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What's New (site last updated on 12/15/14):


New December Stories Up: We continue the final issue of 2014 with new fiction from Kelsey Englert and Ronald Friedman. Head to the Current Stories page to read these fantastic stories. Be sure to come back each week for two brand new pieces of fiction.

November Story of the Month Results: Congratulations to first-time contributor Kathleen J Woods for earning the November Story of the Month honors with her story When a Body in the Water Hits Your Body. Head to the Story of the Month page for more details about this monthly contest.

Pushcart Nominations Announced: We are thrilled to announce our six nominees for the 2015 Pushcart Prize. Check out the full list here. Good luck to all of the nominees.


hunting in the dark by william burleson

New Flash Novel Available Now: We are proud to announce the official release of William Burleson's Hunting in the Dark, available now in print and e-book. You can also order copies of our other acclaimed flash novel titles by visiting our Flash Novel store.

Bartleby Snopes Literary Magazine Issue 12

Issue 12 Available Now: The 12th Issue of our semi-annual magazine is now available in e-book and print. This fantastic issue features stories and artwork from 27 contributors. Get your copy of this issue and all our previous issues by visiting our Magazine page.

Dialogue Contest Results: After reading through over 600 dialogue stories, we have selected our five winners and sent out over $2300 in prizes. Congratulations to the following winners:

1st Place - Slurpie Safari by Sorrel Westbrook-Wilson - $1428
2nd Place - Everyone Smiles by Amy Morris-Jones - $476
3rd Place - Sorry, Was That Pronounced with a Long O or A by Daniel Thompson - $238
4th Place - Where We Go When We're Gone by Gabrielle Hovendon - $124
5th Place - Blue Frosting by Mathangi Subramanian - $114

These stories will appear in the 13th Issue of our print/PDF magazine, due out in January 2015. Head to our Contest page for more details.




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