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Reader nominations for 2008 Million Writers Award

The 2008 Million Writers Award is now open for nominations. This page is for READERS to nominate one short story published in an online magazine during 2007. Editor nominations are here.

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storySouth
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Story: "7 Cornish Hens" by Erich Sysak
http://www.storysouth.com/fiction/2006/11/7_cornish_hens_1.html

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Nossa Morte
http://www.nossamorte.com
Story: "Buried Treasure" by Robert Laughlin
http://www.nossamorte.com/nov.07/buriedtreasure.html

Story: "The Last Stand of the Elephant Man" by Jennifer Pelland
http://www.helixsf.com/archives/Oct07/fiction/Q2_pelland_elephantman.htm

Zoetrope: All-Story
http://www.all-story.com
Story: "A Crisis for Mr. Lion" by William Preston
http://www.all-story.com/issues.cgi?action=show_story&story_id=349

Helix
http://www.helixsf.com
Story: "The Last Stand of the Elephant Man" by Jennifer Pelland
http://www.helixsf.com/archives/Oct07/fiction/Q2_pelland_elephantman.htm

Antithesis Common

http://www.antithesiscommon.com/

Story: "The Stranger Below" by Sam Vargo

http://www.antithesiscommon.com/issue6/pg8.htm

www.zygoteinmycoffee.com

Story: The Top of Grace's Upper Lip by Timothy Gager

http://www.zygoteinmycoffee.com/zygote70s/issue80thetopofgrace.html

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org/
Story: "Loss of Balance" by Anne Leigh Parrish
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/parrish.html

Barrelhouse

Story: "Seven Reasons Jerome Loves Sizzler"
by: Tom Lavagnino

Long Story Short

http://www.longstoryshort.us

Story: NANA by Monika Lange

http://www.longstoryshort.us/Aug07/NANA.html

storySouth
http://www.storysouth.com
Story: "In the Valley of Love and Delight"
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/shishin.html

Hub Magazine
http://www.hub-mag.co.uk

Story: "Man for a Moment" by Jeff Crook
http://www.hub-mag.co.uk/images/Hub_12.pdf

CautionaryTale
http://cautionarytale.com
Story: The World's Most Romantic City
http://cautionarytale.com/features/fillion_romantic.htm

JMWW
http://www.jmww150m.com
Story: "The Small Girl" by Patrick D. Hahn
http://jmww.150m.com/Hahn2.html

Story: "Souvenir" by Nicholas Ripatrazone

http://www.thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=888

Clarkesworld

http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/

"I'll Gnaw Your Bones, the Manticore Said" by Cat Rambo

http://www.clarkesworldmagazine.com/rambo_07_07.html

Yale Journal for Humanities in Medicine
http://yjhm.yale.edu/
Story: 911 by Paul Rousseau
http://yjhm.yale.edu/essays/prousseau20070328.htm

River Walk Journal
Story: "Maternal Instincts" by Diane Kimbrell
http://www.riverwalkjournal.org/vol3iss5/kimbrellmaternal.html

Outsider Writers

www.outsiderwriters.org

Story: "The Night I Found Out I was A Somebody" by: Mathias Nelson

http://www.outsiderwriters.org/content/view/539/1/

Eclectica Magazine

http://www.eclectica.org/

Story: "Ten Who Made America!" by David Ewald

http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/ewald.html

StoryGlossia
www.storyglossia.com
"The Ataturk of the Outer Boroughs" by Jacob M. Appel
http://www.storyglossia.com/26/ja_ataturk.html

Pindeldyboz
http://www.pindeldyboz.com/
Story: "Whisper" by Brian Allen Carr

http://www.pindeldyboz.com/bacscar.htm.,

Story: "Whisper to Scar" by Brian Carr

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org/
For the Eyes of Dogs to Come
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n3/grimmett.html

Segue

Calling For Help

Pindeldyboz
http://www.pindeldyboz.com/
Story: "Whisper" by Brian Allen Carr
http://www.pindeldyboz.com/bacscar.htm

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org/
Story: "Wonderful You" by Mary Beth Caschetta
http://eclectica.org/v11n3/caschetta.html

Small Spiral Notebook
Story: "Expendable" by Mary Beth Caschetta
http://www.smallspiralnotebook.com/fiction/2007/03/expendable_by_mary_beth_casche.shtml


Word Riot
http://www.wordriot.org/
Story: "Raul Shows Me Things" by A.S. King


http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1316

Literary Mama
http://www.literarymama.com
Story: "Family Vacation" by Janis Hubschman
http://www.literarymama.com/fiction/archives/001525.html

