Blue Marble Review is a quarterly online journal for young writers ages 13-21. Its name is inspired by the view of earth as seen from the Apollo 17 spacecraft. This colorful and iconic image known as the Blue Marble provides continued inspiration for dreamers, discoverers and explorers everywhere.
Editor Molly Hill is a Minneapolis based writer who founded Blue Marble Review as a creative experiment for young writers. She holds an MFA in Creative Writing from Hamline University.
Our mission is to encourage the development of young readers and writers as well as to assemble a collection of outstanding and innovative work. We are a free online journal available to all but aimed at the young writer whether beginning or experienced.
Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis with the first issue published online in March 2016. Blue Marble Review accepts submissions of fiction, non-fiction, poetry and art.