Homespun seeks to publish a variety of the best poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, drama, and other
creative work submitted by the students and alumni of Tennessee Technological University. Submissions
are selected on the basis of artistic merit, with special consideration paid to imagination and vision, honest
emotion, skilled and artistic use of language, overall artistry, and craftsmanship.
The views expressed in this magazine do not necessarily reflect those of the Homespun staff, its faculty
advisor, the Department of English and Communications, or Tennessee Technological University. The
work published in this magazine is the sole property of the authors and may not be republished or
reproduced without their written permission.
Current Students and alumni of Tennessee Tech University are invited to submit original poetry, fiction,
creative nonfiction, drama, drawings and photographs, and other creative work at any time during the
academic school year. Please submit no more than six poems at a time. Prose works should not be longer
than 35 pages.
To submit, please email the attached document(s) to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The subject of the email should be LAST NAME, FIRST NAME - TITLE.
We accept .doc, .docx, and .pdf for written submissions, and .jpeg and .png for art/photography.
Format for Submissions
Anonymous submissions cannot be considered for publication.
Use 12 point Times New Roman font and 1-inch margins. Prose works must be double-spaced. Poems should