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A Trunk of Delirium

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A Trunk of Delirium
About the Press Le Pink Elephant Press was founded in 2003 in Kent, Ohio after the deconstruction of Hart's Compass. Le Pink Elephant Press' founder and editor in chief is Suzanne

Bayou Magazine

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Bayou Magazine
Bayou Magazine is a biannual literary magazine with national circulation published by the Creative Writing Workshop at the University of New Orleans. Each issue contains short fiction, non-fiction and poetry from established, award-winning authors as well as emerging writers. In keeping with the aesthetics and goals of the Creative Writing Workshop, Bayou is especially interested in discovering and showcasing fresh literary voices. The journal awards yearly contests in both fiction and poetry. And in one issue every year, Bayou features the winning one-act play and short story from the annual Tennessee Williams/New Orleans Literary Festival Competitions. We are a member of the Council of Literary Magazines and Presses, and annually nominate several published works for the Pushcart Prize, O. Henry Award and Best American Essays. Supported by the University of New Orleans English Department and the UNO Foundation, Bayou is a non-profit journal for the arts.

Bumble Jacket Miscellany: a miscellany for poetry and fiction

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Bumble Jacket Miscellany: a miscellany for poetry and fiction
Bumble Jacket Miscellany is an independent print literary magazine and has been created with the purpose of publishing the best poetry and short fiction, regardless of style, genre, or approach. While we do feature talented and sometimes well know writers, we also pride ourselves on selecting writing based on its merit, and not the author's biography. All rights remain with the contributors

Caper Literary Journal

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Caper Literary Journal accepts mostly poetry and very few outstanding pieces of prose. We are interested in wr! iting that is unique, edgy and culturally aware. We appreciate play with languages, magical realism and eclectic, experimental work. However, all work is welcome so long as it does not rhyme or is used as a soap box. We also publish "author features" and other writing projects.

Cardinal Sins

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Cardinal Sins
Cardinal Sins is Saginaw Valley State University's arts and writing magazine. We are run by the students and faculty of SVSU. Although regular submissions for Cardinal Sins are only open to SVSU students, faculty, and alumni, our annual contest is open to everyone!

Carve Magazine (11th)

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Carve Magazine (11th)
Est. in 2000, Carve magazine, named in honor of Raymond Carver, is a literary magazine publishing new short stories every quarter. Our stories are free to read online

Colorado Review

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Colorado Review
Colorado Review is committed to the publication of contemporary fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. We are equally interested in work by both new and established writers. CR does not publish genre fiction or short shorts (flash fiction), nor do we subscribe to a particular literary philosophy or school of poetry or fiction

Crazyhorse

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Crazyhorse
Recent poems from Crazyhorse were selected for reprint in The Best American Poetry 2008 and 2007 and The Pushcart Prize anthology, recent fiction in The Best American Short Stories 2008. Richard Jackson?s poem ?Cain?s Legacy,? won a 2004 Pushcart Prize. Dinty W. Moore?s essay ?Son of Mr. Green Jeans,? was reprinted in the January 2004 Harper?s Magazine. Read excerpts online: http://crazyhorse.cofc.edu. Since 1960, Crazyhorse has published John Updike, Raymond Carver, Jorie Graham, John Ashbery, Robert Bly, Ha Jin, James Wright, Carolyn Forch?, Charles Simic, Lynda Hull, Charles Wright, Jean Valentine, and Billy Collins. Past authors have been reprinted in the annual Pushcart Prize and Best American anthologies, have won Pulitzer Prizes, the National Book Award, the O. Henry Prize, have been Guggenheim fellows and NEA Fellowship recipients.

Exclusive

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Exclusive
The creative works are clear representations of Experimental Writing, and the authors provide commentary on that aspect of them. This is also the place for anyone participating in the Experimental literary world to share information, opinion, etc. as long as it what you send it not published elsewhere. This is the journal that changes its middle name regularly. So, while it is listed officially as Exclusive, as of today it is called Exclusive Windows Magazine. It is housed within a resource website about all things Experimental Writing, including a long list of links of magazines, articles, presses, etc. The magazine nominates for Pushcart Prize, and others. When your work is accepted, it will go up online shortly. Work will continue to appear in the magazine until the issue's completion by date. This is published and edited solely by Tantra Bensko, MFA, author of Watching the Windows Sleep, and instructor of Experimental Fiction Writing online. No money changes hands in any way with this journal.

Fjords Review

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Fjords Review
Fjords is an arts and literary review for the 21st century reader. The twice yearly magazine features new visual art, poetry, and short stories alongside translations and reviews.

Fleeting

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Fleeting
Fleeting Magazine is a global repository of the best short stories, poetry and fiction extracts from new and established writers.

