A prize of $1,500 and publication in River Styx is given annually for a short short story. Submit up to three stories of no more than 500 words each with a $15 entry fee, which includes a copy of the prize issue (for an additional $5, entrants will receive a subscription to River Styx) by December 31. All entries are considered for publication. Visit the website for complete guidelines.
River Styx, Micro-Fiction Contest, 3301 Washington Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63103. Shanie Latham, Managing Editor.