The Southern Pacific Review features “Latin America’s Best Writing.”  Written in the style of “The New Yorker” and “Granta” magazines, we publish and pay for the best possible fiction, poetry, reporting, essays, and criticism. While based in Santiago, Chile, we accept material from writers around the globe.  Payment is $25 USD.  Please send inquiries or completed works to .

We welcome unsolicited submissions from writers located in any country. Simultaneous submissions are OK, but please inform us if someone else publishes your submission. Rights revert to author after publication.  Our annual Southern Pacific Short Story contest is open for entries from December through March.

Topics we publish include:

  • short stories
  • poetry
  • book reviews
  • film reviews
  • reporting on Latin America, focusing on Chile

 Poets:  Please add the last name of the poet and the words “poetry submission” in the subject line of the e-mail.

Our Staff

Julia Hones is our poetry editor. Julia has an incurable addiction to literature and writing and an endless love affair with words.
Her work has appeared and is forthcoming in literary journals and anthologies, both in print and online. You can visit her blog for more details:
 She blogs about life, writing, literature and art. Some of the poets she loves reading are Jorge Luis Borges, Philip Larkin, Alfonsina Storni, Gabriela Mistral, Wallace Stevens, Rainer Marie Rilke, Mary Oliver and   many others.
Chris Miller is our fiction editor.  His fiction has appeared in The Barcelona Review, Confrontation Magazine, COSMOS and many other print and web based, genre and literary magazines and anthologies. His proudest writing achievements include an angry, personal rejection from Glimmer Train, losing a Chizine competition’s 3rd place tie-breaker under the auspices of Peter Straub, and  having once been banned from a professional writer’s workshop for posting “porn.”

Rick Segreda is a filmmaker and film critic for the Ecuadorian daily, La Hora. He also teaches filmmaking at the Instituto de Artes Visuales de Quito. He grew up in New York, and has both American and Ecuadorian citizenship and he drinks too much coffee.
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 Walker Rowe is our publisher and non-fiction editor. He lives in Santiago, Chile.Google+



Here are some of his favorite articles on South Carolina, where he was born:

My Youth as a Tugboat Captain

Memoirs of North Inlet, North Island, and Debordieu Beach

Saltwater Fishing in Georgetown South, Carolina

Duck and Deer Hunting on Edisto Island

Dick Stoll and Windfall Pond Plantation

Marlin Fishing in Ecuador





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