Submission Guidelines

Catholic Flash Fiction
Submission Requirements

Contact Information:

Name (legal):
Name (pen): (if applicable)

About your Manuscript:

Length: keep it under 1000 words
Structure: Have a clear beginning, middle and end.
File Type:
Submit manuscripts in RTF or TXT file, point size 12, double spaced, and submit to:
submissions [at]

Theme: The main theme of the piece may have a Catholic or Christian theme, but it may NOT undermine the teachings of the Catholic Church. If there is any doubt or question in this area, please refer to the Catechism of the Catholic Church in reference to your theme.
Genres now accepted:

  • Mystery
  • Science Fiction
  • Thrillers
  • Serialized Stories*

*With regard to serialized stories, please submit no more than 5 episodes. If your story extends to more than 5 episodes, feel free to include a link to where readers can find the continuing story.

Any story outside these genres, if accepted, will be categorized under “Uncategorized”

Good Luck