Penmen Review

The Penmen Review is Southern New Hampshire University’s online journal for creative writers, featuring resource articles, spotlight interviews and writing in all genres, selected by our editorial board from submitted work.

The Penmen Review accepts submissions 12 times a year and new submission cycles begin on the first day of each month. Simultaneous submissions are accepted and writers retain all rights to their work. There are no submission fees for writers for submissions nor are fees paid. Complete submission information may be found here. Meet The Penmen Review editorial board.

SNHU’s 2017 Fall Fiction Competition

Submissions are now closed. Our top six finalists are available for public voting here.

Southern New Hampshire University’s 2nd annual Fall Fiction Competition awarded scholarship prize packages to writers Joe Skonie, Taylor Lea Hicks and Megan Parker. Read their winning entries:

First place: “As Good as Gone”
Second place: “Machine”
Third place: “A Good Thing”

Learn more about the 2016 Fall Fiction Competition.

“The Penmen Review Anthology, Volume 1,” featuring some of the best writing of 2013 published work, is available to purchase as an e-book or trade paperback.

Visit the Southern New Hampshire University website for more information on undergraduate and graduate online degrees in creative writing.