Flash Fiction 2.0

Welcome to the next chapter of the Flash Fiction Contest

Flash Fiction Prompt Creative

After the successful first edition of the Flash Fiction Contest, Azim Premji University, Bhopal, is thrilled to announce the commencement of Round Two for budding writers!

If you are a young wordsmith aged 13 – 15, here’s your chance to captivate the literary world with your storytelling prowess.

Key Details

  • Prompt Release: 2 February 2024, 6 pm (stay tuned to our Instagram and Facebook handles)
  • Submission Deadline: 4 February 2024, 6:30 pm
  • Eligibility: Young wordsmiths aged 13 – 15
  • Submission Guidelines: Craft a captivating short story in English under 300 words inspired by our prompt. Registered students will get a link to submit their stories. Send in your entries here

Meet our Judge

Your work will be reviewed by Jane De Suza, an award-winning author whose work has been published internationally. She writes about deep issues with sensitivity and humour. Her books include Flyaway Boy, When the World Went Dark (When Impossible Happens in the US and UK), The Midnight Years, Uncool and the SuperZero series for youngsters, and The Spy Who Lost Her Head and Happily Never After for adults. Her first non-fiction book on languages, The Talking Book is just out. She is a columnist and creative director who currently lives in Singapore.

Win a Literary Hamper

The winner will receive a specially curated gift hamper containing books, bookmarks, and postcards – a treasure trove for any book lover!

Here is your opportunity to be a part of the next exciting chapter of the Flash Fiction Contest and to further your journey as a recognised young writer.