Carpinteria Magazine is open to different styles and subject matter, though all past pieces have had a Carpinteria theme or setting. Deadline is Feb. 28, 2013. Word doc submissions, please, to info@CarpinteriaMagazine.com with Short Story Submission in the Subject line. Hard copy not accepted. Deadline is Feb. 28, 2013. Visit www.CarpinteriaMagazine.com to read past stories from previous issues. This is not a contest, and there is no fee involved. There is a small stipend for the chosen story. Email questions to info@CarpinteriaMagazine.com. No phone calls, please.