|Journal||Payment||Fee||Reading Period||Website||Avr. Response Time||Notes|
|Shooter Literary Magazine||£5 per poem.||0||4/1/2015||http://shooterlitmag.com/|
Submissions for Issue #2 should relate to the theme Union. The
theme can be interpreted literally or metaphorically and might
concern relationships, sex, marriage, romance, connection, bonding, forging disparate elements into a whole, bringing together different political/religious/social groups, and anything else that relates to the theme.
|Wherewithal||$10||0||? - June 30||http://wherewithallit.com/submissions/||Aversion to rhyming poetry|
|Blue Route, The||$25||$0||Aug 1 - Oct 1|
|UNDERGRAD WRITERS ONLY!!|
|Ellipsis: Literature & Art||$10 per poem||$0||Aug. 1 - Nov. 1|
|The Cincinnati Review||$30 a page for poems||$0||August 15-March 15|
|Hollins Critic, The||$25/poem||0||check website/varies|
|Modern Poetry in Translation||£45+||$0||check website/varies|
Current backlog (3/16)... check back in Summer 2016
The Cresset, a journal of commentary on literature, the arts, and
public affairs, explores ideas and trends in contemporary culture from a
perspective grounded in the Lutheran tradition of scholarship, freedom,
and faith while informed by the wisdom of the broader Christian
December-January, March-April, June-July, September-October
|Southword||€30 per poem||0||Jan 1-Mar 15; July 1-Sept. 15|
|New Myths||$20.00||$0||Jan-Feb, June-July|
NewMyths.com publishes speculative fiction of every stripe except graphic horror. We like each issue to have an eclectic variety of stories: funny, frightening, hard and soft sci-fi, adventure, thoughtful, etc. (Also takes prose.)
|Liminality||$10||$0||Jan/Feb, Apr/May, Jul/Aug, Oct/Nov||http://liminalitypoetry.com/s|
|Slice Literary Magazine||0||January 1 - March 1, 2015|
|Mascara Literary Review||Poems: AUD$60||$0||January to 15 March for the Autumn issue, 1 June to 7 August for the Summer issue||http://mascarareview.com||varies|
Themed issues. Pays Australian writers. Reads work from around the world. Also accepts fiction, reviews, essays and translations. Fiction: AUD$100, Reviews: AUD$100, Translations: AUD$100, two poems or prose. Note: APPEARS TO NO LONGER BE PAYING FOR POETRY
|Nashville Review||$25/poem||$0||January, May & September|
|Ruminate Magazine||$17/page of poetry; $60 max||$0.00||June 1-Jan 15||https://www.ruminatemagazine.com/||2-3 months|
|Qu||$50 per poem||0||May - August 31||http://www.qulitmag.com/submit/||3-5 months|
|Blackbird Journal||$50||$0||Nov 1st-April 15th||http://www.blackbird.vcu.edu/v13n2/||225 days|
Sometimes they take a long time to respond, but are always kind.
|New Letters||$15+||0||Oct.1-May 1|
|Notre Dame Review||$25||0||Sept-Nov, Jan-March||http://ndreview.nd.edu/|
|Apex||25 cents per line||0||Sept. - May 31||http://www.apex-magazine.com||25 days|
Speculative poetry; website currently says they're not accepting poetry (7/16/2020)
|Jubilat||25||$0||September 1 - April 1||http://www.jubilat.org/|
|Sycamore Review||$25||0||September 1 – March 31.||www.sycamorereview.com||6 wks (rejection)|
|Antioch Review||$20/printed page||0||September 1 through April 30|
|86 days||No Electronic Subs|
|American Journal of Nursing||$150||0|
Spring edition: December 1 - February 28
Summer edition: April 15 - June 15
Fall edition: July 1 - August 31
Winter edition: September 1 - November 30
|Interfictions||$30||$0||summer/winter||http://interfictions.com/||2 monthsish||ON INDEFINITE HIATUS|
|Alyss||$5 per piece||0||Through Nov 11||http://alysslit.com/submissions-2/||Women identifying writers only|
|Quilliad, The||Currently $10 per contributor||0|
twice yearly, spring and autumn (check website for updates)
|https://thequilliad.wordpress.com/||2 weeks-1 month||Canadian writing and art only|
|Penny||$50/poem||$0||unclear - appears to be year-round|
Prose Poetry only; respond to an illustration
|Barrelhouse||$50/contributor (print only)||0||Varies||http://www.barrelhousemag.com/||90 days|
|Bear Deluxe, The||$40/poem||0||Varies||http://orlo.org/||1.5 years|
50-line limit. Please submit only 3-5 poems.
|Blunderbuss Magazine||Amount varies||$0||varies||http://www.blunderbussmag.com||125 days|
|Bone Bouquet||$25/ contributor||0||Varies||http://www.bonebouquet.org/||100 days|
writing by female-identified and non-binary writers
Lyrical poetry inspired by the wood and what lies in its shadows.
