LandEscapes Literary and Arts Journal is an annual publication that focuses on the creative talent of WSU undergraduate students. The journal publishes fiction, nonfiction, poetry, art, photography, animation, music, graphic novels, screenplays, and other original work. It is the purpose of LE to represent culture, in the broadest sense, of the WSU community and to reflect the unique creativity, skill, and attitude of the student body.

Recent Submissions

  • LandEscapes 2011 

    Lainey Guddat: Editor In Chief; Drew Pankow: Web Editor; Jillian Clark: Fiction Editor; Angela Sams: Fiction Editor; Jenn Kiehne: Nonfiction Editor; Maddie Starkovick: Nonfiction Editor; Zach Hightower: Poetry Editor; Molly Jones: Poetry Editor; Tori Whittall: Poetry Editor; Lauren Becker: Art Editor; Dustin Hall: Art Editor; Claire Walsh: Art Editor; Creston White: Music Editor; Simmone Quesnell: Marketing Director (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2011)
    Foreword from the Editor by Lainey Guddat p. iv – The Humble Spud by Erin Nicolai p. 13 – Regret by Rand Stevens p. 43 – Personal Statement by Demee Williams p. 64 – Room 8 by Demee Williams (Editor’s Choice) p. 65 ...
  • LandEscapes 2010 

    Jessica Schmidt: Editor In Chief; Lainey Guddat: Poetry Editor; Maddie Starkovick: Poetry Editors; Elyse Canfield: Art Editor; Simmone Quesnell: Art Editor; Jillian Clark: Fiction Editor; Angela Sams Fiction Editor; Trina Jones Nonfiction Editor; Jenn Kiehne: Nonfiction Editor; Creston White: Music Editor; Adam Paniagua: Web Manager; Henry Ney: Web Editor/Cover Designer; Walter Schlect: Marketing Director (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2010)
    Foreword from the Editor by Jessica J. Schmidt p. II - Chocolate by Kelley McDaniel (Editor’s Choice) p. 45 - Stress by Jeremy Dorn p. 83 - Caught by Dustin E. Hall p. 92 - Loon Lake by Jenny Draper p. 3 - The ...
  • LandEscapes 2009 

    Joshua Clark: Chief Editor; Thomas Fortune: Editorial Staff; Cayla Lambier: Editorial Staff; Rachael Nelson (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2009)
    Finding Light by Ainsley Nix (Photographs Inside front Cover) - Catching Fall by Meg Branhund (Photographs Inside front Cover) - You’ll Remember by Meg Branlund (Photographs Inside front Cover) - The Faces of Autism by ...
  • LandEscapes 2008 

    Claire Mikalson: Chief Editor; Joshua Clark: Nonfiction/Poetry Editor; Rachelle Flynn: Art and Photography Editor; Thomas Fortune: Fiction Editor; Scott Robinson: Media Consulant (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2008)
    They Are Coming by Gary Kawamura p. 3 - Million Dollar Lincolns Part 1 by Patrick McDonnell, Illustrated by Jamie Wilson p. 5 - The Wife of the Dead by Michael Copper p. 25 - Fixer-Upper by Dane Graham p. 35 - Suburbia ...
  • LandEscapes 2007 

    Geneva Kaiser: Editor; Katie Broberg: Section Editors; Kelsey Parpart: Section Editor; Cassandra Peterson: Section Editor; Rachelle Flynn: Photo Editor; Nikki Dunbar: Editorial Staff; Chris Ireland: Editorial Staff; Kevin Michael Lewis II: Editorial Staff; Vanessa Newell: Editorial Staff; Sarah Rhett: Editorial Staff; Peter Chilson: Faculty Advisor (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2007)
    Bellflower Row by Chris Ireland p. 7 - The Dollhouse by Erin Dienst p. 8 - Untitled by Drin Dienst p. 16 - A 20/20 Special Report by Tim Hetland p. 17 - Everything Here Seems Broken by Dustin Acton p. 18 - Lessons in ...
  • LandEscapes 2006 

