Saturday, May 9, 2015

May Flash Fiction Contest

Today we start taking entries for our Monthly HARD BOILED Flash Fiction Mystery Writing Contest.  For details on what to submit and how to submit please see the HARD BOILED FLASH MYSTERY CONTEST page.  Each month we post a picture that will serve as the back drop for the contest.  Stories are to center around the image in the picture.  You create the story and details, keeping it between 1000-1500 words.  Stories must be with of the Hard Boiled Genre and formatted properly.  The deadline is 5/31/15.  First, Second and Third place Winners will be announced 6/1/15.   See CONTEST PAGE for winning prizes.

To submit your Flash fiction for consideration, please submit to  please attach your work, do not include it in the body of your email.  Title your email; FLASH SUBMISSION.  If you have questions, please title your email: QUERY.  We will answer queries as soon as possible.

Submissions, please include a brief bio about yourself, no more than 300 words in the body of your email.

We will not contact you by email if your story has been chosen as a winner prior to the announcement and posting of your story to the Hard Boiled Website.  Accepted pieces and Winners will be announced here on the website.  We will contact winners after the announcing them here first on the website, to obtain personal information to give away prizes.



This being the initial start of the Flash Monthly Contest, we have started later than we normally would have liked to, However future Monthly Contests pics will be posted on the 1st of each month, starting with June 1st.

Winners for month will be announced the 1st of the New month following here on out.