Insolent Rudder 1

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our definition of "flash fiction": a "plotted" (note that the word "plotted" is placed within quotation marks - c'mon, it's "relative," okay? But we decide what's "relative" (note that the word "relative" is placed within quotation marks (twice)...)) story which contains NO MORE THAN 1,013 WORDS. we want "furiously fresh flash fiction" that defines itself through content, voice, and character. We're especially interested in work that speaks to us on a visceral level. what we won't accept: pornography, excessive violence, racial/ethnic slurs...along with some other stuff that we'll let you know about. we're not especially fond of: children's stories, romance pieces, and "lost dog tales"...along with some other stuff that we'll let you know about.

Insolent Rudder


Country of Publication

Unknown United States

Publication Medium & Frequency

E Electronic PublicationPublished 4 x per year.

Fiction Closed

G General
Literary, Mainstream.
TypeLength Details
Flash FictionUp to 1,000 words.
Short Story1,000 - 1,113 words.
We do not list pay specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
N No monetary payment.
OK No OK UnknownText format submissions
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Last Updated:
23 Jul 2009
Date Added:
25 Apr 2006