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“The sun shines not on us but in us. The rivers flow not past, but through us, thrilling, tingling, vibrating every fiber and cell of the substance of our bodies, making them glide and sing.”
-  John Muir

Voices from the Back of Beyond

Life abounds in Cascadia and Appalachia - In the Upper Peninsula,     Sierra Nevada, and the Maine Woods. The Moorlands. The Highlands. The Never Never.

We are looking for writers and poets who capture the spirit and experience of life out of doors - Artists who offer clear voices from the back of beyond.

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Listening for Emerging Voices from the Wild

This is a new website. But we are passionate about providing a showcase for emerging artists from across the country, and around the world.  We are currently looking for writers and poets who capture the spirit and experience of life out of doors. Those who live in or yearn for those wild places.

We want to hear your story - hear your voice. Tell us in the form of flash fiction, short fiction, essay, or poetry. We are looking for compelling work which expresses your heart or home, your ambition or achievement. 

Please visit our Submit page for details

 

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Call for Submissions