di Sinistro: Redux
By David Ulnar-Slew
A family tasked with
guarding an evil book must decide who will inherit the burden... and
By Vannessa Peterson
Rhonda and Brandon are
expecting a child, and car salesman German Addleroy thinks he knows
exactly what they need.
By Botond Teklesz
Fortune smiles on Mike
Buchanan when a tiny scorpion stings him.
By Ed Sullivan
An alien invasion
reminds us that there is so much we do not see.
The Aphelion Flash Fiction Contest
We run a monthly flash fiction contest in the "Fun and Games"
folder in Aphelion's forum. In the contest we post a challenge with a
specific theme and participants write a flash story based on
the challenge guidelines. The contest is a great
place to hone your writing skills, meet some fellow writers, receive
some feedback, and possibly win a prize. New participants are always
welcome. Submissions for the contest
are done through the forum. Flash stories from all of our previous
contest challenges are archived in the forum as well. Over 500 stories
are included in our archive. To start reading some of these great flash
check out either Index
June's challenge is The Scheherazade 7 Challenge.
The contest started in the forum on May 31st. Click HERE
to check it out.
There is a $40 prize for the winner of this month's contest provided
anonymous patron and I. Verse, the winner of May's flash contest.
Results of the Aphelion Flash Fiction Contest for
Congratulations to I. Verse, winner of the I Am Invincible
Challenge. Click HERE
to read his winning story, "Killshot and the Russian," and seven
other flash stories about invincible superheroes.