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 Spinning Jenny

Spinning Jenny is an open forum for poetry. We are pleased to consider experimental writing and work by unpublished authors.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Sep 15 - May 15 Format Print Payment Cash Subgenre
Journal Spiral Orb

Spiral Orb is an experiment in permaculture poetics and poetry compost. Sections of each poem published in Spiral Orb are embedded with hyperlinks to other poems in Spiral Orb. A composite poem including a fragment from each piece in the issue serves as the entry poem and table of contents. The lyric cross-pollinates the experimental.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jul 1 - Sep 1 Format Web Payment No payment Subgenre Experimental, Nature/Environmental
Journal Splash of Red

Splash of Red is the literary arts experience. We publish/produce an eclectic variety of the highest quality work & creative projects and our openness has energized a revival in the educational aspect of our field. Our dedication against stagnation fuels our passion to develop the global contemporary literary arts community.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
E-publication
Payment Subgenre
Journal Split Lip Magazine

Split Lip Magazine is out to unionize literature with pop culture just as Playboy adds it to nudie pics and as The Atlantic adds it to current events. We publish mainstream literary prose & verse, music, fine art and film.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Web Payment No payment Subgenre Autobiography/Memoir, Flash Fiction, Literary Fiction, Pop Culture
Journal Split Rock Review

SRR provides a venue for writers and artists of any background, in any stage of their careers, to showcase their best work. We seek poetry, creative non-fiction, fiction, and graphic narratives that explore place and the natural environment, though we welcome any work that presents a unique vision and aesthetic.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Apr 1 - Jul 1 Format
Web
E-publication
Audio
Payment No payment Subgenre Nature/Environmental
Journal Spork Press Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
Print
Audio
Payment No payment Subgenre