Lit. Since 1951

First printed in 1951, The Southern Quill, published by Dixie State University, and edited by undergraduate students, has been in circulation for more than half a century. The journal welcomes exceptional and polished submissions of poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, and visual arts from writers and artists residing in Utah and Clark County, Nevada, as well as Dixie State University students, faculty, and staff.

Fiction

Short Story, Flash Fiction, and Frame Story

Creative Non-Fiction

Personal Essay, Essay of Ideas, Travel Writing

Poetry

Haiku, Free Verse, Acrostic 

Visual Art

Photographs, Digital Art, Painting

Young Adult

Anyone Under 18 Years Old

Southern Quill's annual publication would not be possible without our generous donors, contributors both writers and artists, and the hard work from our dedicated staff.  Thank you for making this journal a reality.