Now Accepting Submissions – Winter 2018

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the Winter 2018 issue of Déraciné literary magazine. The issue is set to be released this December, so please send in your submissions!

More information about submission guidelines and deadlines can be found on our Submissions page.

If you haven’t already, please subscribe to our website to receive updates on new issues, deadlines, special announcements, and more.

Once again, we thank you for helping us create a stunning summer volume. We eagerly anticipate composing our third issue.


Victoria Elghasen & Michelle Baleka

Editors

Submission Period Change

Due to the volume of submissions received during our previous submission period, we have decided to change the start date for our winter submission period.

Submissions for the Winter 2018 issue will now open July 10th, and will close October 10th.

If you sent a piece to us after March 10th and before July 10th, we will not begin reviewing it until July. Thank you for your patience and understanding in this matter.

We look forward to reading and reviewing your work!

Déraciné Magazine Winter 2017

We are pleased to announce that our debut issue, Déraciné Winter 2017, is now live.

We would like to thank our talented contributors for providing us with such brilliant works. We would also like to thank those who supported and encouraged us in our endeavour to create a new outlet for literary voices.

Issue one is available here.

Contributors: Kayla Bashe, Jakub Beralski, Joe Bielecki, Kerry E.B. Black, Brian Burmeister, Natalie Crick, Amanda Nevada Demel, Nikhita Dodla, Sano Eli, Adam Fout, Cass Francis, Kristin Garth, Tom Gumbert, David Hanlon, Aislyn Higgins, Caleb Lovelace, Chris Milam, Marie McKay, Phantasmagothica, Tom Reed, R.I.D, Noelle Schmidt, Seigar, Rahul Shirke, Albert Šilvans, M. Stone, Stella Turner, Katie Welch, and Shierri Yasuhisa.

Regular Submissions Closed, Contest Still Open

Submissions for our debut issue are now closed.

We would like to take this time to thank everyone who sent us submissions. Our inbox is very full. We look forward to reading your writing.

For those who have already received acceptance emails, we thank you for your contributions and eagerly anticipate sharing your work with the world in December.

We will continue to accept entries for our “Intrusive Thoughts” writing contest until November 10th.

The submission period for our second issue will begin December 10th.


Victoria Elghasen & Michelle Baleka
Editors

Contest Deadline Extension!

Déraciné is pleased to announce that we will be extending the deadline for our writing contest!

All entrants now have until November 10th, 2017 to submit stories or poems that follow our writing prompt.

Writing Prompt: Intrusive thoughts

Short stories (max 8000 words), flashfiction, and poetry are all acceptable. Make it dark, fresh, and meaningful.

Winning pieces will be published in our winter 2017 issue. We will also create a special promotional post for you which will be featured on our tumblr, website, and our twitter.

Please submit your contest entry to our submissions email, and include “Writing Contest” in the subject line.

Winners will be contacted by email.


Victoria Elghasen & Michelle Baleka
Editors