Decline / Accept Listings

Rejection doesn't have to be the end of the line. These are listings of submissions that Carve declined but were accepted elsewhere.  Congrats to the authors, and we commend their perseverance.

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Name Title Accepted Publication
Philip Brunst Fascinations The Common
Reece Taylor Spotlight Not Your Mother's Breast Milk
Keith Burkholder Imagine Controlling Day and Night Patterns with the Mind Scarlet Leaf Review
Keith Burkholder Alone at the Microphone Scarlet Leaf Review
Kevin Bray Flight Sixfold
Amy Emm How To Knit a Boyfriend and Other Easy Projects Pigeon Pages
Keith Burkholder A New Life Awakens after Decapitation Scarlet Leaf Review
Ari Koontz Silhouettes Oyster River Pages
Peter Beckstrom Get Your Feet Wet The MacGuffin
Adam Fout We Are Something More and Something Less Deracine
Adam Fout A Beautiful Death A Courtship of Winds
Patricia Fewer Worm Farm Palo Alto Weekly
Adrianna Sampedro The Lucky Ones Joyland Magazine
Jarrett Kaufman Mr. Nobody Flint Hills Review
Mitchell Waldman The Tree House Kairos Literary Magazine
Richard Schmitt The Trestle TriQuarterly
Maria Dimanshtein Expect the be(a)st Gold Wake Live
AN Block I Like The City Drunk Monkeys
AN Block The Sure Thing Litbreak
Samuel Kolawole Sapeurs Kweli Journal
Olivia Gunning But a Story is So STORGY
Olivia Gunning The Arrangement The Forge Literary Magazine
Dave Alcock Companions STORGY
Ari Moskowitz My Father Left Me a Dying Town American Literary Review
Matt Whelihan A Painter's Secret MAYDAY Magazine
Mike Stewart Seven is the Magic Number Ageless Authors
Kim Henderson Cold Light Atticus Review
Jamie Lyn Smith Search, Rescue, Recovery Sequestrum
T.E. Hahn Six Steps to Closure Cold Creek Review
Matthew Callan You will send a storm for me Vol. 1 Brooklyn
Tina Morganella Nice guys always finish last STORGY
Karin Aurino Twelve Days Agnes and True
R. Gene Turchin Crazy Henry The Broadkill Review
Lilian Vercauteren Unfound Maudlin House
Amada Matei Coaching Mom Adelaide Literary Magazine
Corey Flintoff Early Stages Glimmer Train
Mac McCaskill Tweaked West Trade Review
Adrian Rojas Mazatlan Vagabond City Lit
Dan Jacoby Frontman for the Dead American Journal of Poetry
Cecile Barlier MRI Red Savina Review
Laurinda Lind Armand and I have an argument Antiphon
Eric Henry Sanders Hands On The Laurel Review
Jillian Merrifield Demolition CutBank
Fran Turner Rotten Tomato Dodging the Rain
Jad Josey The Whole Sky Fell Glimmer Train
Jay Lee Ellis First Monday to Dallas Razor Lit Mag's Open Fiction Award
Robert Klose Soulmates The Main Street Rag
Robert Klose The Dog Ascent
Sheree Shatsky Cooked Cookies The Shallows
Alle C. Hall Round Down jmww
Steve Trumpeter Puro Yakyu American Fiction
Saba Sams Blue Arcturus
Amy Kitcher New Year's Eve at the Nun's Purse Fairlight Books
Anu Kandikuppa Conflict The Normal School
Alyse Richmond I Promise Not to Eat You West Texas Literary Review
Kenneth Margolin Old Lover Evening Street Review
Alain Douglas Park Life in the Snow The Madison Review
Eric Rasmussen Another Time It Rained Gulf Stream
Eric Rasmussen Borrowed Cars South Carolina Review
Tehmina Khan Whisperings of the Devil Mawenzi House
Jennifer Doe Any Woman Can Write This Witness
