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Philly Storied City

Attn: all Philadelphians, we've got a new project going just for you! If you don't know already, Short Edition is proud to call Philadelphia our American home as of January 2020. To celebrate, we've launched a city-wide literary project to publish locally written works throughout the city via our Philly Dispensers, one new traveling Dispenser, and online at philly.short-edition.com.

Attn: all Philadelphians, we've got a new project going just for you! If you don't know already, Short Edition is proud to call Philadelphia our American home as of January 2020. To celebrate, we've launched a city-wide literary project to publish locally written works throughout the city via our Philly Dispensers, one new traveling Dispenser, and online at philly.short-edition.com.

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Short Story Dispenser

The Dispenser Arrives in Perth!

Last Friday, Raine Square in Perth introduced the very first public Short Story Dispenser in Australia! To commemorate the event, they commissioned 20 Australian authors to write a short story or poem about what Perth means to them. Find out more about this awesome project, here.

Last Friday, Raine Square in Perth introduced the very first public Short Story Dispenser in Australia! To commemorate the event, they commissioned 20 Australian authors to write a short story or poem about what Perth means to them. Find out more about this awesome project, here.

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Contest

Read and Vote for the Public Finalists!

The submissions are in but the contest is still going... We invite everyone to read the submissions and vote for your favorite works in the Short Fiction, Poetry, and CNF categories. 15 of the Finalists in each category will be selected by you, the online community - to be announced December 3rd. Happy reading!

The submissions are in but the contest is still going... We invite everyone to read the submissions and vote for your favorite works in the Short Fiction, Poetry, and CNF categories. 15 of the Finalists in each category will be selected by you, the online community - to be announced December 3rd. Happy reading!

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Short Fiction

Cora

Karen Heuler

“Who are you?” her mother asked.
“I’m your daughter, Alice.”
“I know that. But I mean, who are you?” Her mother’s eyes locked onto hers; she was clutching Alice’s eyes. What... [+]