February 2016 Award Long List

With huge thanks to every writer who entered our Award from all around the world. Second Bath Flash Fiction Award Long List Fiction Title Author All The Time In The World Emily Devane And The Sea Rolls On Emily Devane Are You Afraid Of The Dark? Sarah-Clare Conlon A widow with a bowl of wine […]

Inaugural Award Long List

With huge thanks to every writer who entered our Award from all around the world. Inaugural Bath Flash Fiction Award Long List Fiction Title Author 1492 Harold Bauld A Life Lived in Colour Vanessa Savage Animals Molia Dumbleton Bait Trap Chrissie Cuthbertson Blaze of Glory (The big Crunch) Richard Scarsbrook Bread Peter Watson Carousel Cheryl […]

Ad Hoc Fiction Makes Saboteur Longlist

Thank you to every one who voted for Ad Hoc Fiction, our free weekly micro challenge in the Saboteur Awards 2016. We are very happy to announce that we made the longlist, and with over 1700 nominations we think that’s a brilliant result. Particularly since Ad Hoc has only been going for just over a […]

Interview with Tara Laskowski
Writer and Editor at SmokeLong Quarterly

Tara Laskowski’s short story collection Bystanders was hailed by Jennifer Egan as “a bold, riveting mash-up of Hitchcockian suspense and campfire-tale chills.” She is also the author of Modern Manners For Your Inner Demons, tales of dark etiquette. Her fiction has been published in the Norton anthology Flash Fiction International, Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine, Alfred […]

Award Round Up
June 2017

Thank you to everyone who entered the June 2017 round of Bath Flash Fiction Award. Many writers who’ve entered before submitted again, but there were plenty of new entrants too. This time we received eight hundred and sixty-nine entries from twenty-eight different countries: Australia, Austria, Canada, Cyprus, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, India, Ireland, Israel, […]