The submission period for the 2023 edition of Spring Thaw is now open! The submission period runs from Dec. 1st to Feb. 15th. This year, one submission for each category (prose, poetry, and art/photography) will be awarded a $100 prize. Please see our submissions page for more information on submitting work for consideration! Spring Thaw is a product of students enrolled in the Literary Arts Magazine Practicum course at Minnesota North College.