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Eyelands International Flash Fiction Contest

Posted on Tue, Feb 6 2018 12:05 pm by Andriana Minou

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Welcome to Eyelands 1st International Flash Fiction contest! We’re looking for short stories, of 500 words maximum in any genre on the theme of “Dreams”.

Seven years since the beginning of our annual international short story competition, which is the only international short story contest based in Greece, we decided to run a new international contest for flash fiction. We hope it will be as successful as our short story competition and gain the same respect and recognition on an international level whilst giving more writers the opportunity to see their work published and enjoy a holiday in Crete!

The contest runs from January 20th through March 20th, 2018
Theme of the contest: “Dreams”
First prize:
A week holiday οn the island of Crete (for 2 people)
Three prize winners: publication in anthology, handmade ceramic gift, certificate, complimentary copy of the anthology.
Shortlisted stories: Publication in anthology and complimentary copy
Judge: Gregory Papadoyiannis
Collaboration: (online literature magazine) & Strange Days Books (publishing firm)
Entry fee: 5€