Submission Guidelines

The Huron River Review

WCC’s literary magazine, winner of 54 national and regional awards since 2002, seeks submissions of original poetry, fiction, nonfiction, photography, and artwork from WCC students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

We are open from September through January, and publish an issue each spring.

Deadline for our next issue, which will be our 20th, is January 31, 2021.

Written and visual-art submissions: e-mail (docx, doc, rtf, jpeg, tif) as attachments to

  • Poetry (5 poems max).
  • Fiction (5,000 words max: the shorter, the better).
  • Nonfiction (5,000 words max: the shorter, the better).
  • Photography and artwork (color and black-and-white drawings, paintings, collages, etc.).
  • Give all works titles.
  • Include a brief (50 words or so) biography with your submission.
  • No previously published work.
  • Payment for accepted work is in free copies of the journal.
  • We purchase one-time rights; after publication, all rights revert to the writers/artists,
  • E-mail or phone (734) 973-3552 for more information.
  • We look forward to your submissions!