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org
Story: "Babies" by Gary Moshimer
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/moshimer.html

the2ndhand
http://the2ndhand.com
Story: "If Fred Dryer Had Been Sam Malone" by Jeremy Wilson
http://the2ndhand.com/archive/dryer.html

Eclectica
http:/www.eclectica.org/
Story: Hijras on the Highway by Rumjhum Biswas
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/biswas.html

Farmhouse Magazine
Story: "Last Day of Summer" by Steve Barker

http://www.farmhousemagazine.com/14Fbarker.html

Eclectica
http:/www.eclectica.org/

Story: "The Rhino of the Real" by Tim Horvath
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/horvath.html

Lone Star Stories

Story: "Angels of a Desert Heaven" by Marguerite Reed

http://literary.erictmarin.com/archives/Issue%2024/issue_24.htm

Farmhouse Magazine Sept/Oct 2007
www.farmhousemagazine.com
Story: Last Day of Summer by Steve Barker
http://www.farmhousemagazine.com/14Fbarker.html

the 2nd hand
http://the2ndhand.com
Story: "Baby Boy McCaffrey" by Xavier McCaffrey
http://www.the2ndhand.com/archive/babyboy.html

Oxford Magazine

"Waxy Maxy" by M.O. Walsh
http://community.muohio.edu/oxmag/node/21

Thrilling Detective
http://www.thrillingdetective.com
Story: "A Saving Grace" by Patricia Abbott
http://www.thrillingdetective.com/fiction/07_06_01.html

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Louder Gospel," by Anthony Neil Smith
http://www.storyglossia.com/21/ns_gospel.html

Green Integer
www.greeninteger.com
Story: Rider of the Jade Horse by Michael Disend

http://www.greeninteger.com/green_integer_review/issue_9/Michael-Disend.cfm

Thuglit
http://www.thuglit.com/
Story: "Death Don't Have No Mercy" by William Boyle
http://www.thuglit.com/zine/thug17/docs/deathdont.pdf

Dead Mule School of Southern Literature
http://www.deadmule.com
"Reena" by J. C. Frampton
http://www.deadmule.com/fiction/2007/04/jc-frampton-reena

Clarkesworld Magazine
http://www.clarkesworldmagazine.com
The First Female President by Michael De Kler
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/dekler_04_07

Literary Mama
http://www.literarymama.com
"Civil Ceremonies", by
Miriam N. Kotzin
http://www.literarymama.com/fiction/archives/001411.html

Southerngothic.org:

"The Dream Machine" by Justin C. Gordon
http://www.southerngothic.org/2007/09/dream-machine.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Louder Gospel," by Anthony Neil Smith
http://www.storyglossia.com/21/ns_gospel.html

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Louder Gospel," by Anthony Neil Smith
http://www.storyglossia.com/21/ns_gospel.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Coyote Wild
http://coyotewildmag.com/autumn2007/mirror_murphy.html
Story: Mirror,Mirror
Author: Lee Ann Sontheimer Murphy

Identity Theory
http://www.identitytheory.com/
Story: "Motor Repair," by Scott Wrobel
http://www.identitytheory.com/fiction/wrobel_motor.php

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Bare Root Review
"Sound and Vision" by Lisa Marie Nohner
http://www.southwestmsu.edu/CampusLife/BareRootReview/5nohner.htm

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/

Quay Journal
http://www.quayjournal.org
Story: "Cowless, Rainbowless" by Myfanwy Collins
http://www.quayjournal.org/1_1/cow.htm

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Free Darko
http://www.freedarko.com
Story: "Where You From" by Jake Lemkowitz
http://freedarko.blogspot.com/2007/08/where-you-from.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

The Dublin Quarterly
http://www.dublinquarterly.com
Story: "The Sandman" by Sandra Jensen
http://www.dublinquarterly.com/12/f_sjensen.html

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org
Story:"Keeper of Cats" by Rumjhum Biswas http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/biswas.html

Pindeldyboz
http://www.pindeldyboz.com/
Story: "Whisper to Scar" by Brian Carr

http://www.pindeldyboz.com/bacscar.htm.,

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

The old Manof the Mountain, great story

Hot Metal Press
www.hotmetalpress.net
Story: "Headless Ignatz" by Frank Haberle
http://www.hotmetalpress.net/FrankHaberle.html

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Louder Gospel," by Anthony Neil Smith
http://www.storyglossia.com/21/ns_gospel.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

