Christopher Woods

Christopher Woods is a writer, teacher, and photographer, who lives in Chappell Hill, Texas. He has published a novel, The Dream Patch, a prose collection, Under a Riverbed Sky, and a book of stage monologues for actors, Heart Speak. His work has appeared in The Southern Review, New England Review, New Orleans Review, Columbia, and Glimmer Train, among others. His photographs can be seen in his gallery:

The Fire That Night, Volume 4, Issue 1


Theme for Issue 8!

We are currently reading submissions for our eighth issue! The theme for the eighth issue is: comics, be it drawn in sequential images or just plain funny. See the Submit tab for details on how to submit. We accept photography, art, comics, creative nonfiction, fiction, flash fiction, experimental work, and poetry.

Leah Givens

Leah Givens has provided photographs for the covers of The Colored Lens, Existere and Penduline Press, among other literary magazines. Her photography has been exhibited in Georgia, Missouri, and New Mexico. Her education is primarily in medicine; she received her M.D. from Washington University in St. Louis and has worked in medical research.

Cartwheel, Like the Sun, Viewpoint, and Letdown, Volume 3, Issue 2

Roger Camp

Roger Camp is the author of three photography books including the award winning Butterflies in Flight (Thames & Hudson, 2002) and Heat (Charta, Milano, 2008). His work has appeared in over 100 magazines including The New York Quarterly, New England Review, and Witness.

Blue Baloon on the Seine, Ile St. Louis, Paris and Baloons with Heart, Kristiansand, Norway, Volume 3, Issue 2

Issue 6 is on its way!

For the sixth issue of The Magnolia Review, 3 artists submitted 11 pieces of art and photography, 5 creative nonfiction writers submitted 6 creative nonfiction pieces, 40 fiction writers submitted 42 stories, and 52 poets submitted 169 poems.

The delayed issue will be available in October.