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A Few Spots Left: Still Reading for 10.3

I can fit a few more stories and/or poems into the fall issue 10.3 of Star 82 Review . If you have something wonderful to send, please do! I will get back to you within two weeks (usually within days). Please check out the guidelines here . You read mine, I'll read yours. : )
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Sneak Peek at the Cover for *82 Review 10.3

I'm still reading and viewing for Star 82 Review, Fall issue, 10.3, so keep sending your good, kind work. Guidelines are on the Submissions page  here .

Star 82 Review, Issue 10.2 Is Live Online!

The summer issue of Star 82 Review , issue 10.2, is now live online and ready for viewing. With an optional theme of journeys, the stories, poems, and art look at a variety of situations: psychological, physical and emotional. I hope it will provide a respite for you. Star 82 Review 10.2 online is here . To hold a print copy in your hand, order Star 82 Review 10.2 from Lulu here . I'm reading and viewing now for Fall, issue 10.3. ( optional theme: communication) Follow the guidelines here .

Editor's Eye Critique Service Returns

From 2016-2020, I offered a critique service I called "Editor's Eye." For a nominal fee I would closely read five poems or 750 words of prose and give a detailed, thorough, and gentle written critique. Editor's Eye is up and running again. More details are linked from the Submissions page to the Editor's Eye page  here . (Golden Eye)

Still Reading and Viewing for 10.2

Welcome to May! We are getting close, but I am still reading and viewing for Star 82 Review issue 10.2, the summer issue of our tenth year. Please send your thoughtful work according to the guidelines at  The optional theme is: journeys.

Sneak Peek at Cover for Star 82 Review 10.2

I am still reading and viewing for summer issue 10.2. Please do send your very best, something that uses language lyrically and connects to the wider world. If you need a topic, try: journey. If you want to write to the cover concept, feel free (It's a rest area in California along I-5). But really, as usual, there is no theme. (It is for a summer issue, though, so please note that snow poems will ski right back to you.)  Read the guidelines at:

Star 82 Review 10.1 Is Live!

The first issue of the tenth year of Star 82 Review is now available! It's a special one, with artwork from a selection of NIAD artists, and some excellent writing that touches on our place in the world: mental, physical, spiritual, and emotional. Star 82 Review, Issue 10.1 free online is here . Or if you would like to read a physical copy and support the magazine, you can find one at Lulu here .