L.D. Zane It's Always My Fault Indian Review
L.D. Zane Combustible Philadelphia Stories
Nicholas Anthony Apple Everyday Fiction
Brian Schulz Rain 3Elements Literary Review
Francis Duffy Rubbish Amarillo Bay
Mark George Goodnight, Sweet Girl New Madrid
Max Talley Forever Now Hofstra University - Windmill
Keith Burkholder Imagine Controlling Day and Night Patterns with the Mind Scarlet Leaf Review


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Name Story Title Accepted Publication
Emily Rose Cole George Bailey Bartleby Snopes
Ashley Goldberg Chicken Shit The Honest Ulsterman
Jeff Meyers The Museum Of Broken Relationships The Carolina Quarterly
Suzanne Ganoux Baby Joshua Six Hens
Jared Abraham To Afford a Life Dodging the Rain
Sarah Lejeune Sophie's Sweater Passager Journal
Anna Vangala Jones Tape and Glue The MacGuffin
Austen Farrell An Evening Prayer Cleaver Magazine
KrisAnne Madaus Up North Arcturus
Elizabeth Green The Woman Who The Doctor T.J. Eckleburg Review
Susan Kleinman Help Us See Your Face American Literary Review
Amy Purcell This Is An Exercise In Detachment The Masters Review
Michael Melgaard Low Risk The Puritan
Adityajeet Govil Sight firstwriter.magazine
Michael Melgaard Little to Lose Maple Tree Literary Supplement
Keith Burkholder Imagine Flying in the Sky on a Skateboard Scarlet Leaf Review
Julieta Vitullo OWL. Of War and Love (in America) Into The Void
Benjamin Tedoff Symmetry The Southampton Review
Erica Hussey Heart The Collapsar
Brandon Dudley Coyotes The Forge Literary Magazine
Delphine Hirsh The Webbing Dunes Review
G. M. Monks Girls Can't Be Simon The RavensPerch
Hege Anita Jakobsen Lepri Damage Control Fjords Review
Max Talley How Can I Help You? The Opiate
Cady Vishniac Girls Girls Girls Salamander Fiction Contest
Richard Schmitt Until the Morning Comes 34th Parallel
Richard Schmitt Living Among Strangers The Baltimore Review
Richard Schmitt Breathing Shenandoah
Jeff Meyers The Chicken Or The Egg Salad Confrontation Literary Magazine
R. Cross My Love for Reina Day One
Dan Crawley Cold Calling Eunoia Review
Hege Anita Jakobsen Lepri Culinary Bliss Forge Literary Magazine
Hege Anita Jakobsen Lepri No Fairy-Tale Ending Agnes and True
Guy Biederman The Most Shoplifted Poet In America Third Wednesday
Guy Biederman Divorced Man Must Sell Bed daCunha
Cady Vishniac Remainders Glimmer Train
Cady Vishniac The Dybbuk The Greensboro Review
Steve Trumpeter The Floatplane Salamander
David Mizner The Amber Revolution J Journal
Gaetan Sgro The Farmhouse Gravel
Janelle Drumwright Reckless Necessary Fiction
Julieta Vitullo OWL. On War and Love (in America) Into The Void
Elika Ansari Confessions of a Pseudo European BlazeVox
Liz Hambrick Interlude Between Waves The Cardiff Review
Dan Johnson My Civil War: Re-enacting in the Days of 9/11 Salon
Caralyn Davis The Case of the Albino Gorilla Storychord
Dan Buck Angry White Male Main Street Rag Short Fiction Anthology
Dan Buck One Story Building Sobotka Literary Magazine
Lara Ehrlich Ruler of the Inverted Year Minnesota Review
Laura Gabel-Hartman The Bird Fall 2016 Bellingham Review
Laura Gabel-Hartman Seals 2017 Spring South Carolina Review
Anne McMillan Phyllis (new revised title is: Lost in La Gomera) No Borders
