HEADWATERS 2014 now taking Submissions!

We are now accepting submissions of Poetry, Fiction, Non-Fiction, and Art for HEADWATERS 2014!

Authors and artists are encouraged to send up to 4 works, all prose and poetry at a maximum of 4000 words.

Just click the Submissions tab above or the direct link below:


We look forward to reading and viewing your work soon!


HEADWATERS 2014 available now!

HEADWATERS 2014 available now!

2014 Cover

HEADWATERS 2014 is available now and can be found in the 2nd floor lobby of Karpen Hall, in the main floor of Ramsey Library, and peppered all around campus!

Featuring works by Meghan Benavides, Margitt Briggs, Chase Folmar, Sarah Gibson, Abigail Gruchacz, Alexandra Helms, Scottie Hill, Holly Iglesias, Kate Ingram, Katerina Mirzoyan, Benjamin Newnam, Hannah Noël, Aaron Romano, Melissa Sibley and more!

September Updates!

We are proud to announce a couple exciting developments concerning Headwaters Creative Arts Magazine. First and foremost,  FREE copies of UNCA’s yearly anthology can now be found in the following locations around Asheville:

  • The Dripolator (coffeeshop on Broadway)
  • Maloprop’s Bookstore (downtown, Haywood St.)
  • Downtown Books and News (Lexington Ave)
  • The Captain’s Bookshelf (Grove Arcade)
  • Asheville Art Gallery (Biltmore Ave/Pack Square)

We’re grateful to our associates for making this possible. Secondly, Headwaters now has a tumblr! Visit http://headwatersmagazine.tumblr.com/ over the coming weeks to find cool stuff from issues past and present.

Finally, we are always looking for submissions from the UNCA community, so if you’re a UNCA student, faculty, staff, or alumnus, go on and click that SUBMISSIONS tab up top!

Headwaters 2012!

Headwaters 2012!

We do indeed have the latest volume of Headwaters available in Karpen Hall! 2012’s lovely collection includes writing and art by Ryan-Ashley Anderson, Claire Brame, James Crawford, Dalton Day, Caitlin Donovan, Kilian Giannini, Dakota Hall, Ashley Hinceman, Celeste Holtzmann, Lori Horvitz, Dillon Kelley, Kimberly Labombard, Mesha Maren, Kelly Olshan, M. Owens, Laura Patterson, Tatiana Potts, Jon Reid, Jesse Rice-Evans, Fabian Rodriguez, Christine Templeton, John Thomas, Keeley Turner, Shelby Veccio, and Mary Grace Wynn.

Pick up your copy outside Dawn’s office on the second floor of Karpen!

First Interest Meeting for 2013 Issue!

The first interest meeting for this school year’s issue will be held on the 11th of September at 12:30 in the Lit Lounge in Karpen hall. Anyone who is interested should be there! We’ll talk strategy and figure out who wants to do what.

That’s Tuesday, 11 September, at 12:30 during the free period in Karpen’s Lit Lounge (second floor, past Ettari’s office).

And as always, start getting the word out! We’re always looking for submissions!