Do not submit here! This project is on indefinite hiatus. Check their site to find out whether this is a submission and/or publication hiatus. (March 2019)
A well-known writer serves as guest judge, chooses three prizewinners who receive a cash award, and writes the introduction. In 1998, Writer's Digest chose the series as one of the top fifteen fiction magazines in the United States.
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Country of Publication
| United States
Publication Medium & Contest Frequency
|PPrint Publication ||Print Publication||Awarded 1 x per year.
Fiction On Hiatus
- Open to a broad Audience.
|OOpen to all/most Genres Open to all/most Genres|
- Open to all/most Styles, including: Literary.
- Open to all/most Topics.
|SShort Story Short Story||1,000 - 7,500 words.|
|TNovelette Novelette||7,500 - 10,000 words.|
- Winner's Prize:
- We list broad pay categories rather than prize specifics. Check with the publisher for details.
|PProfessional payment (5 or more US cents per word) Professional payment (5 or more US cents per word).|
| OK|| No|| No|| OK|| OK||Text format submissions |
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