Leah Dworkin The Light Sculptor Hotel
Janelle Drumwright Reckless Necessary Fiction
Kim Winter Mako Right-dog Vs. Left-dog American Literary Review
Christina Brubaker Old Dog The Writers Studio 30th Anniversary Anthology by Epiphany Magazine
Justin Chasteen The Old Man Next Door Write Out Publishing
Jad Josey Didn't Twisted Vine Literary Arts Journal
Meredith Wadley Wake (formally Into the Slipstream) Upstreet
Robert Kerbeck Follicular Rivalry Exposition Review
Robert Kerbeck G.O.D. Live in Concert Cortland Review
Robert Kerbeck A Dish Best Served Warm Gargoyle
Kelly Flynn The Favorite Word Riot
Karol Lagodzki Berlin The Tishman Review
David Watson The Christmas Zephyr Foliate Oak Literary Magazine
L.D. Zane Separated at Birth Cobalt Review
Tad Bartlett Anti-heroically Yours Bird's Thumb


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Name Story Title Accepted Publication
R.E Hengsterman Instagram On Acid Random Sample Review
Lisa Bubert STRANGE BIRDS Barnstorm Journal
Julie Zuckerman A Strong Hand and an Outstretched Arm Salt Hill
Tracy M. King-Sanchez When Life Gives You Poulet, Make Pork Chops Crack the Spine Literary Journal
Vivienne Chen Chasing Sublime Michigan Quarterly Review
Simone Martel Circular Logic Gold Man Review
Angie Walls The Fires on Water Street Fredericksburg Literary & Art Review
Angie Walls Three Hundred Miles Stirring: A Literary Collection
Angie Walls Things We Should've Said The East Bay Review
Zack Quaintance The Mannequin Leg Stockholm Literary Review #17
Dian Parker Art to Lie For Artificium
Warwick Newnham "The Cuts" [winner of a highly commended award in The Stringybark Times Past Short Story Award 2016] Stringy Bark Stories Longing for Solitude anthology
Sierra Elizabeth Flach Sundays Are For Lovers Rhinocerotic
Nathan Willis This Mortal Coil The Nottingham Review
Jan Marin Tramontano The Visit AOIS21 literary annual 2016
Naser Pour Aryan Haji Sa'id Five 2 One Magazine
Elizabeth Gonzalez James Cosmic Blues The Capra Review
Cady Vishniac Girls Needed $200/HR Nights and Weekends 3rd Place Blue Mesa Review Fiction Contest
Cady Vishniac Move First place Mid-American Review, First place New Millennium Writings
Julia Mascioli Good Bread Buffalo Almanack
Layla Al-Bedawi Lineage Bayou Magazine
R.E Hengsterman Redemption Across The Margin
William Auten "Out There in the Sunlight" (after a line by Larry Levis) Red Earth Review
TR Brady A Pulse is a Pulse Until (title was different, Red Meat: A Story, when originally submitted to Carve) Tupelo Quarterly
T. E. Cowell After Across the Margin
Casey Whitworth A Land More Beautiful Than Here Cleaver Magazine
Lori Carriere Blue: A Love Story Yemassee
Lou Gaglia Little Cruelties Eclectica
Tad Bartlett Riding in Cars at Night Eunoia Review
Marc Phillips Pyjama Squid Moth Magazine, 2015 Short Story Prize
Marsh Rose The Block Party San Francisco Chronicle Magazine
Lisa Bubert A Hand For Your Hip Drunk Monkeys
Eric Rasmussen Prices So Low, They're a Steal Chariton Review
R.E Hengsterman HASH Sick Lit Magazine - December Issue
Ron Clinton Smith A Mexico City Football Dream Upstreet
Ron Clinton Smith New York With The Invisible Whip Novella T
JD Graves The Sweetheart Sour Near to the Knuckle
