Joanna Ruocco Selects Kristen Gleason’s “Monument” to Debut in Volume 6

Joanna Ruocco, author of Dan (Dorothy, a publishing project, 2014), has selected Kristen Gleason’s “Monument” to win the Volume 6 Story Prize contest. As … More

Breaking: Dorothea Lasky Selects Jessica Q. Stark’s THE LIMINAL PARADE as Double Take Poetry Champion

Dorothea Lasky, author of ROME (Liveright, 2014), has selected Jessica Q. Stark’s The Liminal Parade to win the Volume 5 Double Take poetry contest. As … More

News: Kristina Marie Darling Selects Winning Manuscript, Pushcart Nominations, and Jac Jemc to Judge Fiction Contest

Kristina Marie Darling Selects Winning Manuscript Kristina Marie Darling, author of The Arctic Circle (BlazeVOX Books, 2014), has selected Flower Conroy’s … More

Amber Sparks Selects the Winning Manuscript to Feature in HFR 3.1

In this, the new era of HFR, there is our chapbook contest each quarter—each issue will feature a chapbook-length manuscript hand-selected … More