Tidepools is Peninsula College’s annual literary magazine. We have promoted local poetry and prose, fine and digital art, photography, and music for over 50 years.

The 2017 issue is slated for release on June 7th, 2017.

The deadline for the 2017 issue is Friday, January 13th, 2017.  Click on “submissions” to send us your work.

Tidepools is available at The Bookaneer college bookstore, at local book stores, and libraries. For further information call Michael Mills, magazine advisor, (360) 417-6462.


We offer students a chance to gain experience and college credit while producing a college literary magazine. Interested students may register for the English classes “Literary Magazine Production I-VI” (ENGL 180-182, 280-282 and Media 181-183).


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