NVCC accepting submissions for literary magazine


WATERBURY — Naugatuck Valley Community College’s literary magazine, Fresh Ink, is accepting submissions from writers and graphic/photo artists for consideration in this year’s publication.

Entry is free and open to the public. Previously unpublished pieces will be accepted in three categories — poetry, prose, and graphic.

Entrants may include a maximum of five submissions with no more than three in any given category. Prose pieces should include a maximum word count of 1,000 words and may include short stories, excerpts of larger works, essays, scenes or monologues, fiction or nonfiction. Graphic art submissions may include photographs, drawings or graphic pieces in any medium, color or black and white. The pieces will be evaluated with consideration for their reproduction quality as they will be printed from electronic media.

Entries should be e-mailed to Greg Harding at freshink@nvcc.commnet.edu. The e-mail should include full name, address, phone number, and e-mail. Each submission must be a separate file attachment. The attachments should not contain any information about the author and file names should match titles. Written entries must be sent in Word or rich text format. Graphic images must be sent in JPG format. The deadline for submissions is 5 p.m. on March 1.

For more information, visit www.nvcc.commnet.edu/current-students or contact Greg Harding at freshink@nvcc.commnet.edu or (203) 596-8763.