This anthology, the fourth from the Bath Flash Fiction Awards, contains 137 micro fictions of 300 words or under by writers from all over the world. The stories cover many topics: relationships in all their forms, familiar, strange, tragic or benign; war and displacement; the climate emergency; historical subjects; the fantastical and surreal. So many different styles and themes. So much to enjoy, make you think, and inspire you to write your own stories.
“From lush description to plot surprises to current events and complicated relationships of all kinds... a wonderful cross-section of flash fiction.” ~Nancy Stohlman, author of Madam Velvet’s Cabaret of Oddities
“There’s humor and pathos in these stories, conventional plots alongside innovative structures... personal stories and those concerning larger cultural themes.” ~Christopher Allen author of Other Household Toxins
“A real cornucopia of flash skills...all sparking joy.” ~Vanessa Gebbie author of The Coward’s Tale