The Legible Script
USF Health · College of Medicine


The Legible Script - National Literary Journal Sponsored by USF College of Medicine
  • We welcome original works in categories including poetry, prose, personal statements, photography and paintings/illustrations.
  • Students may submit work in more than one category, but may not submit more than one piece per category. 
  • Submissions are accepted year round; annual decisions are made in April.  The journal publishes mid-summer.
  • All entries undergo a blind review by student and faculty editors.  
  • Authors and artists will be notified via email informing them of publication decisions.  Acceptances will also be posted on the website.
  • Each submission should be emailed to, and must be accompanied by an entry form
  • A $5 entry fee per submission allows us to continue publishing our journal.  Fees may be made via paypal or personal check.  Checks may be mailed to: 

    The Legible Script
    c/o NAPR Sanderson
    University of South Florida
    30659 Holly Drive Tampa, FL  33620-3065.