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The theme of the 2018 Flash Fiction Contest was "finding yourself in a new situation." We loved reading through all the entries and listening to your stories. Congratulations to our winners! 


  • 1st Place: Passage to Morning by R. Dana Barlow
  • 2nd Place: The Reverse Escape by Rosey Lee
  • 3rd Place: Opening Day by Gordon Petry


  • 1st Place: Orange Slices of Life by Penelope Duran
  • 2nd Place: Take Me Home by Tashnim Rashid Tawsif
  • 3rd Place: The White Door by Natalia Oryl

Children (ages 5 to 7)

  • 1st Place: Isha's Incredible Trip by Nandini Unni (age 7)

Children (ages 8 to 11)

  • 1st Place: A No-Sob Moving Story by Alandee Patil (age 11)
  • 2nd Place: The New Student by Umamah (age 8)