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YA flash fiction contest: include these 8 words

Second Star Magazine, a young adult fiction journal, is open to entries for its first annual flash fiction contest. Prize: Publication on website. Submit a short story of 950 words or less, using at least five words from a list of randomly generated words (nuclear, milky, angel, battleground, contortionist, daredevil, funnel, and pharoah. Bonus points for using all eight!). Deadline: July 24, 2016.

Wanted: Writing about your relationship with food (pays)

room magazineRoom Magazine is looking for short stories, poems, essays, and art for issue 40.1. Theme: Food. Possible angles: eating for survival, remedy, comfort, adventures, nostalgia, growth, gathering, and love. Could relate to cooking, farming, hunger, consumption, digestion, eating, and not eating. No submission fee. Payment: $50+. Deadline: July 31, 2016.