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) will be considered for Tidepools 2020. This year's theme is "Transformations." 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

Tidepools 2019 has been published! A Tidepools 2019 Reading will be held on Tuesday, October 10, 2019 from 5-7 pm at Aztlan A/B (OC3450) at the Oceanside Campus to usher in Tidepools 2019. Students, faculty, and staff will read and present original work from this year's Tidepools and the talents of MiraCosta writers and artists will be recognized. Free admission.

Tidepools 2019 is now available for purchase!

Tidepools 2019 is available for purchase for $8 at all three campuses:

Tidepools 2019 cover