Toni Ann Johnson Up That Hill Xavier Review
Tad Bartlett Birmingham Breakdown Stockholm Review of Literature
Anna Paikert Summer of Dying Bees Swarm
John Maurer A Twinkle in Dead Eyes The Bitchin' Kitsch
Paul Justison Englewood, 1969 The Gambler Magazine
Devin Murphy A Fabric of Stain Printer's Row Journal, The Chicago Tribune
Brandon French Smoke and Mirrors Potomac Literary Journal
Michael Melgaard A Pregnancy Humber Literary Review (Awarded Honorable Mention in the Emerging Writer's Fiction Contest)
Ferguson Porter The Newest of The New Quail Bell Magazine
Ferguson Porter Kindly Neighbors Kindred
Lisa Corn The Astoria Lounge Storgy Magazine
Richard J. O'Brien Saul Pinsky & The Queen of Light Duende
Danielle Burnette Not Her Husband PRISM international
Dian Parker The Tinker's Dog Artificium
Brandon Timm "Old Yeller Was a Metaphor" (retitled: "Earl's Shadow") Zone 3
Tom Tolnay Bogus Lives Ellery Queen Magazine
Mehdi M. Kashani The Tajreesh Incident Litro Magazine
Joseph Rakowski Watch Them Ponies Run PANK
Yun Wei The Sudden Apt Magazine (Aforementioned Productions)
P. Kearney Byrne At Susan Sontag's House Words on the Waves Anthology (1st prize)
Maria Brandt Flight Upstreet
Ian Prichard The Long Way Home Mulberry Fork Review
Ruth Lacey Altitude Sickness Litro Magazine
Jacob Richardson Her Body, His Money, Their Child With Painted Words
Jennifer Pruiett-Selby Forensics and You Hobart
Warwick Newnham Gr:easter Write Out Publishing
Rosanna Hendrix How to Play the Blues Yalobusha Review
Nicole Simonsen Nobody's Business Raleigh Review
Jennifer Hartenburg Kierkegaard’s Canary The Christian Century
Simone Martel Pinko Paula and the Preppy Plague The Tishman Review
Holly M. Wendt Elephant Graveyards Barrelhouse
Deborah Trowbridge Frigid decomP Literary Magazine
Max Talley The Devil is in the Details Two Cities Review
Bernard Grant Stone Talking Writing
Paul Negri Via Dolorosa Pif Magazine
Rob Yates The Merry King Bodega
Dusty Cooper The Small Reflection of Things Pleiades: R.M. Kinder Award for Realistic Fiction
Sherri Hoffman The Audrey Hepburn The Delmarva Review
Angie Walls The Life She Left Behind The Helix
Anneliese Schultz ROCKAWAY Stone Canoe Journal
Terence Thomas Mission 197 Kalkion
Katie Rogin This Guy We Used to Party With Died Intellectual Refuge
Sara Baker The Arrow of Time Confrontation Magazine
Sara Baker Mail-Order Bride Cleaver
Toni Ann Johnson Make a Space in the Life that We've Planned Hunger Mountain
Susan Romandia My Short Native Life Much
Warwick Newnham knocking the scabs off The Lifted Brow
Warwick Newnham aunty marys Casket of Fictional Delights
Warwick Newnham merry-fucken-crack-mass InShortPublishing
Warwick Newnham bris vegas magus Storgy
Richard Mirabella Mold One Teen Story
Johnny Newport I Blame Lolita Moth Magazine
Lou Gaglia The Over-Thirty League Rappahannock Review
Jon Fried Back to School Night Prick of the Spindle
Matt Denis Getting Free Kenyon Review Online
Christina Berchini Guilty Five2One Magazine
Philip Brunst The Outpatient Joyland
Christina Berchini Ctrl F Journal of Language & Literacy Education
Nathan Lauer Versus The Buffalo Almanack
Tyrese Coleman Prom Night The Stoneslide Corrective



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Name Story Title Accepted Publication
Norman Belanger The Virgin Mary Potluck Magazine Online
Ciahnan Darrell What Remains Rum Punch Press
Ian Phillips Dragunov's Last Performance Heater Magazine
Kim Winter Mako If There Is Anything You Can Do Cosmonauts Avenue
Julie Zuckerman The Book of Jeremiah Sixfold
Cindy Lam Bicycle Mused
Brandon Barrett Gerald's Last Ghost Story The Carolina Quarterly
Jean Ryan Odds and Ends Crack the Spine
Linda Morefield What You Wish For The Northern Virginia Review
Steve Passey All of the Words to All of the Songs Chicago Literati
Andrew Bertaina That Summer Whiskey Paper
Teresa Burns Gunther Where Are You, Really? Northwind Magazine
Chris Drabick Home Truth Midwestern Gothic
Jacqueline Doyle The Other Woman Confrontation
Jacqueline Doyle Heart Trouble Forge
Nathan Willis Invasions 99 Pine Street
Kathleen Balma Stopping Time Is Not as Useful as We Thought Fugue
Janelle Drumwright Biopsy the Day of the Boston Bombings Naugatuck River Review
Zack O'Neill A New Nomad SNReview
Andrew Bertaina I Still Love You From the Other Side of this Bottle of Whiskey Journal of Microliterature
Gerri Brightwell The Joke Copper Nickel
William Locke Hauser The Frog in the Window Rosebud Magazine
Timothy Kasen The Long Burn Wisconsin Review
Jacob Richardson Her Body, His Money, Their Child Through the Gaps
Hannah Thurman Around the World in 365 Days Yalobusha Review
Anthony Mohr Marque and Reprisal Connotation Press
Cady Vishniac A Tzadikah Goes on the Lam New Letters
Doug Lambdin Under, Qualified Smile, Hon, You're in Baltimore!
Bonnie West Sunrise, Banana, Chair Mused Bella
Toby Hecht Going Without The MacGuffin
C. Gregory Thompson King of Kings Printers Row Journal
Jennifer Hartenburg Kierkegaard's Canary The Christian Century
Richard Farrell Sidewinder Valley Newfound
Ilana Masad Picked Up and Happened The Butter
Ihab Hassan The Tiger Shenandoah
Rachel Anne Cantor Barefoot Mile The Sandy River Review
Rhuar Dean Reverse Solicitation Open Pen
Daniel Brauer Doll Love Jabberwock Review
Arturo Desimone The Conversation of Angels The Apeiron Review
Kirie Pedersen Vegetables Agave Magazine
Erica Verrillo The Man Who Lost Everything Crab Creek Review
Shaun Turner The Vine Dynamic Flyleaf Journal
Jeremy John Parker Punchline Number Nine decomP magazinE
Judy Brackett Slow Dancing Bird's Thumb
Kerry Donoghue Climate Change Harpur Palate
John Mauk The Full Horizon Black Lawrence Press
Lis Anna-Langston The Feeling The Merrimack Review
Michael Caleb Tasker Enough for a Stranger The Potomac Review
Tom Andes A Quality of Mercy Blue Earth Review
Tim Cooke The Blue Harbour The Lampeter Review
Tom Cantwell Smoke New Ohio Review
Mary Breaden Bobby Douglas The Mondegreen
Nichole LeFebvre Aberrations, Anomalies Necessary Fiction
Joshua Jones Clearing the Backyard Coup d'Etat
Lynsey Morandin Losing Sight That Lit Site
Ryan Napier Montreal Bartleby Snopes
Carol Wobig A Talent for Ironing Done Darkness
Dennis Milam Bensie Peach Polyester Pantsuit Short Fiction Break
Ursula Mallows In Lieu of Small Talk Bridport Prize Flash Fiction Anthology 2014
Yoann Re A Zebra in Piccadilly Circus eFiction India
Jennifer Schomburg Kanke Either You're In or You're Out Curbside Splendor E-Zine
Falcon Miller Someone in the Room Will The Rag
