Common Writing Problems

As an English major, I have had to take on several different forms of writing. Outside of class, I have started several different story lines and within those, I know each different plot point I want to hit. However, there

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Submissions are Being Weeded: Staff Members Fight for their Favorite!

The staff of Sheepshead Review are almost done deciding what submissions will be accepted in the journal! We would like to thank everyone who submitted and we hope that you will consider submitting to our 2014 spring issue! Have a great day, The

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Fall 2014 Visual Arts Staff

  We are looking for work that shows quality craftsmanship, unique style, and expression of the artist. All mediums of visual art are welcome. Please don’t send us an ear…

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Fall 2014 Nonfiction Staff

We are looking for short memoirs, opinion pieces, narrative stories, interviews, profiles, subject pieces, eulogies, historical non-fiction narratives, and journals. We encourage narrative, stylistic, and substantive pieces that are unique, interesting, and creative. Remember to place quality over quantity.

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Fall 2014 Fiction Staff

We, the fiction staff, are looking for unique, well-crafted, pieces. This means everything is clearly explained and laid out. We are also prioritizing what we like to call the “perfect reader experience.” The reader should feel like they got something

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Fall 2014 Poetry Staff

The Sheepshead Review poetry staff is looking for submissions with a honed edge—fresh and lucid content, palpable imagery, and an audible attention to sound. Cliché is your mortal enemy. We read free-verse to formal, and everything in between. And, don’t

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TBT: Sheepshead Review Edition

In honor of Throwback Thursday, here’s a blast from Sheepshead’s past! Here’s a poem from this lovely issue!    

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A Review of ‘Genius’

Poetry has never been my forte. I’ve written a few poems over the years but none notable enough to be published in anything grander than my high school conference literary magazine. I’m a creative writing major, so you would think

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Did You Hear? We’re Extending our Deadline!

You heard right! We, Sheepshead Review, decided to have an extended grace period until October 12th for those who couldn’t quite make our initial deadline.  Submit away dear artists and writers! We cannot wait to see all of your hardwork! Have a fantastic week, The

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Take a Look! Our Genre Staffs in Action!

As the deadline draws nearer, Sheepshead’s genre staffs are immersed in submissions. Here’s a peak into who’s a part of Sheepshead Review this semester. Once again, the submission deadline is October 5th!

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We are currently accepting submissions for our Fall 2014 issue! Click here to visit the submissions page.

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