The Dublin Quarterly
http://www.dublinquarterly.com
Story: "The Sandman" by Sandra Jensen
http://www.dublinquarterly.com/12/f_sjensen.html

Clarkesworld Magazine
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com
Story: "Something in the Mermaid Way" by Carrie Laben
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/laben_03_07

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

Identity Theory
http://identitytheory.com/
Story: "Dinosaur House" by Ali Fahmy
http://www.identitytheory.com/fiction/fahmy_house.php

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

The Dublin Quarterly
http://www.dublinquarterly.com
Story: "The Sandman" by Sandra Jensen
http://www.dublinquarterly.com/12/f_sjensen.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Louder Gospel," by Anthony Neil Smith
http://www.storyglossia.com/21/ns_gospel.html

The Dublin Quarterly

"The Sandman" by Sandra Jensen
http://www.dublinquarterly.com/12/f_sjensen.html

r.kv.ry. Quarterly

"Sixty-Nine Dollars" by Sandra Jensen

http://www.ninetymeetingsinninetydays.com/Sixty_Nine_Dollars.html

The story title is Old Man of the Mountain

Conte: A Journal of Narrative Writing
http://www.conteonline.net/
Story: "The Tasting Room" by Tim Millas
http://www.conteonline.net/issue0301/f01.shtml

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

For consideration for your Million Writers Award, I would like to nominate Claudia Smith for her story "Hook" which appears in Storyglossia. http://www.storyglossia.com/27/cs_hook.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

SN Review
http://www.Snreview.org
Story: "What the Wind Blew In" by Laurence Klavan
http://www.snreview.org/0207Klavan.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

JMWW
http://jmww.150m.com/
Story: "Life in the Fishbowl" by Robert Repino
http://jmww.150m.com/Repino.html

Pindeldyboz
http://www.pindeldyboz.com/
Story: "FedEx vs. Kinko's" by Brian Hurley
http://www.pindeldyboz.com/bhfedex.htm

Vulgata
vulgatamagazine.org
Story: "Synchronicity" by Ahmed A. Khan
vulgatamagazine.org/ahmed17.html

VerbSap
http://verbsap.com/
Story: "Sunrise Café" by Sandra Jensen
http://verbsap.com/07fallnonfiction/jensen.html

Storyglossia

http://www.storyglossia.com

Story: "Rutting Season" by Larry T. Menlove

http://www.storyglossia.com/23/lm_rutting.html

Clean Sheets
Story: Gracie McKeever's ldle Hands
http://cleansheets.com/fiction/mckeever_11.14.07.shtml

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Southern Reader
Story: Old Man of the Mountain by Michael Saunders
http://www.southernreader.com

Weird Tales
Story: Six Scents by Lisa Mantchev
http://weirdtales.net/wordpress/2007/04/23/six-scents/

Sein Und Werden
http://www.kissthewitch.co.uk/seinundwerden/sein.html
Story: “Everybody’s Got Something to Hide Except for Me and My Monkey” by Jodie Daber
http://www.kissthewitch.co.uk/seinundwerden/2_1/page33.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

The Chick Lit Review
chicklitreview.org
Story: This Rugged Road
Author: Lee Ann Sontheimer Murphy

http://chicklitreview.org/sepoct2007leeannsmurphy.aspx

Carve
www.carvezine.com
Story: "Think Engineering" by Michael Schiavone
http://www.carvezine.com/MARCH07/schiavone.htm

Carve
www.carvezine.com
Story: "Think Engineering" by Michael Schiavone
http://www.carvezine.com/MARCH07/schiavone.htm

Bare Root Review
"Sound and Vision" by Lisa Marie Nohner
http://www.southwestmsu.edu/CampusLife/BareRootReview/5nohner.htm

The Dublin Quarterly http://www.dublinquarterly.com/
Story: "Drowning the Charge" by Neil Grimmett
http://www.dublinquarterly.com/12/f_ngrimmett.html

The Cantaraville Journal
http://www.cantaraville.com
Story: "Vista With Player" by R. A. Allen
http://www.cantaraville.com

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Smoklong Quarterly #18
Story: "Ethnic Lego Girls Carry Spears"
Author: Heidi W. Durrow

Cafe Irreal
http://www.cafeirreal.com
Story: "Hole in the Ground" by Laurence Klavan
http://home.sprynet.com/~awhit/klavan.htm

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Night Train
www.nighttrainmagazine.com
List of 50 (18 of 50): Incomplete Confession by Blake Butler
http://www.nighttrainmagazine.com/contents/butler_7_2.php

