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Workshops & Articles

FlashXer (Flash Fiction Exercise List)

Flash Fiction Writing Workshop

Liars, Ink


Short Short Story/Flash Fiction

Suddenly, Flash Fiction:
A Course In Writing Short Shorts

The Essentials of Micro Fiction
by Camille Renshaw

The Exercise of Writing Sudden Fiction
by K.L. Storer

Flash Fiction: A Thumbnail History
by Thomas Hazuka

Flash What? A Quick look at Flash Fiction
by Jason Gurley

Good Things Come In Small Packages
by Jack Goodstein

Riding the Meridian - Dazzled by Flash Fiction
by Pamalyn Casto

A Technique For Creating Flash Fiction

Writing Flash Fiction
by G.W. Thomas

Magazines & Contests

The Berkeley Fiction Review


Doorknobs & Bodypaint

E2K's Flash Fiction Contest

fifty word fiction


Glimmer Train Very Short Fiction Award

The Green Tricycle

Gx Webzine

Insolent Rudder

The Iowa Review

New Times - San Luis Obispo - 55 Fiction

North American Review


Pif Magazine

Prose Ax

The Prose Poem: An International Journal

Quarterly West

Quick Fiction

Quoth the Raven Literary Review

Short Stories Magazine



Vestal Review

Victoria School of Writing
Illustrated Postcard Fiction Contest

Web Del Sol

Writer's Digest Writing Contests and Competitions


Selected Author Links

Sholom Aleichem

Julia Alvarez

Sherwood Anderson

Max Apple

Margaret Atwood

Russell Banks

Donald Barthelme

Charles Baxter

Joe David Bellamy

Roy Blount, Jr.

Heinrich Böll

Jorge Luis Borges

T. C. Boyle

Ray Bradbury

Richard Brautigan

Gregory Burnham

Barry Callaghan

Ron Carlson

Raymond Carver

Fred Chappell

John Cheever

Anton Chekov

Kelly Cherry

Bernard Cooper

Julio Cortázar

Stephen Crane

Lydia Davis

Stuart Dybek

Russell Edson

Carolyn Forché

H.E. Francis

K.C. Frederick

Mark Halliday

Barry Hannah

Ernest Hemingway

Spencer Holst

Langston Hughes

James Joyce

Franz Kafka

Jamaica Kincaid

John L'Heureux

Giuseppe di Lampedusa

D.H. Lawrence

Fred Leebron

Doris Lessing

Robert Hill Long

Bret Lott

Bernard Malamud

Gabriel Garcia Márquez

Michael Martone

Jack Matthews

Guy de Maupassant

W.H. Merklee

Leonard Michaels

Yukio Mishima

Augusto Monterroso

Tim O'Brien

Philip F. O'Connor

Joyce Carol Oates

Grace Paley

Octavio Paz

Luigi Pirandello

Katherine Anne Porter

Francine Prose

Bruce Holland Rogers

Scott Russell Sanders

Jo Sapp

Richard Shelton

Mark Strand

Elizabeth Tallent

James Thurber

John Updike

Giovanni Verga

Kurt Vonnegut

David Foster Wallace

Diane Williams

Tennessee Williams

William Carlos Williams

Robley Wilson, Jr.

Tobias Wolff

Other Resources


Coffeehouse for Writers



Selected Shorts on NPR




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