Submissions Information

Share Your Work

Ink is open to submissions by all first-year University of Iowa students (regardless of major/area of study) as well as alumni of the IWLLC. The magazine is published biannually, and our reading periods run during the beginning weeks of both the fall and spring semesters.

INK Categories


Fictional short stories


Visual arts


Submit up to six poems

Non Fiction

Non-fiction pieces or personal essays


10 minute plays, short one acts, screenplays, monologues, etc.

Let’s make something together.