Submission Guidelines

Submissions must be from currently enrolled LSSC students. 

Students may submit in the following categories only for the Art & Literary Contest:

Short Stories - no longer than 2,000 words, any genre accepted

Poetry - no longer than 1,000 words

Drawing (11" x 17" or smaller)

Digital Art (Any size)

Photography (Black and White)

Photography (Color)

All submissions to the magazine must be camera ready. Images must be in an approved file format (.jpeg, .jpg, .tiff, .png). Short stories must be in a document format (.doc, .docx, .pdf, .rtf). No other formats will be accepted. Please note, if you have a physical object, you must include an image with your submission. 

To submit: please send an email to with the subject line: Submissions for publication. Please include your document or digital item as an attachment. Contest closes November 20, 2020 at midnight. Items received after this time will not be included in judging. See official contest rules for more information. 

Confirmation will be sent that your item has been received. Please allow at least 24 hours for confirmation. 


Art & Literary Contest

Deadline: Nov 20, 2020

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