"Once upon a time, I was hiking through the afternoon and saw a distant forest, deep and dark. And then I noticed a single path that led into it, a path just wide enough to walk between the brambles and wild roses. Had it been there before? Or was this my own invitation, materializing at my feet?"
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Details: Send your fiction of 1,000 words or less to us either by email to editor at woodsreader dot com (paste your story into the body of an email, attachments are not opened) or by mail to Woods Reader, PO Box 46, Warren, MN 56762 (please enclose a self addressed stamped envelope if you would like your challenge story returned to you).
Deadline: March 30, 2018.