Sunday, May 1, 2016
$500 prize, publication in The Conium Review, five copies of the print issue and one copy of the judge's latest book.
Submit one or more short stories up to 7,500 total words.
Innovative short fiction should take risks that pay off. Don’t tell us a story we’ve already heard. Show us something new with your subject, style or characters. Make sure your writing has a “wow” factor.
This year’s contest judge is Lindsay Hunter, author of Ugly Girls, Don’t Kiss Me and Daddy’s.