Upcoming submissions


DEADLINE: November 15

DETAILS: We love Fall. For our third annual Fall Fiction Contest we are awarding $2000 and publication to the winner along with $200 and $100 to second and third place stories. Last year’s winner, Ruth Joffre, sold her debut collection to Grove Atlantic. The title story is our contest winner. So awesome. We look forward to reading your work! SUBMIT HERE.


DEADLINE: January 15, 2018

DETAILS: Short Story Award for New Writers. Our hosts an awesome winter award. Working with five agencies, our winner and honorable mentions earn agency review as well as publication. The winning story earns $3000. Second and third place runners up receive $200 and $100, respectively. Check out our Summer Award information and last year’s winners, including Caitlin O’Neil, who recently signed with Victoria Marini from Irene Goodman as a result of the contest.

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Our New Voices category is always open and always free to submit. Selected stories are paid $0.10/word up to $200 and are published on the site. Read New Voices stories, here. For submission guidelines, click here.

Want to submit? Guidelines can be found on the submissions page.

All open submission categories can be accessed here: