PoetryMagazines.org.uk is now an archive website and will no longer be updated. For up-to-date information visit nationalpoetrylibrary.org.uk. The website offered free access to a digital library of 20th and 21st century UK poetry magazines from the Poetry Library collection. It has both recent sample issues and early editions from the archive. New issues are added […]
Open submissions. Sandpiper is a journal of literature and art devoted to uplifting the voices of those emerging and underrepresented in the American literary scene. All submissions are welcome, but special priority is given to writers and artists of color. Sandpiper accepts poetry, prose, art, and photography.
Write On! Magazine is an online magazine featuring writing from children and young people from the West Midlands, produced by Writing West Midlands. Issues are published termly and they welcome submissions of any kind of creative writing.
What’s Your Story?’ is Scottish Book Trust’s brand new development programme for teenage writers & illustrators in Scotland.
Arts Award Voice is a great place to publish your poems and get feedback from young people doing Arts Award. Voice is an online magazine run by young people, for young people interested in the arts (11-25) and includes features, interviews, reviews and a place to share art work.
Foxglove Journal is a new and exciting haven for poetry and short fiction. It showcases work that thrills, comforts and stimulates. Currently closed for submissions – please watch this space and we will let you know when the next submission window opens. Guidelines Accepting previously unpublished poetry and short/flash fiction. Poetry: between two and six poems […]
Foyle Young Poet Danique Bailey has always been passionate about diversity, but noticed that the world has been having more conversations about institutional racism due to recent police brutality. In response, she is celebrating the voices and creativity of Black poets by putting together a poetry anthology. If you have a poem that you’d like […]
Kalopsia is dedicated to showcasing the work of young writers and artists, and helping them improve. We provide feedback on every piece submitted, regardless of whether it is published. We are always open for submissions as our deadline is rolling, so submit now to be featured in the next issue.
Open, accepting submissions all year round. Louder Than the Storm is an environmental digital magazine which works to change the conversation around climate change to foster a positive connection with the Earth and educate on climate change through a mixture of creativity, journalism, politics and educational events. We are looking for writers of all backgrounds […]
The Rialto is one of the UK’s leading poetry publications, and is published three times a year. Not currently accepting submissions.
Hypaethral Magazine is a new online platform for the arts. We seek to provide a home for UK university students to submit and showcase their work during the COVID-19 lockdown. Art can transport us out of isolation. We hope we can help.
Risen Magazine is open for submissions on any theme, in any genre or medium. Check out their site and see if your work fits in with their vision! Submit here. Risen is a safe space for creative young minds who passionately advocate for their principles. They’re here to give teenagers a platform to stand on […]
Published quarterly, The Poetry Review is The Poetry Society’s magazine, full of new poems, reviews, essays and more. The Poetry Review is mailed to all Full Members of The Poetry Society and is stocked in leading bookshops worldwide. The magazine welcomes submissions from prospective contributors.
Submissions open. Iceberg Tales is a brand new literary magazine, hoping to publish the best new and emerging writers out there. They are passionate about uncovering ambitious, thought-provoking pieces of work that are hovering just below the surface. Submit via their website. In conjunction with their ongoing curation project for the print editions, they publish […]
Little Stone Journal is a newborn E-zine aiming to showcase high quality work from both new and established writers regardless of age, ethnicity and gender. We’re currently open to submissions of original and unpublished poetry, short fiction and book reviews. Instagram: @littlestonejournal Facebook: @littlestonejournal Twitter: @journal_stone
First print edition coming soon. 4Nineteen is a brand new creative-writing zine aimed at students, created by three English Literature students from Leeds University. They welcome all forms of writing. Stay up to date with them via Twitter or Facebook. 4Nineteen will be a 25-page zine, packed with poetry, short stories and more. Find out […]
bind is an online platform which raises climate change awareness through creativity, inviting contributors to share work which examines environmental issues. bind is now open for submissions, welcoming all forms of creative work, from poetry to photography, original music to illustration.
Open, closing Sunday 7 March. Public Menace’s first submissions window seeks poetry on the theme of protest from emerging writers. Supported by the UEA Publishing Project, Public Menace includes all submissions in an online archive, with a shortlist then selected for publication in a printed anthology.
