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You can enter all year long and submit as many stories as you like

29th annual 55 Fiction contest

Winners from our 29th annual short story contest

29th annual 55 Fiction contest

It's time to get briefs with 55 Fiction

55 Fiction 2015

Keep it brief: 28th annual 55 Fiction

It's time to get briefs with 55 fiction

Boxers or briefs?

How to enter

You can enter all year long and submit as many stories as you like

How to Enter

Yes! You Can Be a Famous Writer!

55 Fiction 2014

We like short stories and we cannot lie: This year's 55 Fiction winners

55 Fiction - 2013

55 Fiction 2013

Tornado in a teardrop

55 Fiction 2012

It was all a dream

Our annual 55 Fiction short story contest is back

Few words, many rules

Announcing our 2012 25th annual 55 Fiction short story contest

55 Fiction 2011

Our 24th Annual short-story writing contest inpires flights of fancy, poignant moments, and--of yes--murder

55 Fiction: The Book

No small feats

Short stories are big endeavors

How to Enter

Yes! You Can Be a Famous Writer!

Make Dickens and Milton look like bloviated windbags!

55 Fiction is the perfect literary forum for commitment phobes

Here are 55 rules (maybe less) for 55 Fiction

It doesn't have to be very long to be very good

55 Fiction 2007 Winners

The basic premise is ridiculous.

55 Fiction 2005

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