Awards

2020 Best Small Fictions Nominations (NEW!)

August 1996 by Emily Costa

How Cold the Morning, How Heavy the Waltz by Pat Foran

Synonyms for Extraction by Sabrina Hicks

Haircut by Ajay Patri

Hot Line by Lawrence Schimel, translated (from Spanish) by Sandra Kingery

2020 Pushcart Prize Nominations

It’s Only Reflected Light by Virginia Eggerton

How Cold the Morning, How Heavy the Waltz by Pat Foran

Excerpts from Homage to Green Tea by Ian Haight and T’ae-yong Hŏ, translating Ch’oŭi (1786-1866)

Dark Horses by Jude Higgins 

Best Microfiction 2020 Nominations

BFFs by Jayne Martin

Dissolve by Santino Prinzi  (Winner! To Appear in the Anthology!)

Cubism by Daryl Scroggins (Winner! To Appear in the Anthology!)

Captain, My Captain by Sheree Shatsky

Best of the Net 2019 Nominations  

Stories:

A Date with The Scream by Neil Clark

Dancing at the Backdoor by Jon Ransom

Prose Poems:

Ballet Girls by Alicia Bakewell

The Saddest Sailor by Temim Fruchter 

How to Write About a Man Who Is Not Your Lover by Thomas Kearnes

Small Town by Eimear Laffan

Dissolve by Santino Prinzi

 

BIFFY 50 (Best British and Irish Flash Fiction) 2018-2019

The Pelt Collector by Gaynor Jones

2019 Best Small Fictions Nominations

Amy by Christopher M. Drew

For Sale: Baby Shoes, Never Worn by J. Edward Kruft

Remember This by Riley Lynne

Going to Disneyland by Jeff Nazzaro

The 5:38 by Julie Zuckerman

2019 Pushcart Prize Nominations

Mail-Order Bride by Elaine Chiew

The Saddest Sailor by Temim Fruchter

Mercury by Maz Hedgehog

Small Town by Eimear Laffan

King of Infinite Space by Ethan Leonard

Mechanical Nirvana by Aditya Shankar

Best Microfiction 2019 Nominations

A Whisper of Words by Steve Campbell

The Fairground by Stephanie Hutton

One-Hundred and Fifty Dollars by Tiffany Meuret

Breathlessness by Claire Polders  WINNER! (In the anthology!)

Pale by Marvin Shackelford

The View from Here by Cathy Ulrich

Big Enlightenment by Jennifer Wortman

Best of the Net 2018 Nominations

Stories:

Dolce Vita by Melissa Goode

Business As Usual by Gaynor Jones

Prose Poems:

The Fairground by Stephanie Hutton

A Man Without a Vineyard by Charles Lennox

Breathlessness by Claire Polders

Mechanical Nirvana by Aditya Shankar

2017 Wigleaf Top 50

The Wolf Wears Jeggings by Georgia Bellas

Best Small Fictions 2018 Nominations

The Wolf Wears Jeggings by Georgia Bellas    FINALIST!  (Winner’s List)

Dolce Vita by Melissa Goode

Business As Usual by Gaynor Jones

Tender Cuts by Jayne Martin

It Is Cold and Night by Ben Slotky

2018 Pushcart Prize Nominations

The Wolf Wears Jeggings by Georgia Bellas

Under the Veil by Clio Velentza