Literary Magazines

Connect your poems, stories, essays, and reviews to the right audiences by researching over twelve 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.

  • Poetry by/for the hags, crones, nymphs, spinsters, and other hysterical womxn of the world

    Reading Period: Jan 1 to Dec 31
    Genre: Poetry
    Genres: Feminist
  • Qu is a literary journal, published by the MFA program at Queens University of Charlotte. The Qu editorial staff is comprised of current students. We publish fiction, poetry, essays and script excerpts of outstanding quality. Payment upon...

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  • Quail Bell Magazine encourages original thought, open dialogue and community-building through content that explores the relationship between The Real and The Unreal. We value the arts, history, folklore, and other oddities often not mentioned in...

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    Reading Period: Jan 1 to Dec 31
  • Quarterly West looks for writing that is: Exciting. Challenging. Risky. Unpredictable. And Different. Different stomps in. Maybe it seeps in. Sometimes, and in our favorite works, different is always already there and it strikes flint and blazes...

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    Reading Period: Sep 1 to Apr 30
  • ൪uartet is an online poetry journal, published four times a year, designed by women over fifty to highlight the creativity of women fifty and over. We believe experience speaks for itself, that by fifty we’ve accumulated enough courage...

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    Reading Period: Jan 8 to Feb 8
    Genre: Poetry
  • Our purpose is to publish the best poetry and creative prose from new, emerging, and established writers from around the globe. Our intention is to publish a special themed issue in the fall, and a general interest issue in the spring. We also...

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    Reading Period: Jan 1 to Dec 31
  • The Quotable is a quarterly print and online publication and will accept submissions during the following reading periods:
    January 1 – March 1 : Spring Issue
    April 1 – June 1 : Summer Issue
    July 1 – September 1 : Fall Issue...

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    Reading Period: Jan 1 to Dec 31