Short Stories

Winners will be listed here on June 1st

Submit a Project (Open April 15 – May 15)

The Process

Write a short story. It can be fiction or non-fiction. On the last page, not part of the word count, thank those who helped you edit.

The length should be 500 – 2000 words.

The Submission

You will submit a link to your story posted online when you pay your application fee. Do NOT send a link to Google Docs or some such thing. Put your story on a blog or somewhere accessible to everyone. Submissions will be viewable by everyone. Content must be appropriate for all audiences. I have the right to refuse to post your submission based on content without refund.

The Judging

Creativity

Voice/Style/Use of Language

Conventions (grammar, spelling, etc.)

Development of character/setting/mood etc.

Structure/Organization

Each category 20 points