Lori Ostlund and Anne Raeff will judge Blue Mesa Review's 2017 short-story contest. First place will be awarded $500 and publication in our Winter 2017 issue. Second place will be also be awarded publication. Please send a story of no more than 6,000 words between June 1st and August 31st. Submission fee is $12. Those affiliated with the University of New Mexico are ineligible to submit unless they are five years past their graduation date/last date of employment.