Gemini Magazine

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Gemini Magazine
Fiction, poetry, a little craziness & more! Eclectic online magazine open to good writing of any type. No rules, no restrictions on content, length or topic

Glimmer Train Stories

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Glimmer Train Stories
We particularly welcome the work of new and emerging writers. In the recent Best American Short Stories, of the top "100 distinguished short stories," six appeared in Glimmer Train Stories, second only to the New Yorker. We are pleased to say that, of those six, two were those authors' first stories accepted for publication.

James Gunn’s Ad Astra

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James Gunn’s Ad Astra
The Center for the Study of Science Fiction (CSSF), in association with the University of Kansas, announces the launch of James Gunn's Ad Astra, an online resource for authors, scholars and all those who are interested in speculative fiction at http://adastra.ku.edu/. CSSF is known for its resources, links, reading lists, workshops and online courses. James Gunn's Ad Astra is excited to expand these offerings to a wider audience through creative short fiction and poetry, featured reviews, and scholarly articles.

Marco Polo

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Marco Polo
Marco Polo is an online literary & art quarterly. We have four issues per year. We seek original, strong writing for fiction, flash fiction, poetry, prose poems, and lyric essays. We feature author interviews in each issue and profile an artist in each issue as well. We have a section, open to writers and artists, which is devoted to Francois Truffaut. Every issue we also feature a postcard short story contest, encouraging writers to submit a short work of fiction for prize consideration and publication. We are happy to provide a place for writers to submit writing and share their voice with us.

Mason’s Road

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Mason’s Road
Mason's Road is an online literary magazine sponsored by Fairfield University?s MFA in Creative Writing and run by the graduate students of the program. We publish

New Letters

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New Letters
New Letters, a magazine of writing and art, is a quarterly publication that seeks the best new contempoary writing, whether from established writers or from those just ready to be discovered.

Papercuts

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Papercuts
Papercuts is the bi-annual literary magazine of Desi Writers Lounge – an online workshop for writers of South Asian origin and writing on South Asia. Both DWL and Papercuts are run entirely on a voluntary basis.

Poetry International

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Poetry International
Each issue includes translations from around the world as well as poems by: Jorge Louis Borges, Paul Celan, Rainer Maria Rilke, Marina Tsvetaeva, Octavio Paz, Kamau Brathwaite, Osip Mandelshtam, Andrianne Rich, John Ashbery, Roberto Bolano, Gerald Stern, Yusef Komynyakaa, Amir Saadi Youssef, Hayden Carruth, Gabriela Mistral, Derek Walcott, Maxine Kumin, Charles Simic, Jean Valentine, Wanda Coleman, Jane Hirshfield, Marge Piercy, Pablo Neruda, James Tate, Seamus Heaney, Ewa Lipska, Philip Levine, W.S. Merwin, Carolyn Forche, Anne Waldman, Toi Derricotte, Robert Bly, Gary Soto, Li Young Lee, and numerous others. Our book reviews section includes over 50 pages of careful consideration of poetry collections published in the previous year. Special chapbooks and symposiums, such as Symposium on Translation, are also included. Each issue feature section showcasing the poetry of one nation, such as Russia, Israel, Mexico, Iraq, Vietnam, Chile, and Cuba.

Potomac Review

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Potomac Review
Potomac Review opens windows into the complexity of literature; in each issue, our selections span the spectrum of voice and style. We sample realistic and experimental prose and poetry. Drawing 95 % of our content from unsolicited submissions, we publish writers at all stages of their careers.

Randomly Accessed Poetics

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Randomly Accessed Poetics
Randomly Accessed Poetics is seeking poetry of all genres, flash fiction, explicit concept and language pieces (thoughtfully composed with the texture and rhythms of words laid down to form lines), erotica, and short stores up to 2000 words in length.

Rattle

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Rattle
Rattle’s mission is to promote the practice of poetry. We feel that poetry lost its way in the 20th century, becoming so obscure and esoteric that mainstream readers have forgotten how moving language alone can be

Slice of Life

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Slice of Life
Slice of Life is a new online journal for flash prose. We are connected to the online writing workshop, Diving Deeper, but you don?t have to be a member to submit your work. We are looking

Southlight

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Southlight
We aim to have a mix of original poetry, prose, and critical work which will include reviews, essays and literary analysis and welcomes submissions in all the languages of Scotland as well as english.

The First Line

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The First Line
The purpose of The First Line is to jump start the imagination-to help writers break through the block that is the blank page. Each issue contains short stories that stem from a common first line; it also provides a forum for discussing favorite first lines in literature. The First Line is an exercise in creativity for writers and a chance for readers to see how many different directions we can take when we start from the same place.

THRUSH Poetry Journal

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THRUSH Poetry Journal
Why the name THRUSH? Thrushes are a species of bird, the songs of some considered to be among the most beautiful in the world. We love that and that is how we feel about poems. Why is THRUSH only poetry? We love fiction, and read it often. We feel there are many beautiful journals we admire that offer prose. Our passion is poetry.