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
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
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
Calling all artists! We are happy to announce that we will be working in collaboration with The Sarahs, an International Audio Fiction Award (and podcast) sponsored by Sarah Lawrence College. If you submit to their “Very, Very, Short, Short, Stories Contest” your work will also be considered for publication in LUX. The submission deadline for LUX is fast approaching. LUX is going into our third edition as we continue … Continue reading LUMINA is thrilled to announce LUX’s collaboration with the Sarah’s!
Thank you Minneapolis and AWP for such a wonderful time. And thank you to everyone who made it over to our booth at the book fair, as well as all those who purchased copies of LUMINA Vol. XIV, Vol. XIII, and LUX V2, as well as several back issues. It was fun to see some SLC Alumni find their names in the mastheads of LUMINA’s … Continue reading Thank You, #AWP15! Love, Lumina