2020 deadline is February 3rd, 2020

Anyone can send their creative work to Spindrift Art & Literary Journal! Please email all submissions to

  • Limit 0-5 artistic works and 0-5 written works per contributor.
  • For each piece, include details for the title, art size, and medium (like charcoal) or writing style (like haiku).
  • If your work is derivative of another artist's work, please credit the original work and artist (Title of your original work, after Monet's "Water Lilies"). Include 2-3 sentences for your artist bio, written in third person ("Andrea is an artist who...").

Submission Guidlines


  • Approximately 8" x 10" 300 dpi RGB jpeg files. Contact us at if you do not know how to do this.

Note: We may need to crop your submission to fit it into a magazine layout


  • Maximum 3,500 words per piece.
  • Please proofread your work - Spindrift is not responsible for typos or bad grammar.
  • Send typeable files (like Word.docx). If your submission is not in English, please include an English translation.

Note: For translation assistance, go to the Writing and Learning Studio on the second floor of the library (Room 4302)

Audio & Video

  • Send large files via Dropbox, Google Drive, or other file sharing service. Contact us at if you do not know how to do this.
  • Include 4" 150-300 dpi jpeg film still of video.
  • For audio pieces, include details for the title and genre(s) of music.