Workshops & Short Story Month
The inaugural Short Story September has started, run by Dahlia Publishing, with profiles of short story writers and a daily writing prompt.
Gail Aldwin is running a flash fiction workshop at the Clevedon Community Bookshop on Oct 4th. Paul McVeigh is running a workshop, That Killer First Page, in Dublin on October 13th. The Unthank School is offering an 8-week online short story masterclass with Tom Vowler, starting in September.
Lit Mags & Anthology
Story Cities Flash Fiction anthologyis calling for submissions of city-themed flash stories by Sept 16th. Breve New Stories’ Issue 2 is out now, and the Nottingham Review is now available in print. rhaw magazine is open to submissions. The A3 Review reveals its new contest themes.
Reflex Fiction, the quarterly flash fiction competition, introduces its new flash fiction forum. The Casket of Fictional Delights has announced its flash fiction competition longlist.
Live Lit & Short Story Festivals
Story Friday is calling for submissions on the theme of “tomorrow” for its September event in Bath.