The winner of the 2007 Million Writers Award for best online short story published during the previous year is "Urchins, While Swimming" by Catherynne M. Valente, published in Clarkesword Magazine. Valente's story received 31% of the public vote. The runner-ups were "All the Way to Grangeville" by A. Ray Norsworthy (Eclectica Magazine) and "The Infinite Monkey Theorem" by Marshall Moore (Word Riot).
This year's award was sponsored by the Edit Red Writing Community (formerly known as Spoiled Ink). As a result of this sponsorship, the award featured a $300 prize for the overall winner and $50 memberships to Edit Red for the authors of the top ten stories of the year.
- Top ten stories of 2006.
- Notable stories of 2006 (as selected by our preliminary judges).
- Introduction to the Million Writers Award
- How the award works (i.e., the rules)
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- See the 2006 award
- See the 2005 award
- See the 2004 award