storySouth has announced its top 10 online short stories of 2007. Voting has begun to determine the ultimate winner of the 2008 Million Writers Award and will continue through July 17. The top 10 stories are:
- "Do Not Hate Them Very Much" by Matthew M. Quick (Agni)
- "Friday Afternoons on Bus 51" by Sruthi Thekkiam (Blackbird)
- "Postcards from my Brother" by Paul Yoon (Memorious)
- "We Never Talk About My Brother" by Peter S. Beagle (Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show)
- "The Ethical Dilemma of a Sandwich Down the Pants" by Kelly Shriver (Pindeldyboz)
- "The Hide" by Liz Williams (Strange Horizons)
- "Alex Trebek Never Eats Fried Chicken" by Matt Bell (Storyglossia)
- "Grinder" by X.J. Kennedy (StoryQuarterly) Note: free registration required to read this story.
- "The Surgeon's Tale" by Cat Rambo and Jeff VanderMeer (Subterranean)
- "News About Yourself" by Scott Wolven (Thuglit)
Go read and vote!