Browse dozens of websites dedicated to Writing Short Stories...
- Chapter One Promotions
Home of the annual International Open Short Story Competition.
- Classic Shorts
Dedicated to the short story and to those interested in reading light prose.
Offers a treasure-chest of poetry and stories and our Writers and Reviewers Club can give you a chance to publish your work for pleasure and profit.
- International Conference on the Short Story
The Society for the Study of the Short Story was chartered in 1994, following a first gathering of people interested in the writing and study of short stories which took place at the Sorbonne in 1989.
- National Storytelling Network
A non-profit member driven organization dedicated to advancing the art of storytelling - as a performing art, teaching aid, and cultural transformation process...
- New Story Teller
Seeks short story contributions on various themes.
looking for story writers who are willing to share their stories (either fiction or non-fiction genre) with the visitors of this site.
Features - real people, real stories.
- Short Stories at east of the web
Browse the library by nine genre or search it for a title, author or keyword. Clicking on an author's name lists all their stories along with further information and links. Stories can be read online, printed or downloaded for reading offline or on handheld devices.
Browse stories by genre or author.
- Short Story Competitions
Features good list of competitions for short stories.
- Short Story Group
Provides tips for writing short stories and more.
- Short Story Index
Digital guide to more than 96,000 stories, including the full text of more than 3,400 stories.
Allows writers to showcase their short stories for free - and once your submission is approved, it will appear on the site for all to see and leave comments on
An online community where you can enjoy reading short stories of various categories and share your own stories with the rest of the world.
- Story Bytes
A monthly Ezine and weekly electronic mailing list presenting the Internet's (and the world's) shortest stories - fiction ranging from 2 to 2048 words.
A community of creative writers and readers for all types of original works not published elsewhere.
- Talespinner's Tavern
Collection of amateur fiction, freely given and freely received. "To you, we say, Come in. Tell your story. Spin your tale!"
- The Short Story Page
The stories and poems on this page are of wildly diverse genres. Currently featured are Fantasy, Fiction, Horror, Non-Fiction, Poetry, Anime Fan Fiction, and a collection of links.
- The Short Story website
The campaign to celebrate the short story.
- Tim Sheppard's
Storytelling Links for Storytellers
One of the most comprehensive collections of storytelling resources on the web, annotated and categorised for easy reference.
- Writers' Forum Short Story Competition
Prizes range from a minimum 1st prize £300, 2nd prize £150 and 3rd prize £100 with an annual trophy and a cheque for £1,000 for the best story of the year. The competition is open to all nationalities but entries must be in English. Deadlines are: 5th day of every month.
- WRITERS' Journal Short Story Contest
Annual contest offers prizes from $75.00 to $350.00 plus publication in future issues of the WRITERS' Journal.