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Down in the Cellar
http://www.downinthecellar.com/index.php
Story: "A Sin of Omission" by Mike Norris
http://www.downinthecellar.com/sinofomission.php

Eclectica
http://www.eclectica.org/
Story: "Fig Leaf" by Andrew Coburn
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/coburn.html

Eclectica Magazinehttp://www.eclectica.org/Story: "Red" by Bojan Pavlovichttp://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/pavlovic.html

The Evergreen Review
www.evergreenreview.com
Story: "Slow Motion Lobotomy" by Steve F. Young
http://www.evergreenreview.com/114/contents.htm

Monkey Bicycle
http://monkeybicycle.net
Story: "Feet in Socks" by Amy Güth
http://monkeybicycle.net/archive/Guth/feet.html

Eclectica

http:/www.eclectica.org/

Story: Hijras on the Highway

http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/biswas.html

Thieves Jargon
Story: 'This is Not Kansas' by Rachel Kendall
http://www.thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=936

Story: "Becalmed" By Mark Howard Jones

Story: "Red, Manhattan, 523" by Beth Hogan
http://www.riverwalkjournal.org/vol3iss6/hoganred.html

"Human Resources" by Gavin S. Lambert

"Human Resources" by Gavin S. Lambert

Eclectica
http://www.eclectica.org/
Story: "Rammed" by Paul Silverman
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/silverman.html

Per Contra
http://www.percontra.net
Story: "The Circus Life" by Nadine Darling
http://www.percontra.net/6darling.htm

Clarkesworld Magazine
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com
Story: "Something in the Mermaid Way" by Carrie Laben
http://clarkesworldmagazine.com/laben_03_07

Labyrinth Inhabitant
http://www.labyrinthinhabitant.com
Story: "The Kingdom Defaced" by Louise Norlie
http://www.labyrinthinhabitant.com/KingdomDefaced.html

Bare Root Review
"Sound and Vision" by Lisa Marie Nohner
http://www.southwestmsu.edu/CampusLife/BareRootReview/5nohner.htm

Eclectica
http:/www.eclectica.org/
Story: "The Resurrection of Lucille Posh" by Stephen Healey http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/healey.html

Story : "Children as Numerous as Stars in the Sky" by Stephen Healey

Dogmatika
http://www.dogmatika.com
Story: "Dear Lucid, I Have A Confession" by Christopher J. Dwyer
http://dogmatika.com/dm/writing_more.php?id=3093_0_7_10_M

"Oh! Carol" by Luke Geddes, in Pindeldyboz

Showcase
Story: Becalmed by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html


Niteblade
http://www.niteblade.com
Story: "THE RUSALKA" by Ian R Faulkner
http://www.niteblade.com/december-2007/the-rusalka.htm

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

STORYGLOSSIA
http://www/storyglossia.com

Story: On the Edge by Barry Graham
http://www.storyglossia.com/24/bg_edge.html

Serendipity

"Uncle Vernon's Lie" by Patrick Samphire

http://www.magicalrealism.co.uk/view.php?story=5

Eclectica
http://www.eclectica.org/index.html
Story: "In Grief Prostrate; Clobbered by Joy," by Benjamin Chambers
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/chambers.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Southern Gothic
http://www.southerngothic.org/
Story: "Dry Rub" by Nick Ripatrazone
http://www.southerngothic.org/2007/12/dry-rub.html

Story: Fuck love and Fuck You
by Harmony Rhoades
http://www.lemonpuppy.com/harmonyrhoades.html

42opus
http://www.42opus.com/
Story: "Strange Men in Bars" by Leah Browning
http://www.42opus.com/v7n2/strangemeninbars

Poor Mojo's Almanac(k)
www.poormojo.org
Story: "Success" by Kristy Athens
www.poormojo.org/cgi-bin/gennie.pl?Fiction+315+bi

Bewildering Stories
www.bewilderingstories.com

Story: "Limping Step" by Elaine Graham-Leigh

http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue247/limping_step1.html

Word Riot
http://www.wordriot.org/
Story: "This Is Me American Style" by Maria Deira
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1340

Thieves Jargon
http://www.thievesjargon.com
Story: "This is Not Kansas" by Rachel Kendall
http://www.thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=936

"Golem" by Bojan Pavlovic Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/pavlovic.html

Demolition Magazine
http://www.demolitionmag.com
Story: "Mi Vida de Lucha" by David J. Montgomery
http://www.demolitionmag.com/montgomerymivida.htm

