Literary Magazines

Connect your poems, stories, essays, and reviews to the right audiences by researching over eight hundred literary magazines in our database. Here, you’ll find editorial policies, submission guidelines, contact information—everything you need to direct your work to the publications most amenable to your vision.

Journal Genres Published Accepts Electronic Submissions? Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Reading Period Format Payment Subgenre
Journal logo.jpgH.O.W. Journal

H.O.W. Journal is an art & literary journal that publishes an eclectic mix of today's prominent writers and artists alongside upcoming talents with an effort to raise money and awareness for the 15 million children worldwide that have been orphaned by HIV/AIDS. We publish fiction, nonfiction, poetry, and visual art.

Genres Published
Poetry
Creative Nonfiction
Fiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Payment Subgenre
Journal Haikuniverse

Haikuniverse publishes a haiku every day. You can read the daily 'haiku' on our website, Facebook page, Twitter, or receive it via a daily haiku email. Submit using form on website. Haikuniverse is edited by Poetry Super Highway's Rick Lupert.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Web Payment No payment Subgenre Micro-poetry
Journal Halcyon Days

Halcyon Days is a publication that promotes the peaceful things in life. It compliments the phrase “Keep Calm.” Themes will focus on comfortable circumstances, fun, good things, times of plenty, prosperity, and content that quiets you down.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
E-publication
Print
Payment No payment Subgenre
Journal Hamilton Stone Review

The Hamilton Stone Review is part of a movement of small, independent publishers and publications dedicated to distributing high quality fiction, poetry, and creative nonfiction. We intend to encourage writers, whether unpublished or established, by bringing their work to readers by way of this online literary magazine.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Feb 15 - Mar 15 Format
Web
E-publication
Payment No payment Subgenre Experimental, Feminist, LGBT, Literary Fiction, Prose Poetry
Journal Hanging Loose

Hanging Loose is celebrating 50 years of publishing new writers and older writers whose work deserves a larger audience. The first issue of Hanging Loose Magazine was published in 1966, and in 1968 it introduced a regular section devoted to work by talented high school writers.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? No Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Print Payment Cash Subgenre Autobiography/Memoir
Journal Harbinger Asylum

We publish poetry with mystical undertones, making religious imagery your own. We publish protest poems from the frontlines. We don't want timid or ranting verse. We want your heart, your love, your tenderness. We want you to learn to be honest with yourself in your art because art is the only place a being can be true perfectly. Don't shirk that responsibility in the craft. And don't feel obliged to impress me as an editor. Your submission has already impressed me! Send 3-5 poems max. Start now.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
Print
Payment Contributor copies only Subgenre