Trending Articles

Friends of SOAR

For great posts about the business of art, check out The Artsy Shark HERE! reviews competitions and appeals seeking creative content, listing those that respect your copyrights and highlighting those that don't. Art Matters! publishes calls to artists, and not all of them may be compliant with ABoR's standards. Visit their site to learn more.
We support the Embedded Metadata Manifesto.  Metadata is information such as copyright notice and contact info you can embed in your images to protect your intellectual property, save time when uploading to social sites and promote your art. Click to visit the site and learn more.

RAIN Magazine Accepting Submissions through January 10, 2013

Clatsop Community College, Astoria, OregonRAIN Magazine, Clatsop Community College’s (CCC) literary publication, is accepting submissions now through January 10, 2013 for the Spring 2013 edition.  Proud of its 45 year history publishing the art & literature of our talented coastal community, RAIN welcomes submissions from the general public as well as CCC students. There is no theme for the 2013 edition, but we do appreciate work that celebrates the unique landscape and lifestyle of the Columbia Pacific region. Please submit no more than 5,000 words of prose, three poems, three digital photos, or three high quality digital reproductions of original artwork. Our ability to print color is limited, so artists submitting color images should indicate if the image may appear in B&W. Include name, address, phone number, e-mail, title and medium, and a brief, 2-3 line bio with all entries. No SASE necessary; manuscripts will be recycled; please don’t send the only copy.


Online submissions are welcome and encouraged (email to [email protected]). If using an unusual file format, please include a copy of manuscript text in the body the email.  Submissions, online or otherwise, without proper contact information may not be considered.  For more information or explore our online archives, please visit


Mail submissions to:


RAIN Magazine

Clatsop Community College

1651 Lexington Avenue

Astoria, OR 97103


INTERESTED COMMUNITY MEMBERS CAN ALSO JOIN THE STAFF of RAIN.  This is a great resume builder that involves students in the local arts community while also teaching applicable job skills in literary publishing, graphic design, editing, fundraising, distribution, and public events.  Register for WR270 & Corequisite ART 222, 4 credits Tuesdays & Thursdays 12-2:20pm.  Classes start January 7, 2013.


Please direct inquiries to Nancy Cook, 503-338-2335; [email protected]

Clatsop Community College, Astoria, Oregon

Leave a Reply