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 Toad The Journal

Toad: a journal of diversity. We read poetry, prose of the fictional and the non-fictional variety, ekphrastic work, and all kinds of writing that stretches, bends, and breaks genres. We're exciting art.

Genres Published Poetry Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Web Payment No payment Subgenre Cross-genre, Experimental, Feminist, Flash Fiction, Graphic/Illustrated, LGBT, Love, Micro-poetry, Narrative Nonfiction, Nature/Environmental, Political, Pop Culture, Prose Poetry, Translation, War
Journal Toasted Cheese

Toasted Cheese welcomes submissions of emerging and established authors. We're actively searching for minority voices. Our emphasis is on submission quality, not a list of previous publications.

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

Online literary journal with a focus on works related to the high desert and great basin.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Payment Subgenre
Journal TORCH: poetry, prose, and short stories by African American Women

Torch Literary Arts is a nonprofit organization established to support and promote the work of African American women. We publish contemporary poetry, prose, and short stories by experienced and emerging writers alike. Our signature on-line journal, TORCH: poetry, prose, and short stories by African American Women has featured work by Colleen J. McElroy, Tayari Jones, Sharon Bridgforth, Crystal Wilkinson, Patricia Smith, and many more.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Apr 15 - Aug 31 Format Web Payment No payment Subgenre
Journal TTQ6_COVER.jpgThe Toronto Quarterly

TTQ's purpose is to be a top-notch literary journal that is respected world-wide. We publish both emerging and established writers and poets.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Format Print Payment No payment Subgenre Cross-genre
Journal Torrid Literature Journal Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
E-publication
Print
Payment Contributor copies only Subgenre Experimental, Flash Fiction, Formal, Humor, Literary Fiction, Nature/Environmental, Prose Poetry, Religious/Spiritual