Essay in THE BEST AMERICAN ESSAYS 2018;
(cited in BAE 2015, 2016, 2020); PUSHCART poetry finalist

Spring 2022 Issue

The spring 2022 digital issue of Solstice Lit Mag featuring poetry, fiction, nonfiction, graphic lit, photography, reviews and interviews

Solstice is excited to announce the kickoff of its annual contest!

Prizes: $1,000 Fiction (Judge: Jabari Asim); $500 Stephen Dunn Poetry Prize (Judge: Tomás Q. Morín); $500 Michael Steinberg Nonfiction Prize (Judge: Alysia Abbott); and $500 Graphic Lit (Judge: Josh Neufeld)

Winter Issue

The winter 2021 digital issue of Solstice Lit Mag featuring poetry, fiction, nonfiction, graphic lit, photography, reviews and interviews

Solstice Literary Magazine is a compilation of stories, ideas, and experiences of community members from all over. The magazine is a space that allows for people to write freely and purposefully, nurturing meaningful interaction and conversation among topics of diversity and social justice.

We value diverse voices and perspectives that examine the full spectrum of human experiences, amplify marginalized perspectives, and explore what it means to have a more compassionate and equitable society as we move into our future.


We can’t do it alone!

If you enjoy our magazine’s print and online issues and believe in our mission of promoting diverse voices, please consider donating so we can continue to publish such relevant and distinctive work here at Solstice.

Thank you for your support!

– From all the staff at Solstice

News & Awards

Solstice contributing editor Marjan Kamali was awarded a 2022 NEA Creative Writing Fellowship.


Solstice contributing editor DeWitt Henry’s book, Endings & Beginnings: Family Essays, was longlisted for the 2022 PEN/Diamonstein-Spielvogel Award for the Art of the Essay.


Solstice is proud to have published Robbie Gamble’s essay “Exit Wound,” which was a “Notable” selection in The Best American Essays 2020.

 

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