Tidepools - A Journal of Ideas

Tidepools 2020

Deadline for submissions: Friday, November 22, 2019.
Submit your entry now to be considered for Tidepools 2020.

The Tidepools publication is comprised of original art, poetry, fiction, and essays from MiraCosta College students, staff, and faculty, and awards cash prizes to students in each category. Submissions from faculty, staff, and MiraCosta College students (enrolled in Spring 2019, Summer 2019 and/or Fall 2019) on any topic will be considered for Tidepools 2020. Click on "Entry Guidelines" below for submission details.

To enter, click on "Submit Now" and fill out a cover sheet and attach your entry. Fill out a cover sheet for each entry. Please do not use any special symbols in the title of your entry (e.g. #, ?, etc.). Questions? Email tidepools@miracosta.edu.


Tidepools 2019

We are now in the process of selecting pieces for Tidepools 2019. Notifications will be sent out mid-March to everyone who submitted. Tidepools 2019 will be assembled and published over the summer.

Tidepools 2018 is now available!

Tidepools 2018 has been published and is available for purchase for $8 at all three campuses:

Tidepools 2018 cover