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Whisper Stories Contests
Promotes writing contests in which authors are asked to complete a story from a set opening sentence. Current deadlines: January 31 and April 30. Prize money: $500 and $5,500 respectively. Entry fees: $5 and $15 respectively.

Word Smitten Flash Fiction Competition
Word Smitten offers a Flash Fiction Contest of 500 words or less. Prize: $150. Contest re-opens: February, 2004. Deadline: May 1.

Words Magazine
Seeks original short stories for various themed contests throughout the year. Limit: 2,000 words. Accepts IRCs for entry fees.

WriteCraft Quarterly Short Story Contest
No fee. Length 1,500-5,000 words. Winner receives $25 and publication. Next deadline: September 15.

Writer Works
Contest re-opens November 1, 2003 for travel-related fiction and non-fiction.

Writer's Reward Short Story Contest
A cash prize of $500.00 is offered for an original short story up to 7,500 words. Minimum entry fee: $10. Deadline: July 1.

WritersWeekly 24-Hour Short Story Contest
Ongoing quarterly contests require entrants to submit a short story within 24 hours of the topic's notification. $5 entry fee. Cash prizes total $750 for first, second and third places.

Zoetrope: Literary Short Fiction Contest
All entries must be unpublished; no longer than 5,000 words; postmarked by October 1; accompanied by a $15 entry fee per story. 1st Prize: $1,000. 2nd Prize: $500. 3rd Prize: $250.

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