The Top 30 Places to Publish Flash Fiction — 2022 List

Terena Bell
2 min readJun 23, 2022

For the second year in a row, I’m sharing my list of the best literary journals to submit flash fiction (stories under 1000 words), as determined by international creative writing awards.

One point is awarded for every winning story from a journal honored by Best Small Fictions, Best Microfiction, the O Henry Prize, Best American Short Stories (BASS), the Wigleaf Top 50…

Terena Bell

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