Timetables, Oct, Nov, Jan

On the programme below, all the information to let you know what’s happening each month – 11.00 am – 6.30 pm GMT

  • A Signature, Technical or Showstopper writing challenge set and judged by Jude Higgins. One contest each month with prizes of books published by Ad Hoc Fiction and free entries to Bath Flash Fiction Award
  • three workshops on different aspects of flash fiction, one or one and a half hours long;
  • a mystery flash half-hour or a hour-long showcase
  • three fifteen minute readers’ slots;
  • yoga stretches for writers;
  • small break out groups to chat to writer friends from around the world.

For more details on the workshops, talks and presenters, read the workshop page.
Note: If you can’t attend the whole day, events are recorded and videos are sent to participants after the day is completed.

    Saturday October 8th

11.00 am – 11.30 am

  • Introduction to the day from festival director, Jude Higgins Jude will introduce a ‘signature’ flash fiction writing challenge with 10-15 mins drafting time.

11.30 am – 11.45 am

  • Coffee chats in Zoom break out groups with world wide flash fiction friends.

12.00 pm – 1.00 pm

  • Writing Words of Wild Wonder with Electra Rhodes

1.00 pm – 1.15 pm

  • Reading slot: 4 world wide authors read flashfictions inspired by nature.

1.15 – 1.30 pm

  • Lunch time chats in break out groups

2.00 – 3.00 pm

  • Flash Fiction Surgery: Make Your Story Shine with Emily Devane

3.00 – 3.15 pm

  • reading slot. 4 world wide authors read recently published flash fictions

3.15 pm – 3.30

  • Yoga stretches for writers with Sudha Balagopal.

3.30 pm – .3.45pm

  • Tea time chats

4.00 pm – 4.30pm

  • Mystery half hour session

5.00 – 6.30 pm.

  • 90 minute workshop with Kathy Fish

6.30 pm – 6.35 pm.

  • Thank you and goodbyes.

Saturday November 19th

11.00 am – 11.30 am

  • Introduction to the day from festival director, Jude Higgins Jude will also introduce a prompt for a ‘Technical’ writing challenge Followed by 10-15 mins drafting time.

11.30 am – 11.45 pm

  • Coffee chats in break-out groups with world wide flash fiction friends.

12.00 pm – 1.00 pm

  • Writing Titles with Ingrid Jendrzejewski

1.00 pm – 1.15 pm

  • Reading slot – 4 worldwide authors read wonderfully titled stories, already published

1.15 pm -1.30 pm

  • lunchtime chats with worldwide friends in break-out rooms.

2.00 pm – 3.00 pm

  • What’s Your Story With Alison Woodhouse

3.00 pm – 3.15 pm,

  • Reading slot. Different styles of story

3.15 pm – 3.30m

  • Yoga stretches with Sudha Balagopal.

3.30pm – 3.45pm

  • Tea time chats in break-out rooms with flash fiction friends.

4.00 pm – 5.00 pm

  • Workshop with Farhana Khalique

5.15 – 5.30 pm

  • Reading slot – 4 four world wide authors read from their novellas in flash

5.30 – 6.30 pm

  • Novella in Flash Showcase.

6.30 pm – 6.35 pm

  • Thankyou and goodbyes.

Please Note: As with any on-going event, this programme maybe subject to alteration.

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