About Alaska Women Speak

Alaska Women Speak About Us

Our Mission: Alaska women have stories to tell.
Alaska Women Speak is the journal devoted to their expression of ideas, literature and art.

Announcing the 2024 themes and submission deadlines:

Spring:  Luck, deadline February 15
Summer:  Wanderlust, deadline May 15
Fall:  Rainy Season, deadline August 15
Winter:  “Keep a little fire burning; however small, however hidden.” Cormac McCarthy, The Road, deadline November 1

Alaska Women Speak  is published quarterly by Alaska Women Speak, a 501(c)3 Nonprofit organization.

Board of Directors
Pamela Simmons, MA, MFA, President
Theresa Soley, Vice President
Vacant Treasurer
Kersten Christianson, Secretary
MaryLee Hayes, Director
Alexa Cherry, MFA, Director – Social Media

Poetry: Kersten Christianson, MFA
Prose: Alex D Hester, MFA
Copy Editor: Kaylyn Haslund
Layout: Theresa E. Soley
Online Content: Pamela Simmons

Founder’s Circle
MaryLee Hayes

We are an all-volunteer organization. Subscriptions keep the printer printing and the postage paid, and we are grateful for our partnerships and generous donors! Together we create a publishing platform for Alaska Women to tell their stories. Will you join us?