Deadline: July 31, 2008
Open to all writers.
Stories about family, not to exceed 12,000 words.
1st place wins $1,200, publication in Glimmer Train Stories, and 20 copies.
2nd-place: $500 and possible publication.
3rd-place: $300 and possible publication.
Reading fee: $15 per story.
To submit, go to http://mail.glimmertrainpress.com/sendstudionx/link.php?M=1237339&N=66&L=1&F=H, and click on the yellow submissions tab.
Results will be posted on September 30, 2008.
The Glimmer Train Editors report: "A substantial proportion of fiction submissions are heavily rooted in actual experience, which is entirely fine with us, but we do want stories to READ like fiction and anything we publish is presented as fiction. We look forward to reading your work!"
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