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 Poetry International

Poetry International is a celebration of poetry on a global scale. Each issue is a unique collection of original works, translations, and reviews, with every issue showcasing the contemporary poetry of one nation. Some recent examples include: Chilean poetry, African women’s poetry, Mexican poetry, and Iraqi poetry. Famous poets recently published include: Jorge Louis Borges, Paul Celan, Rainer Maria Rilke, Marina Tsvetaeva, and Octavio Paz. It is an annual publication of San Diego State University.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Format Print Payment Contributor copies only Subgenre
Journal Poetry Kanto

Poetry Kanto offers an in depth look at featured poets from both sides of the cultural and linguistic divide.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Dec 1 - Jun 30 Format Web Payment No payment Subgenre
Journal Poetry Northwest

We publish the best in contemporary poetry — exploring the intersection of poetry and the other arts and sciences, enhancing the role that poetry plays in enriching public discourse and maintaining a purposeful quality of life. As the Northwest's oldest literary magazine (established in 1959), we serve as a recognized forum where local, regional, and national writers, artists, and audiences connect. Print values inform our vision of poetry’s durability: poems, visual arts, and cultural commentary are orchestrated to bring printed page to life.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Sep 15 - Mar 15 Format
Web
Print
Payment Contributor copies only Subgenre
Journal Poetry Pacific

Poetry Pacific functions to publish and promote 'the Best Contemporary Poetry in English' it can find.

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

Poetry Quarterly is a poetry journal with a focus on modern poetic style. We accept submissions of all subject matter. The purpose of Poetry Quarterly is to publish great poetry. That’s it. We do not care about the popularity of a poet, or past accomplishments. We are writers who love poetry for the sake of the form and message. Great writers and great poetry go hand in hand. We pledge to only publish what we find most worthy and to give our readers the finest literary composition possible.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
E-publication
Print
Payment Cash Subgenre
Journal Poetry South

Poetry South is a national journal of poetry published annually by The Yazoo River Press. It considers submissions year round. Submissions received after the deadline will be considered for the following year. No previously published material will be accepted.

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