Toby Hecht Going Without The MacGuffin
Robyn Ryle Far From Home Bartleby Snopes
Joseph Eastburn An Accident of Beauty Sand Hill Review
David William Hill Les Boules de Hong Kong Chicago Quarterly Review
William Derks Adult Ed. Tinge Magazine
Ed Cheney Suspect Kindle Singles
Christian Linville To Remember Not Corium Magazine

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Name Story Title Accepted Publication
Mel Wells A Missionary Position Salamander Magazine
Ryan Dempsey Animals Almost 5Q
Lauren Mead Courtship and the Art of Retaliation The Danforth Review
Stephanie Austin Flow Eclectica Magazine
Michael Caleb Tasker Some Kind of Heaven The Georgetown Review
Dominic Laing Filthy Animals Diverse Arts Project
Priscilla Mainardi The End of Shiny Blood and Thunder: Musings on the Art of Medicine
Matthew Di Paoli Seven Deer Tails Poydras Review
Gary Lemus Woody Allen Raped My Hamster Esquire Magazine
R Benedito Ferrao Curator of Cans Tambdi Mati
Chris Connolly Subterranean Number Eleven Magazine
Lynn Levin Monkey Island YARN: Young Adult Review Network
Jonathan Papernick The Price of Admission Post Road Magazine
BJ Fischer The True Story of Valley Forge Fries Blue Lake Review
Lee Morgan The RunAway The Foliate Oak Literary Magazine
Lucas Loredo No Detours Southwest Review
Mark Wagstaff My Old School Tethered by Letters
Christopher Bell 3 Day Weekend Broadkill Review
Cristina Del Canto Green Trails Days Loch Raven Review
Ihab Hassan Charadea Fiction International
Ihab Hassan The Gratitude of Strangers Alaska Quarterly Review
Kim Fehr The Remarkable Baobab The Fieldstone Review, USask
Lynn Levin A Visit to the Old House Rathalla Review
Jane McAdams Drowning Perceptions Literary Magazine
Rayne Debski The Weight of Air mslexia
Will Adam Powers of Persuasion Eclipse
Glenn Deutsch Little Guy Confrontation
Gotham Mamik Worship Papercuts
Gotham Mamik Immigrant Hack Writers
Rebecca Dimyan Half Life L'Allure des Mots
Kate Scarpetta Making a Point in a L-Triangle Five Quarterly
Timothy Caldwell Time and Again Ginosko Literary Journal
T L Sherwood Standing with Stair Legs Page & Spine
Ciahnan Darrell Normal, Iowa Ishaan Literary Review
Robyn Ryle Far from Home Barleby Snopes
Simon A Smith Lord of the Manor Tincture Journal
William Masters Choreography eFiction
Rachael Ratliff Rituals of Lonely Men Driftwood Press
Chris Drabick The Asian Longhorned Beetle Great Lakes Review
Lisa Alexander The Hill of Invisible Foxes Meridian
Lisa Alexander That Magic Box Prick of the Spindle
Ray Morrison What Courage Looks Like StorySouth
Becky Browder The Russian Bride Big Muddy
Michael Martin Ilsa, Ilke, Costas and Pie Braddock Avenue Books
Michael Martin Made Just for Ewe Braddock Avenue Books
Courtney Sender We Can Practice Starts Michigan Quarterly Review
Stefanie Freele Mercy Camas - The Nature Of The West
Becky Browder The Russian Bride Big Muddy
Adrian Levet Planet Four Fourteen NarratorINTERNATIONAL
Liz Windhorst Harmer Where Anyone is Going The Dalhousie Review
Anisa Irwin Tomorrow is a New Day Every Day Fictioin
Toby Hecht Going Without The MacGuffin
William Adam Powers of Persuasion Eclipse
Debbie Urbanski Settlement Massachusetts Review
Lawrence Farrar A Good Steward Tampa Review Online