Storyglossia
"Stories I heard when I went home for my grandmother's funeral" by Jamey Genna
http://www.storyglossia.com/24/jg_stories.html

Underground Voices
http://www.undergroundvoices.com/
Story: "Original Sin" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.undergroundvoices.com/UV
LoughreyMichael.htm

Eclectica
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/palcewski.html
Story: "Nurse Miriam" by John Palcewski

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Eclectica
http://www.eclectica.org
Story: "The Fancypants Rosary Company," by G. K. Wuori
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/wuori.html

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

Menda City Review
http://www.mendacitypress.com/
Story: "Other Advocate" by R.C. Knight
http://www.mendacitypress.com/4.2007Knight.html

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Stories I heard when I went home for my grandmother's funeral" by Jamey Genna
http://www.storyglossia.com/24/jg_stories.html

Thieves Jargon
http://www.thievesjargon.com
Story: "This is Not Kansas" by Rachel Kendall
http://www.thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=936

Eclectica
"Kelemo's Woman" by Molara Wood
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n3/wood.html

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org
Story: The Postsapien by Ada Mantine
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n3/mantine.html

Eclectica


http://www.eclectica.org

Story "Killing Bulls" by Cedric Popa

http://www.eclectica.org/v11n1/popa_bulls.html

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com/

Story: "The Cabalfish" by Benjamin Buchholz

http://www.storyglossia.com/22/bb_cabalfish.html

The Future Fire
http://futurefire.net
Story: "Omega, maybe" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.futurefire.net/2006.07/fiction/omegamaybe.html

The Back Alley
http://www.backalleywebzine.com/
Story: “In the Shadows of Wrigley Field” by John Weagly
http://backalleywebzine.com/shadows%20of%20wrigley%20weagly.htm

Loch Raven Review
http://www.lochravenreview.net/2007Winter/rohn.html
Story: "The Man Who Fell in Love with the Stump of a Tree" by Randy Rohn

Verbsap
www.verbsap.com
Story: "Quality of Life" by Henry S. Kivett
www.verbsap.com/07summerfiction/kivett.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Bare Root Review
"Sound and Vision" by Lisa Marie Nohner
http://www.southwestmsu.edu/CampusLife/BareRootReview/5nohner.htm

Thieves Jargon
Story: This is Not Kansas by Rachel Kendall

Story: Come Away; Poverty's Catching

Story: Come Away; Poverty's Catching" by Jumoke Verissimo

Name: Eclectica
Email address:
URL: http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/verissimo.html
Story: Come Away; Poverty's Catching" by Jumoke Verissimo


Story: Come Away; Poverty's Catching" by Jumoke Verissimo

Hobart
http://hobartpulp.com
Story: "Snakes & Ladders" by Michael Loughrey
http://hobartpulp.com/website/june/loughrey.html

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones

thieves jargon
http://www.thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=936
Story: This is not kansas by Rachel Kendall

Story: "Visage" by Trevor Johnson

http://www.wordriot.org/template 2.php?ID=1100

STORYGLOSSIA
http://www.storyglossia.com

Story "Reading to the Blind Girl" by Paula Bomer
http://www.storyglossia.com/21/pb_blind.html

Hobart
http://hobartpulp.com
Story: "Snakes & Ladders" by Michael Loughrey
http://hobartpulp.com/website/june/loughrey.html

The Future Fire
http://futurefire.net
Story: "Omega, maybe" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.futurefire.net/2006.07/fiction/omegamaybe.html

Word Riot
www.wordriot.org
Story: "An Appointment" by Kevin Hardcastle
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1224

Eclectica

www.eclectica.org

Come Away; Poverty's Catching by Jumoke Verissimo

http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/verissimo.html

Aphelionhttp://www.aphelion-webzine.comStory: "Off Road"
by Michael Loughrey
http://www.aphelion-webzine.com/shorts/2007/07/OffRoad.html

StoryGlossia
http://www.storyglossia.com/
Story: "Nowhere is Close" by A. Ray Norsworthy
http://www.storyglossia.com/22/nowhere_print.html

Story title is "Una furtiva lagrima"

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "One Hundred Santas" by Liz Skillman
http://www.carvezine.com/DEC07/skillman.htm

Underground Voices
http://www.undergroundvoices.com/
Story: "A Small Thing" by Joseph Thayer
http://www.undergroundvoices.com/UVThayerJoseph.htm

Apt: An Online Literary Journal
http://apt.aforementionedproductions.com/
Story: "The City of Stone and Name" by Douglas Silver
http://apt.aforementionedproductions.com/twelve/silver.htm


