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Short Edition

A student is writing on paper with pens and pencils scattered around a table.

About this Resource

Read short stories from local and international writers, or submit your own to the Short Edition collection.

Short Edition Short Story Submission Guidelines

  • We welcome submissions from established and emerging writers alike.

  • We will only accept fictional works, although they can be based on personal lived experiences.  While they may be any style or genre, they need to be appropriate for diverse audiences.

  • All submissions should be submitted via this submission platform in a copy/paste format.

  • Submissions must be short stories with a maximum 8,000 characters, spaces included.

  • Works must be previously unpublished in print or online, including on personal blogs.

  • Our response rate could be anywhere from a few days to a few weeks, depending on the number of submissions we receive.