Submissions

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Everybody loves a great story, so go ahead and tell us yours.

We celebrate the short form in all its majesty: poetry, reviews, flash fiction, non-fiction, essays, instructional – ANYTHING you’d like, as long as it’s less than 1000 words.

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Terms and Agreements

I confirm that I am at least 18 years of age and hereby grant “Who Writes Short Shorts?” First Rights to publish my story (online and by subscription, including any subscription method/medium available at the time of publication.) Exclusivity is only granted to “Who Writes Short Shorts?” for 30 days from the story’s original publication date.
I also grant “Who Writes Short Shorts?” the the non-exclusive right to utilize segments of the work as graphic design elements for the “Who Writes Short Shorts?” website and/or social media pages as additional forms of creative content, and/or the non-exclusive right to make the submitted story available in printed or e-book form (including any e-book format available at the time of publication, if the editors so choose), alone and/or anthologized with others – as long as this right is activated within 24 calendar months of the story’s original publication date.
I represent and warrant that I am the sole author of the Work, which is original and not previously published. To the best of my knowledge, it does not infringe any third party’s copyright, trademark or other proprietary rights, does not contain any libelous material, and nor does it violate any third party’s right of privacy or publicity. If I am found to be in willful breach of any of these representations and warranties, I agree to indemnify “Who Writes Short Shorts?” for any and all costs and expenses resulting from that breach.
I understand and agree that, after the date of publication, my story will remain accessible online in the “Who Writes Short Shorts?” archives at the editors’ discretion, unless and until I submit a written request for its removal from the site.
Please note, we do not pay for contributions at this time.