Get Involved


Sign up as a contributor and list your favourite short stories in our directory.
Find out more

As a reader

  • Download reading lists (coming soon) or create your own
  • Organize a book club short story month
  • Review short stories on Goodreads, Amazon etc
  • Carry a short story printable (coming soon)
  • Give a short story printable to someone (coming soon)

As a publisher

  • Sponsor the site (pay for webhosting, design, etc)
  • Create free downloads/printables for readers
  • Put the Short Story Month graphics on your site
  • Let us interview your authors
  • Run giveaways

As a writer

  • Send us a link to a short story to feature at the Short Story Month Site
  • Do an interview with us (or any other reader community)
  • Recommend your fave short stories (post it to Twitter with the hashtag #shortreads)

As a sponsor

  • Get your logo on the ShortStoryMonth site
  • Host our website
  • Help us with the cost of design and promotion
  • Sponsor/run a contest
  • More opportunities

As a library/bookstore/festival

  • Schedule events in May
  • Feature shelves with short story collections
  • Display poster/logo (more details to follow)
  • Display reading list print-outs
  • As a prize-giving body
  • List your event in our directory

As an academic institution

  • Promote short stories in your institution
  • Host readings by short story writers
  • Sponsor a contest for your students
  • Host a reading series
  • Publish a collection
  • Add a regular short story to your periodicals

As a publication

  • Sponsor Short Story Month
  • Help us promote May as Short Story Month with features and interviews
  • Schedule special events and contest for May


Contact Julie Duffy at Short Story Month for more information