NY Literary Magazine 2017 Best Short Story Contest  June 1, 2017 - December 31, 2017

Reading and Deliberating


The NY Literary Magazine is now accepting submissions for our Best Short Story 2017 Contest.

We are seeking outstanding literary achievements from talented writers of any age and nationality.

It is FREE to enter our short story contest!
We're accepting all genres of short fiction stories.
Winners will be honored with award seals and published in our online magazine.

Please submit your short fiction stories here:


Publication in our online magazine


1st Place Winner 1st Place Winner
2nd Place Winner 2nd Place Winner
3rd Place Winner 3rd Place Winner



70 Contestants
142 Submissions
Created Jun 5, 2017

Submit Submit Writing


  • Any WritersCafe.org Member can Submit
  • Only Stories can be Submitted
  • All Genres of Writing can be Submitted
  • Each Contestant May Submit 3 Pieces of Writing
  • Writing may be submitted 6/1/2017 - 12/31/2017
  • Winners will be decided by the Moderator


NYLiteraryMagazine is solely responsible for the content of this contest, including all promised prizes. Take any promises of large monetary awards with a grain of salt. Contact NYLiteraryMagazine if you have any further questions.

Recent Submissions

Shade Shade

A Story by Clifford

Boundless Bonds Boundless Bonds

A Story by xlynne

Auggie... Auggie...

A Story by Tegon Maus