|Crab Orchard Review||$25 / page ($50 min)||0||Varies||http://craborchardreview.siu.edu/||45 days|
On indefinite hiatus as of 10/2019, due to passing of Managing Editor Jon Tribble :( (still as of 5/2020)
|Eye to the Telescope||$3-25||$0||Varies|
|varies depending on reading period||Themed, SF/spec|
|Goblin Fruit||$15 per poem||0||Varies||http://www.goblinfruit.net/|
Fantastical poetry; on hiatus until January 9, 2016.
|Inkscrawl||$3||$0||Varies||http://inkscrawl.net/guidelines.html||themed, v short poems (10 lines max)|
Journal of Compressed Creative Arts
|$50 per piece||0||Varies||http://matterpress.com/journal/||1-3 days|
"Micro fiction, flash fiction, prose poetry, compressed poetry & visual arts, and whatever other forms compression might take"
|Mythic Delirium magazine||$5||$0||Varies|
|varies||Genre; also takes prose|
|varies, “speedy”||Themed, spec|
|Rhubarb Magazine||$50 (Canadian)||$0.00||Varies||http://www.rhubarbmag.com/|
Rhubarb is an independent, secular, not-for-profit magazine for
the general reading public, published three times a year featuring the
writing and visual images of diversely defined Mennonites; genetic,
practicing, lapsed, declined, and resistant.
|Riddled with Arrows Literary Journal||3¢/word, minimum $5, maximum $25||$0.00||Varies||www.riddlewitharrows.com||0-3 days|
Riddled with Arrows seeks (short) metafiction and metapoems, and writing that celebrates the process and product of writing as art. No restrictions on genre or form, so long as the work is about writing, or comments on itself (consciously or not) in interesting and meaningful ways
Speculative poetry. Issues often themed
"What we don't like: sexually explicit wording. Subtlety is more creative."
|Wolf Willow Journal||$10||0||Varies|
|Grub Street Grackle||$30||0||varies--this year April 18-June 16||http://gracklerag.com|
Please read the expanded poetry guidelines before submitting -- many poetic styles do not fit
We print four times a year : May, August, November, February.
We accept submissions of poetry, fiction, non-fiction, review and writing in general; website expired (7/16/2020)
|Westerly||$75-100 (Australian $)||0|
Westerly is published twice a year
in July and November.
July edition deadline: 31 March
November edition deadline: 31 August
"The magazine has always sought to provide a Western Australian-based
voice, although its contributors and subject matter have never been
geographically exclusive. It covers literature and culture throughout
the world, but maintains a special emphasis on Australia, particularly
Western Australia, and the Asian region."
|Cascadia Subduction Zone||$10||0||Year round||http://thecsz.com||180+ days|
|Devilfish Review||$10/poem||$0||Year round||30 days|
Speculative and science fiction/fantasy. Please read our submission guidelines.
|FRIGG Magazine||$50 per accepted submission||$0||Year round|
|(Currently suspending payment)|
|Guernica||Not Sure (They Just Started Paying)||0||Year round|
ONLY pays for contributions to their four SPECIAL ISSUES per year
|Hanging Loose||$15-25||0||Year round||http://www.hangingloosepress.com||no online subs, no simultaneous subs|
|Mithila Review||$10||$0||Year round|
|Less than 1-3 weeks|
Speculative poetry journal, also accepts excellent literary work. Please read the existing issues before submitting--they are free.
|Moon Pigeon Press||$5 + subscription||$0||Year round||http://moonpigeonpress.com||Poetry Letters|
|Non Binary Review||$10||0||Year round||http://nonbinaryreview.com|
Themed poetry & prose based on favorite works of literature. PayPal.
|Parnassus Poetry in Review||unknown||0||Year round||http://parnassusreview.com/contact-us||Mail only|
|Poetry Magazine||$300 poem minimum/$10 per line||0||Year Round|
6 wks (standard rejection) 12 wks (tiered rejection)
No previously published or accepted for publication poems
|Quip, The||$50 + subscription||0||Year round||http://www.thequip.org|
COMEDIC writing (currently marked as DEFUNCT on duotrope)
|Rattle||$50 - $100/poem + subscription||0||Year round||http://www.rattle.com||7 weeks and 5 weeks (sample of two)|
All free submissions considered for $1,000 Neil Postman Award for Metaphor. Annual Rattle Poetry Prize gives $10,000 to a poem (with entry fee).
|Ryga: A Journal of Provocations||$100 (Canadian) or more for a group- |
they prefer several poems at once
|$0.00||Year round||http://www.rygajournal.ca/||what is their turnaround time?|
Showcases the work of both established and emerging writers who explore social issues.
