Formerly known as Basalt, Stonecrop Magazine is an annual open access publication designed and edited by students of College of Western Idaho. Stonecrop is funded by CWI's Language and Arts Department.

We publish original works of fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and art. 

Current news:



* Submission acceptance and decline notices for the spring issue are being processed as we conclude our 2018 - 2019 review period. If you are waiting on notification, please be patient while our editorial staff complete their reviews.

* Stonecrop No. 02 print edition is expected to be available for purchase at the beginning of May. A limited gallery for No. 02 will be published to our website in mid May.

* If you are a contributor of Stonecrop No. 02, you will receive your free copy by post. We will be contacting you with the details soon!

* Congratulations to the winners of Storyfort Micro Fiction Contest 2019! See below for details.

** Please Note: Our website will be undergoing site maintenance at the end of April. Stay tuned for dates and details.

  • Stonecrop Staff of 2019


2019 Cover Art Contest Winner

Congratulations to our 2019 Cover Artist!


Guilherme Bergamini

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Storyfort Micro Fiction Contest 2019

Micro Fiction Judge: Reema Zaman

  • 1st Place Winner: Joseph Sigurdson, “Staying Afloat”

  • 2nd Place Winner: Matt Naylor, “Dead Dogs and Swimming Pools”

  • 3rd Place Winner: John Barrie, “The Hunt”

Many thanks to Reema Zaman, Storyfort, Treefort, the Stonecrop editorial staff, our submitters, and all the many people who supported the contest this year. We appreciate your contributions!


Stonecrop No. 02

Print copies available in May

Stonecrop No. 01

Copies now available at our Submittable site:


Fall 2019 - Spring 2020

submission deadlines

** Submission dates for 2019 - 2020, Stonecrop No. 03, will be announced this summer.


Cover Art Contest 2019


Storyfort Micro Fiction Contest 2019


General Submission Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Art



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