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Flash Fiction Contest Winners: After the End

As part of this year’s One Read program and taking inspiration from “Station Eleven,” we invited you to tell a story about a world’s end, and what came after.  The world could be small and personal, like one’s family or home, … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest: After the End

UPDATE: This contest is now closed. Winners will be announced by October 12. Thanks to all who entered! “Everything ends. I am not afraid.” – Emily St. John Mandel, “Station Eleven” In this year’s One READ selection, a famous actor … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest Winners: Underdog

As part of this year’s One Read program and inspired by the grit, perseverance and the way those “Boys in the Boat” overcame the odds, we challenged writers to craft tales containing an element of the underdog for this year’s flash fiction … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction: Underdog

NOTE: This contest is now closed. Winners will be announced by October 10. “It doesn’t matter how many times you get knocked down . . . What matters is how many times you get up.” – Rower Joe Rantz, quoted … Continue reading

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Flash Fiction Contest Winners: “Outsider”

As part of this year’s One Read program and inspired by the themes of displacement, disconnection and longing for the feeling of home in “The Ruins of Us,” we challenged writers to craft a tale that somehow explores this idea of being … Continue reading

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