Go to THIS LINK and listen to Vonnegut and King discuss short fiction. Then take a look at the guidelines for submitting your own short fiction. Best Fiction: A Journal of Short Stories accepts stories from 1,500 to 7,500 words and pays a small honorarium. Best part--they nominate for the Pushcart Prize! In my mind, that beats an honorarium any day. So ... is your short fiction good enough? Submit and find out.
On another note: The winning blog, for the CFBA Blog Tour Spotlight last month, featuring a review of Over The Edge by Brandilyn Collilns: