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  • Special ProjectsFrom time to time, The Drum publishes special audio literary projects beyond our weekly short fiction and essays. MuseFlash with Grub Street's Muse and the...more
  • Stories from Our Print Journal PartnersThe Drum partners with Harvard Review, Ploughshares, AGNI, and Post Road to bring you audio versions of the selected stories from these journals' print editions....more


  • We Are Now Paying ContributorsWe believe that creative work should be paid for. We are putting our money where our mouth is and are now paying contributors an honorarium of $50 for each essay,...more
  • Submissions Open Again!Submissions to The Drum are open again. Bear with us as we catch up, but eventually our aim is to respond within one month of receiving your work....more
  • MUSEFLASH 2015Congratulations to the winners of our fifth annual MuseFlash contest: Stephen Dorneman, Stacey Resnikoff, Louise Houghton, and Linda Cutting! Their flash  pieces...more
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