Our online literary journal, The Austin Review Spotlight, features fiction and nonfiction that screams to be published without delay. Spotlight stories are selected from submissions to our Submittable account (click here to learn how to submit your work).


Spotlight No. 7: The Lucky Gas Station Parking Lot by Zack Quaintance

Spotlight No. 6: The Longest Love Letter by Marta Pelrine-Bacon

Spotlight No. 5: If You Could Save a Family by Monica Hileman

Spotlight No. 4: Night of the Schwinn by Erica Mosley

Spotlight No. 3: Give Us This Day Our Daily Bread by Anthony Martin

Spotlight No. 2: Low Birth Weight by Thomas Mundt

Spotlight No. 1: Bic and Gumby by Trinie Dalton