KYSO Flash
Knock-Your-Socks-Off Art and Literature
“Flash isn’t a fad, it’s an art; and while I hope people can have fun with it, its pursuit should still be taken seriously.”
— Tara L. Masih, editor of Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Writing Flash Fiction
Update: Fall 2015/
Spring 2016 *

Nominations for The Best Small Fictions 2016

KYSO Flash is pleased to announce the nomination of five works (which we published during calendar year 2015) for the second annual Best Small Fictions [BSF] anthology *


Haibun Story:

Prose Poem:


* Results announced in March 2016 and included three works from KYSO Flash:

 Carnivores by Janey Skinner (published in Issue 4 of KYSO Flash online, aka KF-4) was one of 45 winning works selected by Guest Editor Stuart Dybek for the 2016 anthology, which will be published in October by Queen’s Ferry Press.

 Paddy the Albino by Katey Schultz (from KF-4 online) and The Current Situation by Bob Lucky (from the KYSO Flash Anthology of Haibun and Tanka Forms 2015) were nominated for BSF by outside editors and later selected as two of the 56 finalists.

Although finalists were not reprinted in the anthology, they were acknowledged in a list at the back of the book.

See also our previous nominations:

The Best Small Fictions 2015 (debut issue)

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