Only, like, 26 hours left to submit!

Hurry! Run to your submittables and submit to Lumina in the last day that we will be accepting your wonderful prose, poetry, visual art, and multimedia. Show us what you got! We want to see it, feel it, and read it till we are satiated. It’s all over at 11:59:59pm on October 1st. October 2nd means no more fiction, nonfiction, poetry, multimedia, art, or fiction contest … Continue reading Only, like, 26 hours left to submit!

Lumina Volume XV Submissions End 10/1

Submissions close in 1 week. On October 1st at 11:59pm, we will no longer accept submissions through Submittable, mail, carrier pigeon, or satanic ritual. That includes multimedia submissions for LUX, all genres for Lumina in both our print and online journals, and our Fiction Contest by the amazing Roxane Gay. Submit now, or forever hold your peace. Continue reading Lumina Volume XV Submissions End 10/1

LUMINA Volume XIII Contest Judge Announced!

Lumina XIII is excited to announce Cheryl Strayed as the judge of our 2013 nonfiction writing contest! Cheryl Strayed is the author of #1 New York Times bestseller Wild, the New York Times bestseller Tiny Beautiful Things, and the novel Torch. Strayed’s writing has appeared in The Best American Essays, The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post Magazine, Vogue, Allure, The Missouri Review, The … Continue reading LUMINA Volume XIII Contest Judge Announced!

Multimedia Submissions and Logo Contest!

LUMINA has two ground-breaking and exciting announcements today. The first is a call for submissions for our first ever Multimedia Issue, and the second an official logo contest. 1. Multimedia Submissions LUMINA is pleased to announce the opening of submissions for our first ever Multimedia Issue! We’re looking for unique fiction, poetry, non-fiction, visual art and audio work. All genres are welcome; slam poetry and … Continue reading Multimedia Submissions and Logo Contest!

Fiction Contest Winners Announced!

We are pleased to announce the results of this year’s LUMINA fiction contest judged by George Saunders! First Place Bill Derks for “Let’s Just Say”   Second Place Sam Martone for “Last Tour”   Third Place Jessica Lillien for “After Saco River”   Honorable Mention Leah Schnelbach for “Bracelet” Look out for the winning stories in the upcoming issue of LUMINA on April 14th. It … Continue reading Fiction Contest Winners Announced!