Bright Flash Literary Review

Artwork courtesy Joanne Sala. All rights reserved.

Welcome to Bright Flash Literary Review, an online literary journal.

Submission guidelines: Flash fiction (50-word minimum), fiction, and memoir will be considered. 1500 word maximum for all submissions. Simultaneous submissions are permitted. Please notify us ASAP if your work is accepted elsewhere.

Translations not accepted.

Submit only one piece at a time and wait for a response before submitting again. 

Please include a short biographical statement in the event that your work is accepted. This is very important! 

Average response time is 30 days. If you have not heard from us in more than 60 days, feel free to follow-up.

If your work is accepted, please wait six months before submitting again.

If your work is declined, please wait 30 days before submitting again.

Repeated violations of our guildlines may result in being blocked from our site. Authors retain rights to their work, but are strongly advised to honor other publications guidelines concerning previously published work.

We are a non-paying market, but also do not charge submission fees.

New stories are posted at the beginning of each month.


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