Flash Fiction by James Thomas
Very Short Stories

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews

See 2 Critic Reviews



"These stories are not merely flashes in the pan; there's pay dirt here!" —DeWitt Henry, editor of Ploughshares


About James Thomas

See more books from this Author
Thomas is Professor of Theatre at Wayne State University and Head of its Ph.D. Program in Directing and Theatre Scholarship. James is a graduate of St. Ambrose College (BA), Villanova University (M.A.), and the University of Texas at Austin (PhD). Thomas has also taught theatre at Mount Holyoke College, Marquette University and Florida State University, where he was Associate Dean. He is also translator of texts about modern Russian acting and directing technique and Director of of the Department's Study Abroad Program with the Moscow Art Theatre School. Tom Hazuka has co-edited "Flash Fiction" and "You Have Time for This", and other anthologies. He teaches fiction writing at Central Connecticut State University.
Published July 1, 1992 by W. W. Norton & Company. 224 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Literature & Fiction. Fiction

Unrated Critic Reviews for Flash Fiction

Publishers Weekly

See more reviews from this publication

Bruce Holland Rogers describes a man who pours his unrequited love into a poem comparing his beloved's thunderously exhilarating effect on him to ``the Burlington Northern southbound out of Fort Collins.'' In Julia Alvarez's tale, set during the Cuban missile crisis, a young immigrant girl panics...

| Read Full Review of Flash Fiction: Very Short Sto...

Fiction Writers Review

One of the highlights of working with Fiction Writers Review over the past two and a half years has been watching our readers’ own writing take off—from first published stories to debut novels and collections, to all the interesting projects our contributors and community have going on around the...

Feb 21 2011 | Read Full Review of Flash Fiction: Very Short Sto...

Reader Rating for Flash Fiction

An aggregated and normalized score based on 8 user ratings from iDreamBooks & iTunes

Rate this book!

Add Review