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We run a flash fiction contest on Twitter from time to time, here are our brilliant winners!


#FairytaleFlashFiction Contest

It was the first rain in her lifetime. Fires waned across the battlefield and went out one by one like candles in the night. She lay down her sword and wept for the dead, and the living. They needed a leader now, and they would look to her.


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 Irish ex-pat living in Edinburgh whose New Years resolution was to write more.  

"...We think this story is just breathtaking. It gives the reader an incredibly vivid and visceral emotion and image..." Dancing Bear Books Team

WINNER of MAY 2019

#FairytaleFlashFiction Contest

The girl placed the stolen ring on the dead king's cold finger. The leaky tomb started to glow and his hand began to twitch. His gruff whisper: "Now we begin."


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Former professional wrestler and pinup model from Chicago. She has appeared in the Chicago Tribune, Vamp Cat, and Rhythm & Bones YANYR Anthology, among others.

"...This was a really strong story, in only 30 words, december managed to envoke some really powerful imagergy..." Dancing Bear Books Team