Official Blog of riverSedge is now accepting submissions. We are looking
for just about anything that is related to writing and art from the South Texas
region and beyond, such as book/art reviews; feature articles of
literary/artistic events; short poems and prose; book spine poetry; artwork;
interviews; and writing prompts. We’re open to other ideas as well, so feel
free to pitch them to us. While submissions are open to anyone, students of the
University of Texas Rio Grande Valley and South Texas College are especially
encouraged to send us their work.
Submissions to Remolinos
are free of charge. If you’d like to submit content for consideration, please
follow the guidelines below:
- Submissions should be literary in nature. We
encourage innovative and hybrid representations of any of the material listed
above. Hate speech, bigotry, and other forms of ignorance will not be
- Previously published content will not be
considered. This includes content published on your personal blog, social
media, or website.
- Each post requires an image, so please be sure
to include an image you have permission to use. If the image is not your own, please
indicate where the image comes from (url link, for example).
- Unless solicited, please submit once every two
and FEATURES: We prefer reviews between 300-500 words. Event features should
include a description of the event, images, featured reader/s or artist/s,
prefer prose between 500-700 words. Essays should be 400-1000 words in length
and can be about anything related to literature and art.
to 3 poems per submission. No long poems (if you’re not sure what we mean by
that, just send your poem/s in. We’ll let you know if your work meets our
criteria.). For book spine poetry, see art guidelines below.
image per submission. Images should be at least 600 x 400 pixels, 300 dpi, and
in JPEG or JPG formats.
prefer interviews between 1300-2000 words.
PROMPTS: Send 5-8 original writing prompts per submission. One or all may be
Questions or Pitches? Email Nayelly Barrios, Blog
Editor, at nayelly[dot]barrios[at]utrgv[dot]edu.