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  • Keep stories to under 2,000 words and please include word count in email.
  • Must have some type of BUGS theme.
  • Submit your story to
  • Submission must be in the body of the email, no attachments please.
  • Clearly label your submission “CONTEST ENTRY: Last Name: Story Title”.
  • You are welcome to submit a story for both the contest and regular magazine content but please, just one contest submission.
  • Your contest entry must not be submitted elsewhere.
  • Contest submission deadline  is July 31, 2019 for possible inclusion in August 15, 2019 issue.
  • Honorable mentions will be published. A contest story submission is your pre-approval of publication in our August 15, 2019 summer issue without additional notification to you.
  • Winner will receive $50