Menda City Review
http://www.mendacitypress.com/
Story: "Through Jelly Glass Darkly" by Nancy Stebbins
http://www.mendacitypress.com/6.2007Stebbins.html

Word Riot
http://www.wordriot.org
Story: "Bum Deal" by M. Thomas Gammarino
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1273

ORDINARY FAME by
Elizabeth P. Glixman

Diagram
http://thediagram.com/
Story: "MOTHER: A DECONSTRUCTION WITH CRITICAL APPARATUS" by Christopher Higgs
http://thediagram.com/7_3/higgs.html

Halfcut Publications - Leper Colony
http://www.halfcutpublications.com/
Story: "Still Life With Bacteria" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.halfcutpublications.com/Leper_Colony/MichaelLoughrey_StillLifeWithBacteria.PDF

Story : Guardian Angel by Marie Rennard.

eclectica magazine
www.eclectica.org
story, "trying on" by Steven Schutzman
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/schutzman.html


Dogmatika
http://www.dogmatika.com
Story: "The Ruins Of Fleisch" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.dogmatika.com/dm/writing_more.php?id=2997_0_7_10_M -

eclectica magazine
www.eclectica.org
story, "trying on" by Steven Schutzman
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n3/schutzman.html

Painted Bride Quarterly
www.webdelsol.com/pbq
story, "Pablo and the Frogs" by Steven Schutzman
http://www.webdelsol.com/pbq/issue76/

Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com/
Story: "Alex Tribeck Never Eats Fried Chicken" by Matt Bell
http://www.storyglossia.com/23/mb_alex.html

Menda City Review
http://www.mendacitypress.com
story:"Covered In Catalina" by Aaron Hellem
http://www.mendacitypress.com/10.2007Hellem.html

Interzone
www.ttapress.com
Story: "Journey To The Center Of The Earth" by Ed Morris
http://ttapress.com/27/journey-to-the-center-of-the-earth/

West Asphalt
www.wetasphalt.com
story, "Measures of Sorrow" by Jacob Appel
http://www.wetasphalt.com/?q=node/141

BloodLotus
http://www.bloodlotus.org
Story: "Orion" by Terry Price
http://www.bloodlotus.org/TerryPrice.htm

DIAGRAM
http://www.thediagram.com
Story: "Mother: A Deconstruction with Critical Apparatus" by Christopher Higgs
http://thediagram.com/7_3/higgs.html

`Becalmed` by Mark Howard Jones www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

Story: "We Were Lucky with the Rain" by Susan Buttenwieser

Menda City Review
www.mendacitypress.com
Story: "Nailed" by Luan Pitsch
http://www.mendacitypress.com/2.2008Pitsch.html

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com
Story: "The Ways You Are Gone" by Kami Westhoff
http://www.carvezine.com/DEC07/westhoff.htm

BloodLotus
http://www.bloodlotus.org
Story: "Orion" by Terry Price
http://www.bloodlotus.org/TerryPrice.htm

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: The Ways You Are Gone by Kami Westhoff
http://www.carvezine.com/DEC07/westhoff.htm

Mississippi Review
www.mississippireview.com
Story: The Boys by Tiff Holland
http://www.mississippireview.com/2007/Vol13No4-Oct07/1304-100107-Holland.html

http://www. toastedcheese. com
Story: "The Path To Mental Heath" By Brandy Langenwalter
http://www. toasted-cheese. com/ezine/2007/7-3/langenwalter. htm

Jim Baen's Universe
http://www.baens-universe.com
Story: "Touching the Dead" by J. Kathleen Cheney
http://www.baens-universe.com/articles/Touching_the_Dead

Jim Baen's Universe
http://www.baens-universe.com
Story: "Touching the Dead" by J. Kathleen Cheney
http://www.baens-universe.com/articles/Touching_the_Dead

Off Course - http://www.albany.edu/offcourse

Story: "Silver Queen" by Miriam N. Kotzin

http://www.albany.edu/offcourse/winter07/m_kotzin.html

I nominate
"The Boys" by Tiff Holland

published in the Misssissippi Review

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

3 AM Magazine: http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/
Story: The Unplayable Lie by Neil Grimmett.
http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/the-unplayable-lie/

Mississippi Review
www.mississippireview.com
Story: The Boys by Tiff Holland
http://www.mississippireview.com/2007/Vol13No4-Oct07/1304-100107-Holland.html

Adam Cushman's "They Hail from East Lansing" is funny as all hell, brilliantly structured and does awesome things with language. By far the best piece on the net, at least from what I've read.

