Glimmer Train has just chosen the winning stories for their November Short Story Award for New Writers. This competition is held quarterly and is open to all writers whose fiction has not appeared in a print publication with a circulation greater than 5000. The next Short Story Award competition will take place in February. Glimmer Train’s monthly submission calendar may be viewed here.
1st place goes to Natasha Tamate Weiss [Pictured. No photo credit.] of San Francisco, CA. She wins $1500 for “What It Means to Rush” and her story will be published in Issue 93 of Glimmer Train Stories. This is Natasha’s first published fiction.
2nd place goes to Amy Evans Brown of Kalamazoo, MI. She wins $500 for “The Hudson.”
3rd place goes to Gabe Herron of Scappoose, OR. He wins $300 for “Uriah.”
A PDF of the Top 25 winners can be found here.