Tahoma Literary Review

a journal of fiction, nonfiction, and poetry

Happy 2018!

JANUARY 1, 2018

Tahoma Literary Review is now open for submissions. If sending your best work is one of your resolutions, let us help you keep it. Check out our submission guidelines on Submittable.

We're also working hard on our next issue, due out in March. Subscribe now, or buy previous issues below.

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Now. Are you ready to submit? Go on, show us your best work. Thank you! 

What's New at TLR

Katie Bickell Wins Youth/Emerging Writing Contest Award

Katie Bickell Wins Youth/Emerging Writing Contest Award

Katie Bickell (TLR issues 1 and 3) has won the Writers’ Guild of Alberta Youth/Emerging Writing Contest for her short story “Angels in the Snow.” ...
Marty McConnell Signs Nonfiction to YesYes Books

Marty McConnell Signs Nonfiction to YesYes Books

Marty McConnell’s book, Gathering Voices: Creating a Community-Based Poetry Workshop will be the first nonfiction title published by YesYes Books, ...
Did Mom’s Wig Fall into a Walrus Tank at SeaWorld? Tips for Writing About Your Family Without Making Them Want to Disown You

Did Mom’s Wig Fall into a Walrus Tank at SeaWorld? Tips for Writing About Your Family Without Making Them Want to Disown You

By Greg Marshall Being part of a family is the most interesting thing that has ever happened to me. I suspect I’m not alone in feeling this way, th...

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We believe diversity means richness in culture. We are committed to publishing voices that represent the breadth of our society.

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We want writers to go on writing. So we pay the writer. And to keep the overall body of work fresh, we’ll never solicit: 100% of our work is from the open queue. Finally, to keep your work moving ahead, we provide feedback, if requested, in our prose departments.