Can you write a compelling story in 600 words or less? We think you can!

The next QuicFic Flash Fiction Writing Contest opens August 1, 2018. The last day to submit a story is September 30, 2018. The winner will be announced October 15, 2018.

The Winner will Receive:

  • $20 Gift Card
  • Winning story published on
  • Author biography published along with the story
  • If the winning author has other published works, will post links for our readers to enjoy. We will not post links to erotica, but all other genres are welcome.
  • Winning submission will receive a complimentary edit in preparation for publication. We want your story to shine its brightest!

Submission Guidelines

  • All submissions must be original works
  • 600 words maximum
  • All mainstream genres welcome
  • $5 entry fee
  • No erotica or explicit sex


Use the form below to enter your Flash Fiction story in our Fall 2018 writing contest. By entering you certify that you are 18 years or older, and have full rights to your original story. You grant QuicFic permission to post your story on our website. All entrants retain full rights to their stories.

You will be billed for the $5.00 entry fee via PayPal once we receive your story . The story will be passed on to our judges once payment is received. We will send a confirmation email once your story has been passed on to our judges.

Contestants are welcome to enter multiple stories, but each entry must be accompanied by a separate $5.00 entry fee. Entry fees are used to offset the cost of running the site and cover the cost of prizes.

We look forward to reading your Flash Fiction!

Click HERE to read the winning entry for the 2017 QuicFic Flash Fiction writing contest.