June 2022 Long List

Congratulations to all the authors who have made our Award long list and huge thanks to all who entered.

Twenty-first Bath Flash Fiction Award Long List
Title Author
A Desperate Fluttering of Things Julia Ruth Smith
A Fairy Tale Katie Maxim
Below… Mark Barlex
Between Madeline Byrne
Blessings take their own revenge Catherine Trundle
Builder’s Crack Mark Left
Cast Iron Mallika Narayanan
Catch and Release Tania Hershman
Climate Change Carol Ann Parchewsky
Don’t mistake me for your crabapple Abigail Williams
Endless love Theresa Chadenga
Escapism Renée Flory
Forces of Nature Sara Hills
Full Genghis Tracy Fells
Gone for Some Time Meg Anderson
Hospital Goodbyes Rachel Schmidt
How Do You Say Goodbye Forever in Portuguese? Carina Gaspar
How to Cope with Dark Places Lia Brooks
I try wishing for more wishes and the djinn’s like come on dude Jo Gatford
Ill Wind Kevin Sandefur
In search of my grandmother Alison Powell
In the Room Where the Women Die Tim Craig
In the Rubble, a Butterfly Karen Whitelaw
Last of the fruit Alison Wells
Laughter in the Dark Courtenay Schembri Gray
Making Dumplings Michele Wong
Monkeys Kate O’Grady
Mulching with Barbies Cole Beauchamp
Noughts and losses Fiona Lynch
On our daughter’s wedding day Sudha Balagopal
Post-mortem Jo Withers
Red hot redemption Timothy Lindner
Secondhand Hand Christine H. Chen
Sedimentation Penny Davis
Sequelae Rachel Blake
Sketching Emmanuel Sheppard
Something Big Melinda Mayor
The boy in the front row is waiting patiently… Simon Cowdroy
The Chandelier Frances Dalton
The Cost of Living Paddy Gillies
The dot that completes Rachel Weld
The Newsagent Mike Kilgannon
The Shape of the Situation in Apartment 23C on a Sunday in September Olwen Wilson
The Windmills of El Rosedal Alexandra Packer
To the Young Woman Trying on the Puffball Wedding Dress Ali McGrane
Tripping over something wet Mohammed Rizwan
Unspeakable Susan Lisa Blackwell
Visitation Conor Montague
Wallace Hartley’s Violin Played as Titanic Sank Sells for $1.7 Million Debra A. Daniel
Where Nothing and Everything Matters Gina Headden

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