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Short story contest winner: Gargoyles and Stars

Meet Lydia, a cheerful woman on the hunt in New York City for her parked car. Despite vibrant memories, her loyalty to the past is trumped only by the fact that it doesn’t exist outside of her imagination.

By Caroline Bock | Published: January 27, 2016

Katherine Heiny: How I Write

“I grew to love the challenges and rewards of the short story – the way you have to be precise and condensed and make every word count.”

By Allison Futterman | Published: January 26, 2016

Deep dive into short story

If you’re on the path to publishing – a short story, perhaps – we wish you success, and we hope you consider our magazine a supporting partner.

By Alicia Anstead, editor-in-chief | Published: January 24, 2016