Marguerite McGlinn Prize for Fiction

Christine Weiser

[img_assist|nid=5874|title=Marguerite McGlinn|desc=|link=node|align=left|width=98|height=100]The Marguerite McGlinn Prize for Fiction is an annual national short fiction contest that begins in May

Good Beginnings

Aimee LaBrie

If I’m hooked in the first paragraph, I am more likely to give the writer the benefit of the doubt on page three, when he stumbles on an awkward bit of dialogue.