Microcosms – mini universes in 300 words or fewer

Microcosms is a free flash-fiction contest designed to inspire writers and entertain readers. We give character, setting, and genre – you create the universe. Questions? Check out our FAQs.

  • Microcosms 1 – Results

    Future winners announcements will not be this lengthy. I promise! But it’s the very first one, so kindly forgive me any wordiness or sentiment. All I can say is… WOW. You guys really blew me away. I knew our community was awesome, but I never expected such a wonderful level of enthusiasm and support. To […]

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    There is no excerpt because this is a protected post.

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  • Microcosms 1

    Welcome to the very first Microcosms flash fiction contest! How exciting! 😀 Today is the 1st of January, which is celebrated as the New Year for many cultures around the world and is symbolic of new beginnings. And, in some ways, that’s what today’s contest is about – looking forward. Whether it’s the year you […]

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  • Welcome to Microcosms!

    We are an online flash fiction contest launch the first week of 2016. Request an invite below. 🙂

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