Firefly Ridge Magazine

The 2016 Issue of Firefly Ridge Literary Magazine 

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 Firefly Ridge Magazine 2016

Also Enjoy the 2015 issue of

Firefly Ridge Literary Magazine below.

Take a Look at the 2014 Debut Issue.

Firefly Ridge Magazine

Firefly Ridge Magazine & The Women’s Writing Award Firefly Ridge Literary Magazine is an on-line publication produced yearly by LaVenson Press Studios.  The magazine highlights the works of women who have taken LaVenson Press Studios workshops and whose poetry and prose hold self-discovery and transformation as the driving-force of plot.

General Submissions Guidelines  Firefly Ridge Magazine is Open to Poetry, Short Fiction, Personal Essay: General Submissions to the Magazine follow the same guidelines as those for Awards (listed below). The only exception: There is no entry fee for general submissions. Just follow the instructions of the online Submission Tool. The DEADLINE for the 2017 issue is October 14th 2016.

The Women’s Writing Award 
Open to Poetry & Prose (Short Fiction, Personal Essay)

2017 Judge TBA:

Winners in the categories of Poetry & Prose will receive $100, publication in the online magazine Firefly Ridge, and an invitation to read at the LaVenson Press Studios  Winter Stage and Studio Event (Dec. 3, 2016).

Guidelines for Submissions:

*Submissions only accepted from current or previous participants of LaVenson Press Studios workshops.

*Click on the Submission Tool at the bottom of the page.

* Please upload your submission as a .doc or .docx file.
* Include a cover page with the title of your work, your name, address, phone number and email address.
* Your manuscript: Be sure to type the same title of your work on the manuscript as appears on the cover page. Do Not print your name or any identifying information that would link the manuscript to you on any manuscript pages.
* Number all pages.
* Memoir and Fiction submissions are limited to 20 double spaced pages, 12 point type, one inch margins.
* Poetry submissions are limited to five poems of no more than 2 pages, single spaced and double spaced poems are accepted. Must use 12 point type, one inch margins.
* Simultaneous submissions welcome. Submit unpublished work only; please notify us if work is accepted elsewhere. Reading fee of $15. Only one submission per entry.

 Multiple submissions from one contestant are accepted, but each must be submitted as a separate entry and requires a separate entry fee of $15.