On-line Poetry Magazines Literature Sites


Where possible the host country of the ezine will be shown by a code following the entry.

This is not meant to limit the possibility of submission as all magazines shown here accept submissions from around the world unless otherwise stated.


2 River View    Since 1996, 2River has been a site of poetry, art, and theory, quarterly publishing The 2River View, and occasionally publishing individual authors in the 2River Chapbook Series submission guidelines. (US)

42opus - iarchive only (US)

Algebra of Owls   Publishes one poem every day,  A Yorkshire-based poetry e-zine dedicated to publishing engaging poetry from around the world on a daily basis, and promoting spoken word and poetry events in the Yorkshire region. Full submission guidelines and editorial policy can be found on the website. (UK) 

Agnieszka's Dowry  archive only (US)

Alba - a journal of short poetry. poetry 12 lines or less. (US)

Alice Blue Review - archive only (US)

A Little Poetry - ezine that includes a place for poets to store their own pages. (US)

Beltway - Poetry quarterly - (USA)

Big Bridge - ezine of Big Bridge Press  Editor: Michael Rothenberg (USA)

Big Ugly Review Archive only (USA)

Blackbox Manifold for innovative poetry with 'prose, narrative, or sequences in its sights.   (UK)  (708)

BlazeVOX 2K4    Post Avant Poetries and Fiction.   (USA) 

BMP Press - New Zeeland on-line mag encourages local as well as international submissions. (New Zeeland)

Born Magazine  - Archive only  (USA)    

Boxcar Poetry Review - Seeks top quality poetry, artwork, photography, interviews, and reviews.  (USA)    

Cha - dedicated to publishing English literature from and about Asia.  Means of Submission: submissions@asiancha.com   (China)

ChickenBones - Archive only (USA)

The Cleave - Archive only (UK)  

Clickable Poems Archive only.  (USA

The Compass is an issue-based online poetry magazine, edited by Lindsey Holland and Andrew Forster, with Kim Moore as Reviews Editor. 

http://www.thecompassmagazine.co.uk/  (UK) 

Conte archive only (USA)

Contemporary Poetry Review - Archive only (USA)

The Cortland Review An Online Literary Quarterly in RealAudio™ with monthly features and interviews. (USA)

The Drunken Boat  Archive only (USA). (26205)

Eclectica - Quarterly - guidelines (USA)

Failbetter.com - Stanford University based literary ezine. (USA)

The Fairfield Review - Archive only (USA)

First Thought - Archive only  (USA)

FlashPoint. Poetry, essays, fiction, graphics. E-mail: flpoint@hotmail.com (USA)

Frigg Magazine A magazine of fiction and poetry. Edited by Ellen Parker. Email subs accepted. (USA) (41105) (USA)

Ginosko Literary Journal - - short run print magazine in San Fransisco area posted as an emag.  (1006) (USA)

Haggard and Halloo - a venue for poets to post and have others read their work Editor: Travis Catskull (USA)

Hamilton Stone Review - An excellent magazine. (USA)

Here and Now - a mix of older poems by well known poets with work from newer poets.   (USA)

Heron's Nest (The) - Haiku journal. March, June, September, and December each year. (USA)

The High Window,   quarterly online poetry journal (UK)
Horse Less Review - Archive - (USA)
HOW2   Archive only

Jack Archive only  (USA)

Lighten up online - Light verse      (UK)

Litter Magazine  - Archive only     (UK)

Light Quarterly  Welcome to Light, a quarterly of light and occasional verse, squibs, satire, puns, and word-play - Check website for details. (USA)

Like Starlings -  Archive only  (UK)

Los - Arcive only  (USA)

The Matador Review    unpublished literature written in the English language (and translations that are accompanied by the original text) as well as many forms of visual art.(USA)

Memorious: A Forum for New Verse and Poetics an online literary journal that can be found online at www.memorious.org

Mentress Moon - Archive only -. (UK)

Milk - Editor: Larry Sawyer (USA)

Mindfire Renewed - Archive only - (USA)

Mini mag - Archive only -   (26704) (USA)

