November 2021 – Flash shortlist and winners

There’s a truly international feel to our November competition, with the two winning entries coming from Ireland and Australia! We’ve always been proud to keep our competitions open internationally, and we’re delighted this quarter to publish work from around the world!

So – congratulations to:

1st: Fiona McKayGlass

2nd: Dettra RoseThe Sunset Peach and the Lemon Tree

Prize money is on its way to you, and your stories are published here on our website.

Well done to the following writers who made it to the shortlist:

Sharon Boyle
Letty Butler
Helen Chambers
Kevin Cheeseman
Kay Rae Chomic
Matthew Greenacre
Kayla Lenway

Sue Massey
Casey Peterson
Tracey-Anne Plater
Lui Sit

Finally – a quick heads up to keep an eye on our website and social media in the next couple of weeks. We’re planning some exciting new ventures and a wee bit of restructuring for improvement here at Cranked Anvil, and we can’t wait to shout about it once it’s all in place. WATCH THIS SPACE!


Our Flash Fiction print anthology is available to buy now – exclusively from here on our website.