Open to all subjects, all themes, and all writers! Most entries run from 3000 to 6000 words, but we invite stories up to 28,000 words.
- 1st place wins $3000, publication in Glimmer Train Stories, and 10 copies.
- 2nd place wins $1000 and, if accepted for publication, 10 copies.
- 3rd place wins $600 or, if accepted for publication, $700 and 10 copies.
READING FEE: $21
DEADLINE: February 28
All contest deadlines have a one-week grace period.
ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS: May 1
We look forward to reading your story!