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 2016

2017 Best Small Fictions Nominations

KYSO Flash is pleased to announce the nomination of five works (published during calendar year 2016) for the third annual Best Small Fictions Anthology:

Flash Fiction:


Prose Poem:

* Results: Two BSF 2017 Finalists from KYSO Flash:

 Picking Sunflowers for Van Gogh, a haibun story first published in KF-6 by Harriot West, was among the 55 winning works selected by Guest Editor Amy Hempel for the 2017 anthology.

 Hackmuth’s Mannequin Dream by Dan Gilmore (from his collection of haibun stories New Shoes [KYSO Flash, 2015]) was nominated for BSF by an outside editor and later selected as one of the 49 finalists.

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