    Bonnie Dalrymple: Editor; Amber Birkhimer: Production Manger; Jane Copland: Fiction Editor; Ingrid Rachinski: Poetry Editor; Adrienne Schofhauser: Nonfiction Editor (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2006)
    Evangeline by Lesa Lauders, Guest contributor p. 11 - Shaking the Shadow by Ingrid Rachinski p. 21 - Sign me up, Sister by Kate Patterson p. 31 - Snakes and Certainties by Megan Carper, Editor’s Choice p. 45 - Inspiration ...
  • LandEscapes 2005 

    Katie Rosenthal: Editor-in-Chief; Annette Ticknor: Production Manager; Jane Copland: Fiction Editor; Kristopher Medlang: Nonfiction Editor; Blair Chintella: Poetry Editor; Brian Immel: Photo Editor; Erik Backstrom: Music Editor (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2005)
    Peaches are Peaches by Jamie Swenson p. 5 - Midland Mainline by Calandra Keck p. 11 - Nasty Bitch by Amanda McMahan p. 14 - Chinese Organized Crime by Sara Gray p. 15 - An American Kare Kano by Jake Dorsey p. 17 ...
  • LandEscapes 2004 

    Pamel Grace Robel: Editor; Hali K. Clizer: Assistant Editor; Jessica Cochran: Additional Layout Assistant; Benjamin McCombs: Additional Layout Assistant (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2004)
    Living Landscapes by William Gruber p. 6 - The Color Indigo by William Gruber p. 10 Granddad by Hali K. Clizer p. 14 - Nice Girls Play Netball by Jane Copland p. 15 - Piano Lessons and Other Stories by Jane Copland ...
  • LandEscapes 2003 

    Lee M. McGuire: Editor; Jesse Mickelberry: Production Editor; Tony Schmidt: Assistant Editor; Pamela Robel: Assistant Editor (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2003)
    Ecology by Ernesto Cardenal (Translated by Tony Zaragoza) p. 7 - At the Little Big Horn by Sandra Maria Esteves p. 9 - Untitled by Kenny Shook p. 14 - Pro-Life by Ted Tremper p. 15 - Strange Beasts of the Past ...
  • LandEscapes 2002 

    Taryn Fagerness: Editor; Tony Schmidt: Production Manager; Jesse Mickelberry: Layout Design; Amethyst Biggs: Layout Design; Callie Palmer: Layout Design; Taryn Fagerness: Layout Design; Tony Fagerness: Layout Design (2002)
    "Hey Faggot!" by Jimmy G. Taylor (Winner best creative nonfiction) p. 6 - Photography by Grey Fowles (Winner best photography) p. 6 - Snap by Amy K. Davis (Winner best poetry p. 14 - A Beautiful, Beautiful Love ...
  • LandEscapes 2001 

    Ben Whalen: Editor; Taryn Fagerness: Assistant Editor; Annette Benedetti: Assistant Editor; Jennifer Mansfield: Assistant Layout Editor (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2001)
    Adult by Jeff Wyrick p. 9 - Going Coastal by Callie Palmer p. 13 - Passion # 4 by Jeff Whitney p. 15 - An Abridged Text of the Problems of Complex Composition by Nicholas P. Martin (essay) p. 16 - half-hour romance ...
  • LandEscapes 2000 

    Boyd W. Benson: Editor; Eva M. Bernfeld: Production/Layout Editor; Danica M. Allen: Assistant Editor; Carol Park: Assistant Layout Editor (Washington State University, Department of English, Pullman, WA, 2000)
    Creek Walk by Henry Taylor p. 6 - Fish by Todd E. Holt p. 7 - Meeting Gregory Corso by Kurk Hemmer p. 8 - Untitled by Carol Park p. 9 - Unknown From the Vines of God by Benjamin Cartwright p. 5 - dustdevil by ...