Story is an independent literary journal of narrative fiction and nonfiction aimed to enrich the American literary life through a publication of a diverse and inclusive roster of contemporary voices. Founded in 1931, Story has published work that has been reprinted dozens of times in Best American Short Stories, The O. Henry Prize Stories, and The Pushcart Prize.

Story is a print publication that comes out three times per year. Recent contributors include Anne Valente, Phong Nguyen, Elizabeth Poliner, Crystal Wilkinson, Kyle Minor, and Carolyn Ferrell.