Thank you again, submitters, for sending us your wonderful stories and essays. We are overwhelmed and honored by the number and quality of submissions received for The Masters Review Volume V judged by Amy Hempel. In order to give each submission the attention it deserves, we have decided to extend our reading period. The shortlist of forty stories will announce on or before May 6. The list of ten finalists selected by Amy Hempel will announce on or before June 6. Thank you for your patience while we review your submissions. We appreciate the trust that you place in us by sending us your writing and we love reading your work! Stay tuned for updates. The lists will announce soon.
The Masters Review Editors