Note on Length of short stories

Someone asked us what should the length of a submisson be, so here is a suggestion on the length based on the definition of  short story (taken from Wikipedia) – “In contemporary usage, the term short story most often refers to a work of fiction no longer than 20,000 words and no shorter than 1,000.”

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