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    The Masters Review Volume VI Finalists Announcement: Sit Tight!

    The Masters Review Volume VI Finalists Announcement: Sit Tight!

    Thank you again to everyone who submitted to The Masters Review Volume VI, judged by Roxane Gay, and congratulations to the thirty authors who made the shortlist. We hope that you are as excited as we are to hear which…

    New Voices: “Longshore Drift” by Scott Broker

    New Voices: “Longshore Drift” by Scott Broker

    Today we present “Longshore Drift” by Scott Broker, the latest addition to our New Voices library. In this story a pair of siblings visit their grandfather in Mexico, skeptical of the man they’ve heard so much about from their parents….

    Short Story Award For New Writers – Summer!

    Short Story Award For New Writers – Summer!

    Summer is just around the corner, and our Short Story Award For New Writers, which awards $3000 + publication + agency review to the winner is now open! Check out all the details below, including an awesome new crop of…

    Science Fiction Review Series: Railhead by Philip Reeve

    Science Fiction Review Series: Railhead by Philip Reeve

    Welcome to our summer review series! From June through September, Masters Review guest editor, Lauren Klepinger, will read and respond to six science fiction novels (some classic, some recent), and examine them from the perspective of a writer trying to improve her understanding of the genre. The six novels reviewed are listed below. Read along, enjoy, and let us know what you think about how each writer occupies his or her own space in science fiction. Railhead by Philip Reeve,…

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    Fiction. Essays. Edits. Experts.

    Thank you to everyone who submitted to our Flash Fiction Contest. We hope to select the winners soon. We recently announced our shortlist and are waiting for ROXANE GAY to choose the winners! This printed work is a collection of ten stories and essays, is distributed nationally, and sent to editors and agents across the country. Be sure to check out or calendar page, which highlights more upcoming projects for 2017, 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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