Submissions open. This journal was created by embracing the ethos of pulp magazines – by providing the general population with quality and accessible writing which hits like a sucker punch. The editors are looking for writing that injects excitement and inspiration, to be read on screens that illuminate the morning commute, the rushed lunch break, […]
Closed until further notice. Far Off Places is a magazine featuring creative writing and illustration which ran from 2013 to 2018. Despite being based in Edinburgh, we spread our loving tentacles over Europe and across the Atlantic. Our mission in life is to make you laugh, ponder, and wince. It aims to create a stage […]
Little Buffalo is an interactive, artistic magazine and learning platform that teaches English to children aged 6 years old and onwards. Email them for more information or to submit your work: email@example.com.
Blackbox Manifold is an online forum with a slant towards innovative poetry that has prose, narrative, or sequences in its sights. Its aim is to present new juxtapositions of voice while using the Web’s fluid solidity to cast around for as wide and varied a readership as possible. You are welcome to submit up to four […]
Siblíní is a student-run art and literature magazine catering to student artists who wish for a unique showroom for their work.
SAND literary journal is looking for submissions that push the boundaries of form, message, and voice in fresh and unpredictable ways—work that is haunting for its soul, edge, and truth. They are all about work that subverts and takes risks, whether subtly or overtly: fresh can be slow, sensitive can be rough, bold can be […]
Founded in November 2010, The Adroit Journal is a literary magazine with a teenage focus. From its inception, the journal has often accepted the work of teenagers for publication, and the journal’s staff has been comprised of high school students and college undergraduates from around the world.
Ambit is a 96-page quarterly literary and art magazine. It is created in London, published in the UK, and read internationally. It’s available through subscription, in selected bookshops, and in libraries worldwide.
Submissions closed. Lemon Curd is an online platform that seeks to explore human nature and all that stems from it. Through sharing experiences and thoughts, we aim to challenge and at times escape the constraints of society. To submit or for more information please visit their website or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Streetcake is an online magazine for poetry, fiction and artwork. Currently accepting submissions.
Popshot is an illustrated literary magazine that publishes short stories, flash fiction, and poetry from the literary new blood. Dubbed “a complete literary butterfly of a journal” by The Huffington Post and one of “the fresh breed of literary magazines” by The Independent, each issue sees illustrators and writers combine forces to explore a particular […]
It’s a bookmark. It’s a magazine. It’s open to everyone. It believes in the benefits of playful creativity, especially reading, writing and drawing. You’ll find it lurking in libraries and bookshops, or nestled between pages of other magazines. Submissions are collected and posted online. Every three months-ish, they pick their top nine and print an […]
Brittle Star is an not-for-profit, international literary magazine, that for a decade has been dedicated to publishing new poetry and short fiction. It has earned a reputation for providing a platform for writers at the beginning of their careers, many of whom have seen their work in print for the first time. They only review […]
The Purple Breakfast Review is a journal of creative writing, published quarterly, that specializes in the work of students, graduates and young people.
Fur-Lined Ghettos publishes poetry, prose and short-fiction by new and established writers. We enjoy the surreal, the absurd, the nonsensical, the complicated, the simple, the truth, the lies, the complexity of words, the ecstasy of genius, the delightful power we find in the spaces between and dancing at the discothèque.
A poetry magazine with a different editor every issue. Magma’s aim is to promote the very best in contemporary poetry. It may come from previously unpublished or emerging poets or the more established. Magma makes a point of including unknown poets alongside known names, and has published Seamus Heaney, Don Paterson, Sean O’Brien, Alice Oswald, Al Alvarez, Wendy […]
Butcher’s Dog is a biannual poetry magazine, founded in the North East of England. A different combination from the original group of co-founders edits each edition alongside a guest editor. Past guest editors include: The Poetry School, Carolyn Jess-Cooke, Pippa Little, Clare Pollard and Edward Doegar.
The Kindling is a brand new journal dedicated to supporting and publishing the best poetry written in universities across the UK and Ireland.
HEBE is a poetry magazine that publishes the work of poets aged 18 and under.
Cake magazine is a high quality, print based magazine publishing new poetry, flash fiction, comment and reviews. The magazine places new writers alongside established names and promotes the work of young writers. Submit up to six poems or 500 words of flash fiction via the Cake website.