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 2018 issue is slated for release in Mid-June 2018.

The deadline for the 2018 issue is Friday, January 12th, 2018.  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 hands on publishing and editing experience and college credit by producing a college literary magazine. Interested students may register for the English classes “Literary Magazine Production I-VI” (ENGL 180-182, 280-282) or  Media 181-183.