Become a Deep Wild reader and supporter!

Deep Wild Journal, featuring the best essays, stories, and poems from the backcountry, will be published annually each summer in a portable perfect-bound edition. If you love wild places and good words, please consider purchasing a subscription. Issue One, arriving in August, will feature the work of 33 writers and two accomplished artists.

Subscription costs are as follows, and include domestic shipping (US and Canada).

 One year for $20          

 Three years for $50     

If you are out of the US and Canada and wish to subscribe, please contact us at, and we will calculate shipping costs to your home.

Donations are also gratefully accepted and will be acknowledged on our website and in our printed publications.

Every single penny received will go towards production and distribution of Deep Wild.

If you prefer not to pay online, you can send a check or money order to:

Deep Wild Journal c/o Rick Kempa
504 Walnut St.
Rock Springs, WY 82901

Feel free to contact us any time with questions at