Sudden Fiction (1500 words max) Shortlist

Sudden Fiction (1500 words max): Shortlist (Top 10)

Top 10 Sudden Fiction Entries
(titles listed in no particular order)

The Book of Naps

Not For Maggie

The Painting

The Jar


The Halfman & The Catfish

The Door to Father’s Den

7 Ages of a Bathroom Cabinet

The Dish Ran Away With the Spoon

Plum Jam

Congrats to the 10 writers who made the long-list. These stories will be published in The Plaza Prizes Anthology 2 this October.

The announcement of the winners will happen on the News page next week. So, pop back to see which stories made the cut. 

The NEW Plaza Flash Fiction Prize (1000 words max) is open to enter. Judged by the brilliant David Gaffney. 1st prize: £1,000. Deadline: 31st March 2024.