Lux Launch(ed) 2016

Welcome back, fans of the Lumina blog. It’s been a while since we last updated, but rest assured, we are back. We hope you enjoyed the winter holidays, the new year, and the once yearly sighting of an incredibly rare bird, the Superb Owl. For those of you unfamiliar with the Superb Owl, it’s always a treat, even when the bird itself doesn’t look that … Continue reading Lux Launch(ed) 2016

Indiegogo Update #2: The National Day of the Horse

Did you know that December 13th is the national day of the horse? Me neither, until just now. On November 14th, 2004 United States Senate Resolution 452 recognized December 13th as the National Day of the Horse. The idea was to encourage people to be aware of the contribution the horse has made to the historical, cultural, and economic character of the United States. It … Continue reading Indiegogo Update #2: The National Day of the Horse

Vol. XIV VIDA Count

For the first time in the history of Lumina Literary Journal, our VIDA count has more male contributors than female. Fear not though! The margin was miniscule with only one more male gracing our journal. Our count, done with the VIDA guidelines, has found our latest edition to have 21 females and 22 males. This accounts for all prose writers, poets, translators, and visual artists. … Continue reading Vol. XIV VIDA Count

Launch of Online Journal

Tomorrow, we will be launching the Lumina Online Journal! We’ve done so much for the print and online journals, LUX, and the social media accounts, we are so excited to present this first batch of amazing talent. Be sure to check back for the link and all the fantastic things yet to come. Contributors include poets Julia Kolchinsky Dasbach, Lauren Hilger, and Cynthia Bargar; fiction … Continue reading Launch of Online Journal