Cascadia Rising Review is dedicated to the Pacific Northwest and seeks to capture the unique voice of the region. As a result, we ask that those who choose to submit their work to this journal be current or past residents of, or have significant ties to the Pacific Northwest. We especially seek to encourage new and emerging writers from parts of the Pacific Northwest that are perhaps a little neglected.


We are currently accepting original, previously unpublished visual artwork, comics, poetry, plays, fiction, and nonfiction. Please send no more than:

  • poems (5)

  • artwork and images (25)

  • fiction and nonfiction, up to 10 pages, double spaced (3)

  • monologues and scripts, up to 10 pages, standard format (3)

  • comics, up to 6 pages, fully inked or digital (5)

Please attach each of your pieces as individual documents and email them to All submissions should be sent as a PDF attachment with the type of work you're submitting in the subject line (ex: Non-Fiction Submission). Visual artwork should include dimensions and medium for each piece.

Please include in your email (along with your piece(s)) the titles of your pieces, a brief history of no more than 150 words detailing your time spent in the Pacific Northwest, and where you currently reside. 

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