http://www.storyglossia.com/eighteen/ac_east.html

Word Riot
http://www.wordriot.org
Story: "Second Flowering" by John Colvin
http://www.wordriot.org/template_2.php?ID=1198

Eclectica
www.eclectica.org
Story: People on the Other Side
http://eclectica.org/v11n1/fahmy.html

Nossa Morte
http://www.nossamorte.com
Story: "Losing Dan" by Christina Crooks
http://www.nossamorte.com/nov.07/losingdan.html

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

Mississippi Review
www.mississippireview.com
Story: The Boys by Tiff Holland
http://www.mississippireview.com/2007/Vol13No4-Oct07/1304-100107-Holland.html

Strange Horizons
http://www.strangehorizons.com
Story: "29 Union Leaders Can't Be Wrong," by Genevieve Valentine
http://strangehorizons.com/2007/20070618/union-f.shtml

Editors,

I nominated a story that isn't eligible until next year. Please supplant with this nomination:

Menda City Review
Steven Gillis
"The Door at the Top of the Stairs"
http://www.mendacitypress.com/7.2007Gillis.html

Thank you very much and many apologies for the mix-up. Cheers.

Mississippi Review
www.mississippireview.com
Story: The Boys by Tiff Holland
http://www.mississippireview.com/2007/Vol13No4-Oct07/1304-100107-Holland.html

Dogmatika
http://www.dogmatika.com/dm
Story: "The Butler of Fredo's" by Paul Silverman
http://dogmatika.com/dm/writing_more.php?id=3107_0_7_30_M

Nth Position

Story: Buffalo Train by Rumjhum Biswas

http://www.nthposition.com/buffalotrain.php

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

Literary Mama
http://www.literarymama.com
Story: "Family Vacation" by Janis Hubschman
http://www.literarymama.com/fiction/archives/001525.html

They Hail from East Lansing
By Adam Cushman
Storyglossia

http://www.storyglossia.com/eighteen/ac_east.html

Helix SF
http://www.helixsf.com/
Story: "The Button Bin" by Mike Allen
http://www.helixsf.com/archives/Oct07/index.htm

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org
Story: "Phillip, Rose, and Death" by Bojan Pavlovic
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/pavlovic.html

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

The Back Alley
http://backalleywebzine.com
Story: "Last Words" by Megan Powell
http://backalleywebzine.com/last%20words%20powell.htm
(URL may change after issue #3 is released)

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html


Mark's a fab & interesting writer.

Carolyn Combs -
carolynncombs@yahoo.com

- Andy Riverbed -
Thieves Jargon
http://thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=1028

Thieves Jargon

"Perhaps Adulthood" by Joel Van Noord

http://www.thievesjargon.com/workview.php?work=972

"Exponential" by Blake Butler

in Willow Springs
http://willowsprings.ewu.edu/archives/butler.pdf

HalfCut Publications/Leper Colony
http://www.halfcutpublications.com
Story: Still Life With Bacteria by Michael Loughrey
http://www.halfcutpublications.com/Leper_Colony/MichaelLoughrey_StillLifeWithBacteria.PDF

Menda City Review
http://www.mendacitypress.com/
"La Banana Grande de La Estancia Celeste" by J. C. Frampton
http://www.mendacitypress.com/11.2007Frampton.html

Underground Voices
http://www.undergroundvoices.com/
Story: "Original Sin" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.undergroundvoices.com/UVLoughreyMichael.htm

MendaCity Review
http://www.mendacitypress.com
Story: "No.7 Mine" by James Shaw
http://mendacitypress.com/3.2007Shaw.html

Adam Cushman, They Hail From East Lansing, Storyglossia

Pulp Pusher
http://www.pulppusher.com/#

"The Biggest Dick In Brooklyn" by Todd Robinson
http://www.pulppusher.com/#/toddrobinson/4523881849

Eclectica Magazine
http://www.eclectica.org/

"Coyotes" by Suzanne Rindell
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n4/rindell.html

Per Contra
http://www.percontra.net Story: "The Day Independence Came" by Chika Unigwe
http://www.percontra.net/9unigwe.htm

eclectica
http://eclectica.org

"Excerpt from The Arc and the Sediment" by Christine Allen-Yazzie
http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/yazzie.html

Coyote Wild
http://coyotewildmag.com
Story: "Remembering Sara" by Mari Ness
http://coyotewildmag.com/summer2007/remembering_ness.html

The Raging Face
http://www.ragingface.com
Story: "The Odd Feet Of Blanche Fury" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.ragingface.com/blanchefury.htm

