Tuesday, September 16, 2014

Article at Flash Fiction Chronicles

Flash fiction? What's that? It's different things to different people, but basically it's fiction under 1000 words. The definition has changed over the last few years, and I'm happy to know some of the talented writers who've helped to effect this change. Flash is tight prose that feels immediate, urgent. But before I repeat what I wrote in the Flash Fiction Chronicles article, here you are:

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I must be off,


Christopher Allen is the author of Conversations with S. Teri O'Type (a Satire), an episodic adult cartoon about a man struggling with expectations. Allen's award-winning fiction and non-fiction have appeared or are forthcoming in Indiana Review, Quiddity, SmokeLong Quarterly's Best of the First Ten Years anthology, Prime Number Magazine, [PANK], Necessary Fiction, Word Riot, Bootsnall Travel and Chicken Soup for the Soul. A finalist at Glimmer Train in 2011, Allen has been nominated for Best of the Net and the Pushcart Prize twice.