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6 Word Short Story Competition

  Riptide are announcing their annual 6 word short story competition for December 2014 on the theme of ice! Please send your entries to, comment on our facebook post or tweet @riptidejournal. Looking forward to seeing all of your entries.    

Ancient Sunlight

  Riptide is currently working on a project with ‘Kaleider’ to produce an inspiring look at what people would do with the last barrel of oil on earth. This autumn, ‘Ancient Sunlight’ aims to run workshops in the community to produce poetry and short stories. The result will be a collection of books, written by… Read more

Submissions Wanted – Imagining the Suburbs – Now Closed

NOW CLOSED At Riptide, we are delighted to invite submissions for our tenth issue – this time on the theme of Imagining the Suburbs. We are interested in short fiction, poetry or life writing that evokes the particular experience of suburban life. In keeping with previous issues of Riptide we are particularly interested in submissions that… Read more

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