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Short Circuit

The Dispensers have been Short Circuited...

With sparkling authors from the US, Ireland, Australia, Canada, Scotland, England… Short Circuit #11 is the perfect overview of what has been the core of the publication for the past two years: a dazzling space open to all – established and aspiring authors alike – writing from all over the world, to be published all over the world.

Even though Short Circuit is ending, you’ll still be able to read all the wonderful texts we’ve curated over the years through the Dispensers so… enjoy!

With sparkling authors from the US, Ireland, Australia, Canada, Scotland, England… Short Circuit #11 is the perfect overview of what has been the core of the publication for the past two years: a dazzling space open to all – established and aspiring authors alike – writing from all over the world, to be published all over the world.

Even though Short Circuit is ending, you’ll still be able to read all the wonderful texts we’ve curated over the years through the Dispensers so… enjoy!

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Contest

The Results Are In!

After much review and deliberation of all the wonderful submissions for the BART Lines writing competition, we are thrilled to officially announce the 30 Finalists! Whether you’re a sci fi addict, a romance enthusiast or simply a voracious reader, we hope you’ll enjoy these 30 stories written by folks in the Bay Area.

Once again, we’d like to thank each and every participant for their contribution to the celebration of BART’s 50th year of service.

 

After much review and deliberation of all the wonderful submissions for the BART Lines writing competition, we are thrilled to officially announce the 30 Finalists! Whether you’re a sci fi addict, a romance enthusiast or simply a voracious reader, we hope you’ll enjoy these 30 stories written by folks in the Bay Area.

Once again, we’d like to thank each and every participant for their contribution to the celebration of BART’s 50th year of service.

 

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Short Édition

There are Short Story Cubes in Montana!

Author and National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature (USA since 2020) Jason Reynolds used Short Édition’s Cube as a part of his Grab The Mic : Tell Your Story tour to empower American youth in several High and Junior High schools in Montana.

The Cube enables students to create, edit and print their own stories and share them with select peers participating in the program nationwide.

Author and National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature (USA since 2020) Jason Reynolds used Short Édition’s Cube as a part of his Grab The Mic : Tell Your Story tour to empower American youth in several High and Junior High schools in Montana.

The Cube enables students to create, edit and print their own stories and share them with select peers participating in the program nationwide.

In need of a good read?

Short Fiction

All the Spiders

Floris M. Kleijne

Colonel Mathura beckons me forward, but the balcony is a maw with a balustrade of marble teeth. The crowd devours me with their cheers. I shuffle forward to be consumed by their support. The midday ... [+]

Children's

Snoot's Snouts

Ann Garrett

Snoot the Pooch was sad one day.
"I wonder why I look this way.
My nose is doggone commonplace.
It's just so boring on my face."
"I'd feel better, I suppose,
if I could have a brand new ... [+]