Tag Archives: short stories

A reminder: “Hollow” BPO

The fall tends to be a busy time but don’t forget about our upcoming By Prescription Only: Themed Writing showcase. This year we’re accepting poetry as well as the short stories and essays that we’ve focused on so far. The final deadline is the 14th of November but early submissions are very welcome. All of […]

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This summer and the next BPO

This summer we’ve got a special treat lined up for you: Drugstore Books will be hosting a weekly serialization called “Trans-Atlantic” by the author of the Star Frontiers series (and much more) Hamish Spiers. We’ll be running a new installment every week so be sure to drop by regularly. Also, don’t forget that the deadline […]

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Take one of these and then get to work

If any of you are like me then you’ll consider summer a dreadful time of suffering and woe, but not to fret because this year at least we here at Drugstore Books have what you need to get through it. That’s right, our next By Prescription Only short story and essay showcase is right around […]

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The end of the year and what’s next

And that wraps up this round in the free-flowing “Excerpt from the Wonders of Cata” series by our own Nick Cody. Thanks again for the great stories, Nick! For those of you who missed a few, all of the tales can be found in our Short Fiction category and Nick’s original selection can also be […]

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By Prescription Only: Space

The deadline for Space, our next showcase, is now only 7 weeks away! Get your writing to a wider audience! Drugstore Books averages 3000 unique IPs a month. Our next showcase theme will be Space. The deadline is 20th December, and we’ll start running your writing on the website early next year. We’ll give your […]

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Plug in

As Paul posted on a few weeks back, at the end of the year here we’re going to unveil the first set of what will hopefully be a long-running showcase of themed writing. The chosen topic this time around is Privacy, and we’re currently taking any short stories or essays on the theme that are […]

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By Prescription Only: Themed Writing

It’s been a steamy typhoon flecked summer out here in the East, but now we’re back with our regular Friday posts. And what a welcome back we’ve got lined up because we’re now taking submissions for our short story and essay showcase – By Prescription Only. Here’s the deal. A couple of times a year, […]

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