|Strange Horizons||$30||0||Year round||http://www.strangehorizons.com/||Speculative poetry|
|Strong Verse||$10||0||Year round|
online magazine, welcomes formal poetry and free verse
|Takahē||NZ$30 for accepted work||0||Year round||http://www.takahe.org.nz/submit/||4 months|
Grants from Creative New Zealand Toi Aotearoa enable us to make a small payment to local contributors for work published. Overseas contributors may opt for payment via PayPal, or put their fee towards a subscription. All contributors receive one free copy of the issue in which their work appears.
|Times Literary Supplement, The||Not sure||0||Year Round|
|No online subs. British.|
|Upstreet Literary Magazine||$50 - $150||0||Year round||http://upstreet-mag.org||6 wks (rejection)|
Submissions manager is currently offline. (3/16/2015)
Final issue was published April 2016 "Awesome literature featuring queer protagonists"
|Zetetic||2¢ per word or $20 per work,|
whichever is more
Fairly brand new - offshoot of Spark & Ember (Empire & Great Jones Creative Arts Foundation)
|Poetry Is Dead||$25 per poem||$0|
Year round - Call for submissions on site
|http://www.poetryisdead.ca||1 to 2 months after deadline|
Canadian, but will take international poets
|Winter Tangerine||$50USD||$0||Year round minus March & August||www.wintertangerine.com|
Well crafted and ambitious long poems and series are welcome and will be considered.
|Foundry||US$10 per poem||$0||Year-round|
"We pay $10 per poem via Venmo or Paypal shortly after publication."
|The Jewish Mexican Literary Review||"the cost of a bad cup of coffee" / US$10||0||Year-round||http://www.thejmlr.com/about-2/||Received payment via PayPal.|
|Denver Quarterly||$10 per poem (in 2010)||$0||http://www.du.edu/denverquarterly/||70 days|
garden themed; accepts only a few poems per year
|Quaint||$6 per poem||0||http://quaintmagazine.com||CLOSED|
|Antigonish Review||$10.00/page to a maximum of $50.00 |
plus two copies of the issue in which they appear
January 1 - May 31
and August 1 - Nov 30
|http://www.antigonishreview.com||Canadian. No Simultaneous Subs.|
|Witness||$25||$2||Jan 15 - March 31|
Sept 1 - Nov. 15
Check for themed issues. Also some issues aren't themed.
|Prism Review||$50 per contributor||$2||School Year||http://sites.laverne.edu/prism-review/|
|Raleigh Review||$10 / poem||2||Sept - April|
Also accepts fiction and creative nonfiction
in addition to poetry. Published quarterly,
with paying contests
|Five Points||$50+ per poem||$2||Sept 1 - Dec 1, Jan 1 - Apr 1||http://fivepoints.gsu.edu/submit/||45 days|
|Gulf Coast||$50 / page||$2||Sept. 1-March 1||http://gulfcoastmag.org|
|HOOT||No longer pays||$2||Year round||http://www.hootreview.com/||Publishes poems on postcards|
|Western Humanities Review||contributor copies||$2||year round||www.westernhumanitiesreview.com||90 days|
|Colorado Review||$10/page ($30 min)||$3||Aug. 1-April 30|
|Arts & Letters||$10 per printed page; minimum $50||$3||August 1st to January 31st||http://artsandletters.gcsu.edu/submit/||6-10 weeks|
4-6 poems per submission (suggested); Simultaneous submissions are accepted
|Humber Literary Review, The||$60 CND / poem||$3||check website/varies||#ERROR!|
|Phantom Drift||$5/page, minimum $10, plus contributor copy||$3||Jan 1 – Mar 31|
We prefer poetry composed in the new fabulist tradition. Phantom Drift exists because its editors wish to found a journal devoted to work that shatters or valuably distorts reality, whether this means surrealism, magical realism, fantastique, or bizarrerie.
|Ploughshares||$25/printed page, $50 minimum per title|
$250 maximum per author
|3||June 1 - January 15||https://www.pshares.org/|
|Soundings Review||$10 per poem||$3||March 1 - May 1||http://www.nila.edu/soundings/|
Website no longer active. Duotrope says, ""This project is permanently closed to submissions."
|BOMB Magazine||$100 print / $75 online||$3||October 15 -||www.bombmagazine.org||100 days|
|Subtropics||$100||$3||Sep.15 - Nov. 15|
Jan. 15 - March 15
No simultaneous submissions of poetry
|Idaho Review||$5 - $50+||$3||Sept - March 15||http://idahoreview.org/submit/|
|Willow Springs||$20||$3||Sept - May 31|
|Fugue||$15||$3||Sept. 1 - May 1.||http://www.fuguejournal.com/submit/||99.6 mean avg|
|Crazyhorse||$20-$35 / page||$3||Sept. 1 - May 31||http://crazyhorse.cofc.edu||75 days|