We are slowly creating resources to help in the crafting of flash fiction, most will be available on the Medium platform where you can read up to three articles per month. If you want full access to thousands of writers and articles you can join Medium here: JOIN MEDIUM.
Our current resources are listed below and can all be part of a workshop.
Flash fiction – The Importance of a Good Title
Titles are important in all types of writing, however, in flash fiction they have a greater significance.
Micro Fiction – Beginning, Middle and End
This theory of micro fiction construction sets out to allow even the smallest piece of creative writing to attain a beginning, a middle and an end.
Writer’s Block – Defeating it with Mind Mapping
Mind mapping is a powerful technique which can harness the full range of the brains cortical skills allowing ‘free thinking’ especially useful where ‘free thinking’ can enhance performance, it is therefore ideal in combating writer’s block.
We will look at mind mapping in various aspects of the creative process including plot, character and title development, as well as how mind mapping can help in various different types of writer’s block.
Is Creative Writing Art?
Entering Writing Competitions – six top tips
In this article we briefly explain six top tips for entering writing competitions (or writing for anthology calls), you will also get an insight into how we judge our own flash fiction competition. The article is available here.