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 Vinyl Poetry

Poetry and Prose that leave us excited and wanting more.

Genres Published
Poetry
Creative Nonfiction
Fiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Nov 1 - Dec 1 Format
Web
E-publication
Payment No payment Subgenre Cross-genre, Experimental, Flash Fiction, Graphic/Illustrated, LGBT, Literary Fiction, Love, Micro-poetry, Pop Culture, Prose Poetry
Journal Virginia Quarterly Review

VQR seeks work that is conscious of language without being self-conscious, that pulls readers in with drama and emotional risk, rather than holding them at arm's length with gimmickry and tricks. We value writing that uses intensely focused language to affect the way that readers see the world.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Sep 1 - May 31 Format Payment Subgenre
Journal Visions with Voices

Our primary mission in creating Visions with Voices is to promote the spoken word as a legitimate genre with standards that differentiate excellent work. We are creating here a venue which will give the artist a sense of accomplishment along with a respectable publishing credit.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format
Web
Audio
Payment Cash Subgenre
Journal Visions-International

We publish well crafted exciting poetry and translations from modern poets, everywhere. Particularly interested in translations from less well known languages. for example we've published work from Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Bulgarian, Hebrew, Icelandic, Urdu, just to name a few.

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

VLAK is an international curatorial project with a broad focus on contemporary poetics, art, film, philosophy, music, science, design, politics, performance, ecology, and new media.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? No Reading Period Jan 1 - Dec 31 Format Print Payment Subgenre Cross-genre
Journal VoiceCatcher: a journal of women's voices & visions

We celebrate the diverse voices and visions of women writers and artists in greater Portland, OR and Vancouver, WA. Since our mission is not only literary but educational, we offer writers whose pieces are almost ready for publication respectful editorial guidance.

Genres Published
Poetry
Fiction
Creative Nonfiction
Accepts Electronic Submissions? Yes Accepts Simultaneous Submissions? Yes Reading Period Sep 1 - Oct 15 Format Web Payment Subgenre