Celebrate Art Journal Cover - Issue Number 4 - click to openWelcome to Inspired! Inspired (formerly Celebrate!) is UMC's creative writing and art journal.

Inspired was created in 2010 and has been published annually ever since. Issues 3 and 4 were released in February 2017. We welcome submissions of original fiction, non-fiction, poetry, photography, and other visual artwork from any University of Minnesota Crookston student (including online students), faculty, or staff member.

Submissions for Issue 5 (2017) are now open!

All submissions should be made electronically, and each piece must be submitted separately. Submitted files must be smaller than 16 MB. Written submissions must be under 1000 words. Submission does not guarantee publication.

Submit your file here

Questions? Email We look forward to reading and viewing your work!