Vestal Review is the oldest magazine of flash fiction, published continuously since 2000.


Short on Sugar, High on Honey: Seven to Thirteen Word Love Stories.  Please send up to four 7-13 word love stories without titles. Send each story separately. For tracking purposes, give each story a pseudo-title in this format: "SOS Your First name Your Last name" i.e. "SOSFyodorDostoyevsky." Assign a number for each additional submission i.e. "SOSFyodorDostoyevsky1."

This is an anthology that is not associated with Vestal Review magazine.

This category is for flash fiction for critique by the editorial team. Do NOT submit without invitation. Stories submitted without invitation will be promptly deleted. 
Ends in 5 days, 6 hours

We would like to announce our second annual Vestal Review Award. 

Please feel free to nominate one story under 500 words published by your magazine in print or online in 2015.  The winning selection receives a prize of $100 and a publication in Vestal Review, and the runner-up entry gets publication in Vestal Review at our usual terms. There is no nomination fee. Only a magazine editor is eligible to submit a nomination. One story per magazine, please. 

Editor, it can not be your own story.

Please state your credentials when nominating.



Color art for the print and Web issues covers. Please submit portrait orientation only with the ratio of 1.5 or 1.6. Payment is one copy of the print issue.