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Annual Call for Themed Submissions: Flash Discourse

Half Flash.

2021 Theme: “A New Leaf/A Reverdie.” Interpret the theme in its broadest sense.

400 words minimum, 500 words maximum, not including title and by-line.

Submit up to 4 separate pieces in one document. Start each piece on a new page. Follow other general guidelines that may apply. Use a cover letter that contains all contact information and include a professional biography in third person of up to 50 words. Simultaneous submissions are accepted with the understanding that notice to O:JA&L will be prompt if a piece is accepted elsewhere. To ensure processing by the correct editors, the subject line or cover letter should include the words “Annual Call for Submissions: Flash Fiction/Half Flash.”

No reading fees apply. “Expedited” consideration is available for a fee.

Submissions open July 1. Submissions close December 30.

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