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    Our Winter Short Story Award for New Writers is open until January 31st. Judged this year by Helen Oyeyemi! Be sure to check out our calendar page, which highlights more upcoming projects, and remember, our New Voices submission category is free to submit and pays for stories. It's all part of our mission to offer a quality platform for emerging writers.
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