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Summer Daze Just Got Dreamier

WLZ 072018 Cover
Word Lit Zine has hit the electronic shelves and is ready for your scrolling pleasure!
What makes this issue so special for us is that it is the first ever WLZ archival issue! Writers, poets, and literary know-it-alls from issues past are jam packed in these pages along side new authors and nerdy games.

WLZ Flash Fiction Flash Contest

Summer Teaser WLZ Contest


WLZ Flash Fiction Flash Contest!

Summer is just around the bend, and so is the next issue of Word Lit Zine. There is a little something we are missing though… your amazing fiction. Submit a flash fic story of 500 words or less to the editor, and you could win our grand prize!

Theme: “Summer Daze”
Guidelines: 500 word max (PDF format)
Send to:, attention “Flash Contest Submission”
DEADLINE: July 1st