Mississippi Review Themed issues (USA)

Molly Bloom  Poetry in the modernist tradition (UK)

The Morpo Review  - Archive only -one of the earliest internet literary magazines.  (USA)

MUDLARK An Electronic Journal of Poetry & Poetics. Never in and never out of print... E-mail: mudlark@unf.edu    (USA)

the muse apprentice guild - Archive only -   (USA)

Muses Review - Archive only - (USA)

nidus - Archive only -. (USA)

Neon -  formally Four Volts Magazine, publishes linguistically innovative poetry.   (UK)

No Tell Motel -  Archive only  (USA)

Osprey Journal. -Archive only (UK)

Past Simple - Archive only (USA)   (908)

The Penniless Press Archive only   (UK) 

Perihelion - Archive only -  (USA)

The Poem - Archive only - (UK - IRELAND)

Poetix - Larry Jaffe in conjunction with Next and Tebot Bach runs a site dedicated to the poetry scene in South California. (USA)

Poetry Daily - interviews, poems and general poetry information. (USA)

Poetry Kit Magazine  Poetry Kit's own on-site magazine. (UK)

Poetry Super Highway strives to be the most extensive directory of poetry/writing related websites, aiming to expose as many people to as many other people's poetry as possible. (USA)

Poets' Graves - not a who's who but a who's buried where, put together by Cameron Self. (UK)

Pores   Archive only (UK)

Pregnant Moon Review - Archive only   (USA)
Pulsar Poetry Magazine   editor: David Pike (UK)

Quill & Parchment  - A poetry magazine with some differences access by password from application on site. Sharmagne Leland-St. John Editor-in-Chief.   (27704) (USA)

Raving Dove -  Archive only   (USA)

Readings Archive only (UK)

The Recusant - Editor Alan Morrison - Non-conformist poetry, prose, polemic, reviews, articles. The Recusant seeks to provide a home for contemporary writing that goes against the grain, in subject moreso than style. Socially-inclined work with a leftfield slant particularly welcome. Visit website for submission guidelines.  (907) (UK)

The Richmond Review - Archive only   (UK)

Salt Magazine - John Kinsella’s Salt Magazine has been relaunched as a free online journal . (807) (UK)

The Salt River Review  Archive only  (USA)

Sage of Consciousness -  Archive -No new issues for some time. (41105) (USA)

Segue - Archive only (USA)

Sentinel Poetry (online) ISSN 1479-425X Free-to-view Magazine monthly features poems, interviews, essays, competitions and links to great poetry sites. Published by Sentinel Poetry Movement since December 2002.  Editor: Nnorom Azuonye (UK)

Snakeskin - a nice looking site which claims to be "always looking for new work of quality."
Editor: George Simmers

SNR  - .Archive only (USA) 

Stride Magazine  (UK)

Stupid Poetry - comic verse website that accepts outside poetry contributions. Editor: Stephen Cree (UK)

Switchback Archive only (USA)

The Drunken Boat Archive only (Ireland)

the great gromboolian plain  devoted to original nonsense poetry and prose in English.  Submissions e-mail: thegreatgromboolianplain@gmail.com  (UK)

The 2River View Editor: Richard Long rlong@2River.org (USA)

Transparent Words - The magazine has been suspended and replaced with Poetry Kit Magazine  though occasional special editions are planned. (UK)

Tryst -  Archive only.   (USA)

Turbine - New Zeeland on-Line literary journal published annually.   (New Zeeland)  (406)

TYPO - Well produced simple layout.     (USA)

Valparalso Poetry Review - Valparaiso Poetry Review presents poems, interviews, and essays by new, emerging, or well-known poets.  (USA)

Why Vandalism  Monthly ezine.       (USA)
Word for Word - Archive only  - (USA)

Write Me a Metaphor   Archive only  (Bahrain) 

Ygdrasil, A Journal of the Poetic Arts is not so much an ezine as a magazine that publishes only via the internet, and is best read by downloading and printing. Submissions by e-mail are welcome to kgerken@synapse.net. Editor: Klaus Gerken (Canada)