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All entries must be seventy-nine words, in honor of Esquire’s seventy-ninth birthday. We’re calling these short short stories Aspens. Ten winners will be flown to New York for a fiction workshop taught by Colum McCann, and a party. Grandprize winner receives a full scholarship for the advanced fiction workshop at Aspen Summer Words.Esquire Short Short Fiction ContestUnited States
| ||Styles:||Open to all/most Styles, including: Literary.
| ||Subjects:||Open to all/most Subjects.
|F||Short fiction||P ||Professional prize (5 or more US cents per word).