GLIMMER TRAIN Short Story Award for New Writers: Deadline May 31.
to any writer whose fiction has not appeared in a print publication with
a circulation greater than 5000.
1st place has been increased to $1500
and includes publication in Glimmer Train. 2nd/3rd: $500/$300,
consideration for publication. Results announced August 1. Word count
generally ranges 1000-5000, though up to 12,000 words is fine.
the most respected short-story journals in print, Glimmer Train is
represented in the Pushcart Prize, O. Henry, New Stories from the South,
New Stories from the Midwest, and Best American Short Stories
anthologies. Submit online.