Five days of flash fiction — five new stories under your belt
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Available as part of our FREE membership

Learn what flash fiction is and how to write it

Discover how to get to the core of your story

Write five fantastic stories and hone your flashy skills

Sometimes the best things come in tiny packages

Flash fiction isn’t just shorter short fiction, it’s a whole thing in its own right — and we’re gonna show you how to write it.

Join us for a whistlestop five-day writing challenge in which we teach you the fundamental secrets of flash fiction, help you to forge your very own flashy voice, and shower you with irresistible writing prompts to help you write your pants off.

You’ll walk away with five brand new story drafts, a whole heap of techniques and approaches to flash fiction, and the confidence to craft perfect little literary masterpieces.


What, Why, When, Where, Who, How?

The shape of a story

Character building

The nugget of fundamental human truth

Refine, rework, rewrite

Get your Writers' HQ free membership and start Five Days Of Flash right now

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Instant access to four free creative writing courses

Write A Tiny Novel, Guide To Productivity, Five Days Of Flash, and Editing 101. All waiting for you on the other side. Come on in! 

Regular online writing events and super peppy newsletters

  • Online writing retreats, Flash Face Off prompts and spoken word night, the weekly Monday Butkick and homg so much stuff
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A whopping thirteen (13) online writing events every month

  • Weekend and mid-week online writing retreats, Flash Face Off prompts and spoken word night, and one journaling webinar every month homg it’s so much free stuff
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The most awesome, supportive, hilarious, productive writing community

Whether it’s to help you workshop a story, offer in-depth critique, celebrate a finished story, squee over an acceptance, argue over the finer points of an arcane novel, or pick you up when you’ve had a rejection, the Writers’ HQ community is everything. 


SERIOUS writers writing badass stories
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