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This Week in Shorts

For the last weekend of Fiction Writers Review’s Short Story Month celebration, here’s one more helping of short-story-related news (and some gratuitous shorts-related photos&#151you know you enjoy them):

Short Group PhotoREAD:

Sheila vs Tonka


284/365: Out Gay Warrior

  • The deadline for Glimmertrain‘s Short Story Award for New Writers is May 31. The contest is open only to writers whose fiction has not appeared in any print publication with a circulation over 5,000; first prize is $1,200 and publication. For prize information, contest guidelines, and to submit, visit Glimmertrain’s website. And while you’re there, consider subscribing to this great journal, which publishes only short fiction!

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  • Don’t forget: you can win FREE SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS through the Collection Giveaway Project, hosted right here on Fiction Writers Review. Click here to see the list of blogs giving away books, and good luck!

There are still 4 more days of Short Story Month left, so keep checking back here at Fiction Writers Review for more story-related content every day, including a story to read online (for inspiration) and a writing prompt (to get you in gear).

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