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

 Eduardo Frajman Spanish language editor Eduardo Frajman grew up in San José, Costa Rica. He holds a degree in philosophy from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and a PhD in political science from the University of Maryland. He is the author of numerous peer-reviewed scholarly articles, essays, and book reviews on Latin American politics and other topics. He has published short stories in Black Denim Lit, Aethlon, and La Idea Fija. He currently resides in Oslo, Norway.Eduardo Frajman creció en San José, Costa Rica. Es graduado en filosofía de la Universidad Hebrea de Jerusalem y doctorado en ciencias politicas de la Universidad de Maryland. Es el autor de varios artículos de investigación, ensayos, y críticas sobre política latinoamericana y otros temas. Ha publicado relatos en Black Denim Lit, Aethlon y La Idea Fija. Actualmente reside en Oslo, Noruega.
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.”
matthew woodman poetry Matthew Woodman teaches writing at California State University, Bakersfield. His poems appear in recent issues of The California Journal of Poetics, Axolotl, Hinchas de Poesia, and Concho River Review, and more of his writing can be found at
   Walker Rowe is our publisher and non-fiction editor. He lives in Viña del Mar, Chile.



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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