September 2023 Roundup of Member Magazines

We’re proud to share this list of literary journals—all members of CLMP—publishing new poetry, fiction, nonfiction, artwork, and more in September 2023.


Cover of Adi Magazine, Issue 16, featuring six black-and-white photos of a person in water and on a rock, with yellow text reading "16: Omens—The Recurring Dream of the Water Mothers."Adi Magazine | Issue 16: Omens—The Recurring Dream of the Water Mothers

Featuring poetry by Airea D. Matthews and photography by Laylah Amatullah Barrayn.




Cover of After Dinner Conversation's September 2023 issue featuring a person, who is missing their two front teeth, smiling and giving a thumbs-up.After Dinner Conversation | September 2023

Featuring fiction by Richard A. Miller, Sarah Turner, Phillip E. Dixon, Celia Lisset Alvarez, Kevin Ramirez, Carl Tait, and Mystee Van Dan.





Cover of Alaska Quarterly Review's Volume 39, Issues 3 and 4, featuring a close-up photo of a bee resting on a yellow and green plant.Alaska Quarterly Review | Volume 39, Issues 3 & 4

Featuring fiction by Jake Maynard and Julie Esther Fisher, nonfiction by Jenna Devan Waters and Gabriela Halas, and poetry by Matthew Zapruder and Jamaica Baldwin.





Another Chicago Magazine logoAnother Chicago Magazine | September 2023

Featuring fiction by Zack Murphy, nonfiction by Paula Carter, and a review of Lydia Conklin’s Rainbow Rainbow by Sasha Weiss.




Cover of Artemis Journal's Volume 30 featuring a brown landscape and dark gray clouds gathering in the sky.Artemis Journal | Volume 30

Featuring poetry by Natasha Trethewey, Nikki Giovanni, Ron Smith, Carolyn Kreiter-Foronda, and art by Betty Branch, Steven Kenny, Michele Sons, and Starroot.




Cover of Bennington Review's Issue Twelve featuring a gray and orange art installation shaped to look like a smoking campfire.Bennington Review | Issue 12: A Flash of Beauty

Featuring poetry by Sampson Starkweather, fiction by Emily Neuberger, nonfiction by Monica Macansantos, and a film by Zack Finch.





Cover of Cool Beans Lit's Volume 1, Issue 1, featuring an illustration of a woman writing at a desk.Cool Beans Lit | Volume 1, Issue 1

Featuring poetry by Ace Boggess, Nichelle Taylor, Rosemary Esehagu, and Kaymin Hester; fiction by Carl Boon; and art by Elizabeth Ricketson.





Corvid Queen logoCorvid Queen | September 2023

Featuring poetry by Morgan G. Cairns and fiction by Elin Olausson, Lotte van der Krol, and Melissa Ramos.




Cover of Deep Wild: Writing from the Backcountry, Volume 5, featuring an illustration of snowy mountains at night.Deep Wild: Writing from the Backcountry | Volume 5

Featuring poetry by Robyn Sykes, nonfiction by Ed Brown, and art by Kat Manton-Jones and Margaret Pettis.





Does It Have Pockets? logoDoes It Have Pockets | September 2023

Featuring poetry by Trish Hopkinson, fiction by Meg Pokrass, and creative nonfiction by Keith J. Powell.




Cover of Door Is A Jar Magazine, Issue 28, featuring a photo of a person in a red dress sitting in the corner of a room filming with a big video camera.Door Is A Jar Literary Magazine | Issue 28

Featuring poetry by Jessica Whipple, fiction by C. W. Bryan, nonfiction by Kate E Lore, and art by Christine Stoddard.





Cover of Humana Obscura, Issue 7, featuring an abstract artwork fading from light at the top of the page to dark gray at the bottom of the page.Humana Obscura | Issue 7

Featuring poetry by Mary Katherine Creel, petro c. k., Chris Powici, and Sally Anderson Boström.





Intrepid Times logoIntrepid Times | September-October 2023

Featuring nonfiction travel writing by Amanda Hurley, Stu O’Brien, Sinean Callery, and Sara Sherburne.




Cover of The Kenyon Review, Volume 45 Issue 4, featuring an artwork made up of squares in alternating shades of pink, orange, brown, and red.The Kenyon Review | Volume 45, Issue 4

Featuring poetry by Sam Sax and Inga Lea Schmidt, fiction by Rebecca Ackermann, and nonfiction by Krys Malcolm Belc.





Cover of Lost Lake Folk Opera Magazine, Volume 8, featuring a close-up photo of dark, gentle waves of water.Lost Lake Folk Opera | Volume 8: Waterways

Featuring fiction by Robert Heilman, poetry by Larry Gavin and Liz Minette, and nonfiction by Tom Driscoll.





Cover of Making Waves: A West Michigan Review, Issue 3, featuring abstract artwork in shades of blue, pink, yellow, and red.Making Waves: A West Michigan Review | Issue 3

Featuring poetry by Joy Gaines-Friedler and Shutta Crum, nonfiction by McCullough Blessing, and fiction by Anthony Chatfield.





Cover of New England Review, Volume 44 Issue 3, featuring artwork containing five busts of people, some realistic and some abstract, on a mint green background.New England Review | Volume 44, Issue 3

Featuring poetry by Leila Chatti and G. C. Waldrep, fiction by Lori Ostlund, and nonfiction by Mildred Kiconco Barya.





Cover of Passager, Issue 75, featuring artwork of three rocks on a background of pink, yellow, purple, green, and blue.Passager | Issue 75: 2023 Poetry Contest

Featuring poems and an interview from contest winner George Drew.





Cover of Posit, Issue 34, featuring a photo of an orange, blue, and red statue sitting cross-legged.Posit | Issue 34

Featuring poetry by Jared Daniel Fagen, Ken Taylor, Jessica Grim, and Thomas Fink.





Cover of Radon Journal, Issue 5, featuring artwork of soldiers standing in a green forest looking at war machines.Radon Journal | Issue 5

Featuring fiction by Jenna Hanchey and Katherine Karch, and poetry by Mary Soon Lee and Lisa Timpf.





Cover of Room: A Sketchbook for Analytic Action, 6.23, featuring an abstract artwork in white and brown.ROOM: A Sketchbook for Analytic Action | 6.23

Featuring writing by Mirjam Meerschwam Hadar and Naftally Israeli, and art by Mia Muratori and Reuben Sinha.





Cover of Scriptor Press Sampler, Issue 20, featuring a black-and-white photo of a bird soaring over a field of grasses.Scriptor Press Sampler | Issue 20

Featuring poetry by Martina Reisz Newberry and Tamara Miles, fiction by Tom Sheehan, and nonfiction by Charlie Beyer.





A man on a beach uses a rope to pull something out of the water.Solstice: A Magazine of Diverse Voices | Summer 2023

Featuring fiction by Wandeka Gayle, nonfiction by Allen M. Price, poetry by Matthew E. Henry, and graphic literature by Dennis Madamba.




The Upper New Review logoThe Upper New Review | September 2023

Featuring poetry by Jim Minick and fiction by Margaret Marangione.