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    New Voices: “Trash” by Lindsay Reid Fitzgerald

    New Voices: “Trash” by Lindsay Reid Fitzgerald

    Today, we are pleased to welcome “Trash” by Lindsay Reid Fitzgerald to our New Voices library. This is a wholly unique and surprising piece. The narrator’s tough, and often crass, exterior peels away as the tale progresses. Read on. “She…

    Debut and Emerging Writers’ Cats

    Debut and Emerging Writers’ Cats

    Behind many successful authors is a furry companion who offers creative inspiration (and also probably falls asleep on the keyboard from time to time). Face it, we have all seen plenty of pictures of the likes of Joyce Carol Oates…

    The Masters Review Summer Workshop Is Open!

    The Masters Review Summer Workshop Is Open!

    It is that time of year again, friends. Our remote summer workshop gives you the chance to receive edits from experts at Tin House, The Paris Review, and American Short Fiction—all from the comforts of home. Get those stories and…

    Summer Flash Fiction Contest: Submissions Are OPEN!

    Summer Flash Fiction Contest: Submissions Are OPEN!

    We are proud to announce that submissions are OPEN to our Summer Flash Fiction Contest! This is the first time we have offered a flash contest to cap off the summer. Our love of flash fiction runs deep and this contest gives fiction writers the opportunity to earn $3000 for under 1000 words. Celebrate the end of the summer with a strong, pithy piece of fiction. Check out all the details here, and below. // small. POWERFUL. // GUIDELINES: Winner…

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    Fiction. Essays. Edits. Experts.

    Submissions to our Summer Flash Fiction Contest are now open! Stay tuned for the winners of our Spring Flash Fiction Contest and our Summer Short Story Award for New Writers. Thank you to everyone who submitted to The Masters Review Volume VII with stories selected by Rebecca Makkai and congratulations to the ten finalists! This printed work is a collection of ten stories and essays by emerging writers and is sent to editors and agents across the country. Be sure to check out or calendar page, which highlights more upcoming projects for 2018, 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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