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

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