Now Accepting Submissions–Best of Ohio Short Stories: Volume II

The submission period for Best of Ohio Short Stories: Volume II has officially begun! The Best of Ohio Short Storiessubmission period will close on June 30, 2015, so don’t wait to send us your best short story!

Click here to submit a short story for this anthology.

It is free to submit a story for consideration. “Writer” level CCC members may submit up to three stories for consideration. We are looking for short stories, of length between 1,000 and 10,000 words.  We will accept fiction and narrative (creative) non-fiction.  We are looking for exceptional work from ALL genres.

This is not a contest, it is an open call for submissions.  All stories will be fairly considered, and those deemed most appropriate for publication will receive an offer.

How to submit your work:

1) Create a free CCC account (register here).
2) Confirm your account via the email you registered.
3) Log into your account at
4) Click on “Submit a short story for the Best of Ohio anthology.”
5) Fill out the simple form and upload your work.

Stories do NOT need to be based in Ohio, although the author must have some tie to the state. Be sure to read the rules and requirements for entering here.

The complete anthology will be released in the fall of 2015, to all major markets in print and digital formats.

What are you waiting for?! Clean up your best short story and submit it here.

Questions? Check out our publication FAQ first, and contact us here with additional questions.