Rougarou
www.louisiana.edu/rougarou
Story: "Swallow" by Carolyn Mikulencak
http://louisiana.edu/Academic/LiberalArts/ENGL/Creative/Rougarou/currentIssue/mikulencak_Swallow.html

Rougarou
www.louisiana.edu/rougarou
Story: "Stopping" by Stephen-Paul Martin
http://louisiana.edu/Academic/LiberalArts/ENGL/Creative/Rougarou/currentIssue/paulMartin_Stopping.html

Fantasy Magazine
http://www.darkfantasy.org/fantasy/
Story: "Shedding Her Own Skin" by Silvia Moreno-Garcia
http://www.darkfantasy.org/fantasy/?p=22

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm





Eclectica Magazine

http://www.eclectica.org

Story: "Excerpt from The Arc and the Sediment" by Christine Allen-Yazzie

http://www.eclectica.org/v11n2/yazzie.html




Posted by:
Anna Sidak |
March 28, 2008 02:44 PM



Storyglossia
http://www.storyglossia.com
Story: "Panama" by Mikael Covey
http://storyglossia.com/24/mc_panama.html

Reflection's Edge

www.reflectionsedge.com

Assistant by Mari Ness

http://www.reflectionsedge.com/archives/may2007/a_mn.html

Jason, could you delete my earlier post and replace it with this one? I made a boo boo. This is the story I intended to nominate.

Showcase@Laurahird.com

Story: A Thousand Drawings of Edgar, by Elizabeth Glixman

http://laurahird.com/showcase/elizabethglixman4.html

3:AM Magazine
http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/
Story: "Faraway Places" by Nelson L. Eshleman
http://www.3ammagazine.com/3am/faraway-places/

Literary Mama
http://www.literarymama.com
Story: "Family Vacation" by Janis Hubschman
http://www.literarymama.com/fiction/archives/001525.html

Agni Online
http://www.bu.edu/agni/
Story: "The Mysterious Remnant" by James Warner
http://www.bu.edu/agni/fiction/online/2007/warner.html

Showcase
'Becalmed' by Mark Howard Jones
http://www.laurahird.com/showcase/markhowardjones.html

Damned in Dixie
http://lulu.com/content/1046461
Story: "Miss Magnolia's Secret" by Anna M. Lowther

http://lulu.com/content/1046461

Triptych
http://www.triptychzine.com
Story: A Spangly Silver Leotard by Sandra Gail Lambert
http://www.triptychzine.com/spanglysilverleotard.html

The Future Fire
http://www.futurefire.net
Story - "Omega, maybe" by Michael Loughrey
http://www.futurefire.net/2006.07/fiction/omegamaybe.html >

42opus
http://www.42opus.com
Story: "What Heaven Might Be Like" by Larry Menlove
http://42opus.com/v7n2/whatheavenmightbelike

Editors,
I messed up my earlier nomination on 3/24--please use this corrected one instead. sorry for trouble.

Fantasy Magazine
http://www.darkfantasy.org/fantasy/
Story: "The Girl with Blueberry Eyes" by Lisa Mantchev
http://www.darkfantasy.org/fantasy/?p=399

Adam Cushman "They hail from East Lansing"

ShatterColors Literary Review
http://www.shattercolors.com
Story: "All The Wrong Notes" by Shana Silver
http://www.shattercolors.com/fiction/silver_notes.htm

42opus
http://42opus.com
"Please Don't Put That Thing on My Head--I Work for the Government"
by M.E. Parker
http://42opus.com/v7n2/pleasedont

Cezanne’s Carrot
http://www.cezannescarrot.org/
Story: "The Tin Canister" by Rosemary Jones
http://www.cezannescarrot.org/vol3iss1/tincanister.html

Cezanne's Carrot
http://www.cezannescarrot.org
Story: "The Tin Canister" by Rosemary Jones
http://www.cezannescarrot.org/vol3iss1/tincanister.html

Harpur Palate
http://harpurpalate.binghamton.edu/
Story: “The Revolving Door” by T. J. Forrester
http://harpurpalate.binghamton.edu/62/forrester.pdf

Bewildering Stories
http://www.bewilderingstories.com
Story: "Frozen Landscapes of the Mind" by Slawomir Rapala
http://www.bewilderingstories.com/issue238/frozen_landscapes1.html

Carve Magazine
http://www.carvezine.com/
Story: "The First Fire" by David Andrew Stoler
http://carvezine.com/MARCH07/stoler.htm

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