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Sunday, August 18, 2019

Tidbits (very) short story contest

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Deadline August 31, 2019

How It Works
Stories must be limited to one page, or 500 words, whichever is longer.
Use standard manuscript format: Times New Roman 12 point, double spaced.


  • All writing must be original. We acquire one time electronic publication rights which revert back to writers upon publication.
  • A response as to whether the submission has been accepted for the Anthology can be expected as soon as the 50 selections are completed.
  • Some feedback on every submission will be provided. This might be limited to just a few comments, which we’d hope would be insightful.
  • New writers are welcomed. All submissions are judged solely by the writing itself.

Evaluation Of Entries

Entries will be evaluated by a Committee of published writers, professors and scholars. Suzy Woltmann serves as the Representative of the Committee.
Suzy Woltmann is a writer and instructor of literature and writing at University of California, San Diego.
Entrants are judged anonymously.


To the winner

To second place

To third place

Additional honorable mentions will be given as merited. Credits to contributors will be provided in the publication - to include short bios to be later obtained from the authors.