manuscript format. Accepted file types are .doc or .docx . Other formats are not accepted.
Submissions should include:
– a cover letter including an author bio (up to 150 words). Please do not include your author’s bio in the actual manuscript, submit the bio as a separate document.
– The email header should contain the type of submission (Short Story, non-fiction, Flash or Poetry), the title of the piece and your surname.
– a recent photo to be used, if your submission has been accepted
– a link to your website, if you want us to include it with your submission, if it has been accepted

Short stories and non-fiction can be up to 3,000 words and Flash fiction up to 1,000 words. Poetry can be of any length. Only submit one short story, one flash fiction piece or up to three poems (in a single, attached document) at a time.
Simultaneous submissions are accepted, but please notify us immediately if the work is placed elsewhere.

Please submit to : [email protected]