Poetry

Mid-American Review

Publishes contemporary fiction, poetry, nonfiction and translations. Submit via regular mail or online submission manager.

Published: August 8, 2013

Michigan Quarterly Review

Publishes fiction, creative nonfiction, critical essays and poetry. Awards annual cash prizes for the best stories and poems published each year.

Published: August 8, 2013

Kuumba

Publishes poetry and drawings from or about the black gay and lesbian community. Topics include family, communities, substance abuse, the arts, political activism, coming out or staying on the down low, oral history, AIDS, women

Published: August 8, 2013

Leading Edge

Publishes science fiction and fantasy and some poetry. Interested in new writers. Submit mss by email or regular mail. Fiction mss will be critiqued. Semiannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Literary Bohemian

Looking for first-class travel writing. Poetry, postcard prose (up to 350 words) or travel notes (up to 1,200 words). Submit using online submission form.

Published: August 8, 2013

Gulf Stream

Online magazine seeks distinct, confident fiction, nonfiction and poetry. Publishes new and established writers. Reading period: Sept. 15-Nov. 15 and Jan. 15-March 15. Submit from website only. Biannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Hayden

Features poetry, fiction, creative nonfiction, translations and art by new and established writers and artists. Submit by online submission manager only. $3 reading fee. Biannual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Interim

Features poetry, translations, belle lettres, short fiction and book reviews. Biannual. Submission period: Sept. 1- May 1. Submit by email only.

Published: August 8, 2013

Green Hills Literary Lantern

Online journal that accepts fiction (short stories, short-shorts and novel excerpts), creative nonfiction (essays, memoirs, travel writing, excerpts, etc.) and poetry. Submit by regular mail. Annual.

Published: August 8, 2013

Grist: The Journal for Writers

Features fiction, poetry and nonfiction about the writing process. Publishes online and print versions. Reading period: July 15-Sept. 15. $3 reading fee.

Published: August 8, 2013