Lawrence Farrar Roundup in Tokyo Curbside Splendor E-Zine
Lawrence Farrar Mourners Bryant Literary Review
Adrian Levet The Pines NarratorINTERNATIONAL
Christian Linville To Remember Not Corium Magazine
Cathy Herbert Denny's Girl Kelsey Review
Heidi James The Sun Trap Penny Shorts
Philicia Montgomery The Closet Crab Fat Magazine
Mollie McNeil The Red Box Blue Lake Review
Raymond Belli Employee of the Month Potluck Magazine
Polly Buckingham Void of Course Void of Course


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Name Story Title Accepted Publication
James Armstrong Fair 34th Parallel
Molly Laich Make Do Corium Magazine
Bobby Fox The Great Escape Enhance Magazine
Barbara Yost Mrs. Wintergreen at the Arcadia Motel ROAR magazine
Jon Kolb Mac and Betsy ShangriLa Shack Literary Journal
John Gorman El Mariachi The Summerset Review
Martin Dodd Cold Turkey Homestead Review
Pamela Dreizen A More Forgiving Light New Plains Review
Ray Shea The Drought Connotation Press
Josh Medsker Boys Verbicide
Valentine Bonnaire The Beautiful Kind Erotica Readers & Writers Association
Elinor Davis A Posthumous Son The Missing Slate
Robin Underdahl The Fun of It Columbia: A Journal of Literature and Art
Robin Underdahl The Overlook Coachella Review
Robin Underdahl Visitation Short Story
Robin Underdahl Violet and Boaz Dark Sky
William Luvaas Fy-bitteen Ashes Rain Down: A Story Cycle
William Luvaas The Art of Forgetting The Write Room
William Luvaas Fever Saranac Review
William Luvaas A Crack in the Pavement Essays and Fictions Journal
Carl Oprey Mahoney Little Episodes
Hilary Zaid The Neighbors BLOOM
Raul Palma Obsolescence Saw Palm
Margaret Eaton If I Had a Hammer Apt, A Literary Magazine
Lori De La Cruz Candy Girl The Story Shack
Gotham Mamik Roy Spokes
Laura Spielvogel Sabishii Sofa Anthropology and Humanism
Kristin FitzPatrick Center of Population Necessary Fiction
DA Dement State of Confusion Imitationfruit
Monica Macansantos Stopover Five Quarterly
Jamie Amos A Good Dog Buries its Bone The Florida Review
George Choundas On the Far Side of the Sea PANK
Simon Barker Theatre of the Absurd The Laurel Review


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Name Story Title Accepted Publication
Susan Taylor Chehak Just So Folio
Andre Pace Poetry Eber & Wein Published Co.
Emma Ramos Where The Children Play BlazeVOX Online Journal
Kevin Clarkston The Payback Forge Journal
Zane Kotker How're You Felling Notre Dame Revieww
Thomas Brian The Birds in the Wall The Battered Suitcase
M M De Voe The Champion Bellevue Literary Press
Marcus Lund A Sinfonia Do Circo Brink Magazine
Robert Earle With Her Ear Pressed to the Earth 34th Parallel
Joseph Cavano Story Cloth Potomac Review
Shirley Golden The False Moon Grace Dieu Writers' Circle
Kate Scarpetta The Puppy The Coachella Review
Anthony Martin Windswept Nib Magazine
Gregory Koop Jive Willie No-Nose Nashwaak Review
William Locke Hauser The Frog in the Window Rosebud Magazine
William Locke Hauser The 19-Year-Old Guitar Player Down in the Dirt Magazine
William Locke Hauser Dinh Van AntiMuse Magazine
Raul Moreno Cheesemonger Otis Nebula
Lisa Mecham You Get What You Get The Drum Literary Magazine
Craig Rondinone Six Seconds Evening Street Review