Writing Market: Short Shorts Contest

June 16, 2011
Short Jeans - Frente by Mariana ♪♫
Short Jeans – Frente, a photo by Mariana ♪♫ on Flickr.

Literal Latte’, an online journal of prose, poetry and art, offers writing contests every season. The Short Short Fiction Contest – 2000 word maximum – closes June 30th. Entry fees are decent; no electronic submissions.

Short Fiction Market

May 3, 2011
Writer - June 16, 2009 by Jenn Long
Writer – June 16, 2009, a photo by Jenn Long on Flickr.

Glimmer Train is a quarterly collection of short fiction that’s definitely worth reading. They also hold various writing competitions. There is a fee – $15 per submission – but certainly a site writers should visit.