Established in 1993 by book designer Lisa Bowden and poet Karen Falkenstrom, based in Arizona, Kore Press publishes excellent works by women who are traditionally under recognized by the publishing industry.  Their short fiction contest deadline is October 31, 2010.  Their guidelines are easy;  open to any woman who writes in English and is of any nationality.  Chapbook publication, $1,000 prize for selected writer.  Word count is 4-12,000 with a $15 entry fee,    LA Carlson