National GuidelinesPoetry: submit up to five poems
Fiction: submit one short story (up to 4,000 words) or up to three short-shorts
Plays: submit one dramatic piece up to 4,000 words
Creative Nonfiction: submit one piece up to 4,000 words
Photographs and Drawings: submit up to five prints or slides; do not send originals; we normally require b&w photos and art, but color work may be considered for the cover
Comics: submit one strip
Enclose an SASE for reply. Please enclose a brief autobiographical statement for use if we publish your submission. Please also include an email address if possible. Simultaneous submissions are acceptable if so noted. We also accept email submissions at SplitterRandolph@deanza.edu.
We accept submissions from September 1 to January 31, read them from September to February, make final decisions in March, construct the magazine in March and April, and publish it by the summer.
$10 for the current issue; $2.50 for sample back issues
Red Wheelbarrow Literary Magazine
De Anza College
21250 Stevens Creek Boulevard
Cupertino, CA 95014-5702
Print edition: ISSN 1086-9042
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