Now Accepting Submissions | Summer 2018

We are happy to announce that we are now accepting submissions for the second issue of Déraciné literary magazine. The issue will be released this summer, 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 successful debut. We eagerly anticipate composing our second issue.


Victoria Elghasen & Michelle Baleka

Editors

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.

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

Writing Contest!

Déraciné Literary Magazine is pleased to announce our first writing contest!

Writing prompt: Intrusive thoughts

Send us your literary short stories, flashfiction pieces, or poems that follow the prompt. We are looking for metaphorical and symbolic representations of intrusive thoughts. Make it dark, fresh, and meaningful.

Prizes:

Winners (one for each category – Fiction & Poetry ): your work 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.

Runners-up: You will be featured in a promotional post on our tumblr, website, and our twitter.

Rules: Please submit your contest entry to our submissions email, and include “Writing Contest” in the subject line.* Stories can be a maximum of 8000 words. Please review our full guidelines, as they also apply to contest entries.

Deadline: September 21st, 2017

Winners will be contacted by email.

*If entries are not marked with “Writing Contest” in the subject line, we will treat them like a regular magazine submission.


 

Michelle Baleka

Editor

Now Accepting Submissions | Winter 2017

We are happy to announce that we have begun accepting submissions for our first issue of Déraciné literary magazine. The issue will be this released this winter, 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.

We thank you for your support and look forward to launching our first issue this year.


 

Victoria Elghasen
Editor