A new category: Magic Mondays.
Submit a magic realism story of up to 250 words. It can be a story of the type of Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s “A Very Old Man with Enormous Wings” or humorous magic realism. No hard science fiction or high fantasy. The selected story will appear on the VR’s website either every Monday or every other Monday. The best published story of three months selected by the reader’s poll will be included in the next issue of Vestal Review with our standard publication pay. No fees.
Please do not submit anything that doesn’t match the theme or the story length limitations.
Clockwork Kid by Michael Chapey
Cricket by Erini Katopodis
Meanwhile by Michael Trocchia
A Cycle of Tall Flowers and Dead-Eyed Gardeners by Omer Friedlander
Left Hand Turns by Sudha Balagopal
Gordon’s by Carole Burkett
Transhumance by Sophie van Llewyn
Calligraphy by J. Bradley
My Hero by Tasha Lower
Separation Notice by Jenny Bhatt