VERA Award

Results have been annonced for The VERA Award. This award is based on a combination of readers votes and the input of the Editorial staff of the Vestal Review. Editor Mark Budman ¬†does a good job over there and they are one of the longest running indie publications around. Congratulations to all, but especially Blink-Ink […]

Best Small Fictions Awards 2017

‘Tis the season, but…. We here at Blink were very excited to be asked to nominate some of our many fine contributing writers for the Best Small Fictions Awards. There are dozens of people we’d love to select, but are only allowed five, so here they are and congratulations to all. Best Small Fiction Nominations […]

Pushcart Nominations 2016

This is a magic time of year for many reasons. The reason we have in mind is The Pushcart Awards. Every year publications both great and small may nominate up to six ¬†pieces of work that they have published in the last twelve months. This is a way for us to recognize authors and to […]

“Mystery Train” Reviewed by New Pages

New Pages is a very comprehensive website listing, and reviewing magazines, websites, podcasts, and journals. They are fee free and a very good alternative, or as I see it a compliment to Duotrope Digest. Recently Katy Haas at New Pages did an exceptionally nice review of issue 23, the “Mystery Train” issue. She took care […]