The short story
Welcome to Story, the campaign to celebrate the short story. We believe that the short story is one of the most exciting and important literary forms, that can and should reach the widest possible readership. We believe that the short story matters.
News and information
What can you find on this site? Simply everything you could ever want to know about the short story:
You can search for short story collections currently published in the UK and read tips and articles from writers, agents and publishers on what makes a great short story and the great classic and contemporary stories they love.
The 2011 prize is now accepting entries
The Sunday Times EFG Private Bank Short Story Award
The longlist and judges for the prize have been announced.
Getting Your Stories Out in The Press or Media
Congratulations on writing your story, or crafting your study. A brilliant first step. Don't forget to send it out to journalists and websites who may want to share it, this is the best way to get eyes on your story afterall. Borrow some inspiration from a well known digital PR company when it comes to outreach at a larger scale, or for your next creative story.
by Stuart Evers
- Five Mistakes I Made While Trying to Get Published
- by Adam Marek
> Writing Tips
- On Writing Short Stories
- by David Vann
- Interview with Stuart Evers
- by Nikesh Shukla