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Flash Fiction Slam

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5 Minutes. One story. Can you tell a tale in less time than it takes to hard-boil an egg? Impress our judges with your short-short-story and you could be crowned Northern Short Story Festival Flash Fiction Champion 2018!

Host: Jimmy Andrex
Judges: Clare Fisher (All The Good Things, Where The Light Gets In, Influx Press) and John Irving Clarke (Currock Press, Red Shed Readings)

What do I win?
In addition to the kudos of being crowned NoShoSto FFS Champion 2018, first prize is a meal for £20 with wine, generously donated by Hyde Park Book Club. Second and third prizes will be a selection of books from writers and presses featuring at the Northern Short Story Festival.

This sounds great! How do I sign up?
Six spaces will be available for advance sign-up from 1st May 2018. Just email your full name to northernshortstoryfestival@gmail.com on or after this date. There will also be six spaces available to sign up on the door on the night. If you sign up in advance, please note that you will need to arrive at the event by 7.30pm to claim your spot.

Entry: PAYF (please note entry to Flash Fiction Slam is NOT included in the Northern Short Story Weekend ticket).