|Glimmer Train has been discovering and publishing emerging writers since 1990. |
One of the most respected short-story journals in print, Glimmer Train is represented in recent editions of the Pushcart Pr
This category is open to all subjects, all themes, and to all writers.
Submissions to the Fiction Open usually run from 2,000 to 8,000 words, but stories of any length from 2,000 to 20,000 words are fine.Writing Guidelines
The 1st-place winner will receive $2,500, be published in Glimmer Train Stories Issue 90 and will receive twenty copies of that issue. Second- and third-place winners will be awarded, respectively, $1,000 and $600 (or, if chosen for publication, $700).