Submit your work to The New River

The New River is a journal of digital writing and art, originally created and edited by Edward Falco. The current managing editors are graduate students enrolled in the MFA in Creative Writing program at Virginia Tech. We are interested in receiving submissions of original and unpublished digital writing and art. Before submitting, please review our past issues to familiarize yourself with the kind of work we showcase in our journal. We do not publish conventional poetry and fiction.

To submit to The New River, e-mail a URL where we can find and review your work. If accepted, you will be asked to upload all files so we can host your piece locally on our server. Send all inquiries and submissions to

The New River accepts submissions from September 1 through May 1. Please do not submit work during the summer, as we take a needed hiatus.

Editor Edward Falco
The New River
English Department (0112)
Virginia Tech
Blacksburg, VA 24061-0112