–LU links–

The Literary Underground Wiki
The Literary Underground Wiki is an open-source encyclopedia devoted to the underground press. It covers the history, production, distribution and culture of the underground press.

Citizens For Decent Literature Press
Citizens for Decent Literature was founded in 2011 as a project of The Literary Underground. Established first as a print zine and APA (Amateur Press Association)—other formats previously included Little Books, Roll Your Own Stories and the Manuscript Series – all available for FREE. The Chapbook Series has been made available at or below cost. Now Playing @ Citizens for Decent Literature, the online publication of CFDL, began publishing poetry, short stories, essays, and rants on January 1, 2012 every third day. The Archives are can be read here The current focus of CfDL is the This Is Poetry series. check it out here or updates on the fb page


Call for Papers: Poetry
Resource maintained by the University of Pennsylvania

Creative Writers Opportunities Lists
Yahoo Group

Dustbooks is a publishing company and the leading international supplier of small press information since 1964. International Directory of Little Magazines and Small Presses, Directory of Poetry Publishers, Directory of Small Press/Magazine Editors and Publishers, Small Press Review and more.

New Pages
News, information and guides to independent bookstores, independent publishers, literary magazines, alternative periodicals, independent record labels, alternative newsweeklies and more.

Open Library
One web page for every book ever published.

Poetry Publishers Who Accept Electronic Submissions
Compiled by Louie Crew

Poets & Writers
Job Listings, Literary Agents, Grants and Awards, Literary Magazines, Small Presses and more.

Writer’s Database
Track Submissions, Find Markets, Chart Your Writing Habits

-Special Collections (Print)-

Denver Zine Library
PO Box 13826
Denver, CO 80201

San Diego State University
Special Collections
c/o Michael Lopez
Library/Information Access
5500 Campanile Drive
San Diego, CA 92182

Toronto Zine Library
15 Thorndale Ave
Toronto, Ontario
M8X 1W8 Canada

University of Buffalo
Poetry Continuations
134 Lockwood Library
Buffalo, NY 14260

Zine Collection
Brooklyn College Library
2900 Bedford Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11210

University Libraries
The University of Alabama
PO Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, AL 35487

Marlboro College
2582 South Rd
Marlboro, VT 05344

Special Collections
Michigan State University Libraries
100 Library
E. Lansing, MI 48823

Papercut Zine Library
c/o Lorem Ipsum Books
1299 Cambridge St.
Cambridge, MA (? zip)

Linebaugh Public Library
105 W. Vine St
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Dorothy H. Hoover Library, Zine Collection
Ontario College of Art & Design
100 McCall St.
Toronto, Ontario
M5T 1W1 Canada

-About Lit-


Six Questions
a series of interviews in which editors “list, in excruciating details, all that each editor desires in his/her stories.”


decomP magazinE
decomP (ISSN: 1947-0436) is an online literary magazine that is updated monthly. We have been in existence since April 2004, and were originally called Decomposition Magazine. We publish prose, poetry, art, and solicited book reviews.

Dryland Lit

Empty Mirror Books
Empty Mirror Arts & Literary Magazine has been online since 2000, and re-launched in a fresh format in 2012. We publish poetry, fiction, non-fiction (articles, essays, reviews, interviews, etc.)

Every Day Fiction
EDF is published by Every Day Publishing Ltd., a small publishing company founded in 2007 in Vancouver, Canada, by Jordan Ellinger, Camille Gooderham Campbell, and Steven Smethurst.

Fuck Art, Let’s Dance
Fuck Art, Let’s Dance publishes moons that don’t need the sun to be bright. Each issue incorporates poetry + art + flash fiction + a featured artist & featured writer + submission calls of other rad publishers + reviews + anything beautiful / powerful / passionate we discover thru the process putting the issue together.

Heavy Feather Review

Hobo Camp Review
A gathering place for the road-weary storyteller. Can you hear the highway? Can you smell the river? Sit a spell by the fire and tell us where you’ve been. We’re intersted in travel stories, Beat-ish poetry, something with a dark twist, and something that’ll make us laugh. Pretty much anything that sounds great read aloud beneath a railroad bridge at night.

Horror, Sleaze, Trash

In Between Hangovers

inter|rupture aims to startle and assault the current by providing readers with emerging and established artists who crave discovery. We publish three times a year–February, June, and October–and primarily feature poetry, though each issue will contain one piece of fiction and one visual artist.

Jersey Devil Press
Jersey Devil Press is a small, independent publisher, located deep in the upper right ventricle of northern New Jersey. We release a monthly online magazine of short fiction and a yearly anthology in the more traditional “dead tree” format. We also publish the occasional novel or story collection, should we feel so inclined. We are not particularly fond of Jersey Shore.

Monkeybicycle is an online literary journal, which is updated on Mondays and Fridays. It is also a print journal, publishing two issues per year.

Phantom Kangaroo
Phantom Kangaroo accepts poems in any form, of any subject, or of any length, but favor is given to poetry in the shape of ghost sightings, horoscopes, obituaries (preferably yours), fortune cookie fortunes, tales of UFO abductions, and home-made love spells (preferably ones that work).

Prick of the Spindle
Prick of the Spindle publishes poetry, fiction (from flash to novella-length), drama, creative and academic nonfiction, and literary reviews.

Red Fez Publications
Established in 2002 and founded by Leopold McGinnis, Red Fez Publications is an Independent publisher committed to bringing recognition to underground and under-recognized writers and artists. Red Fez publishes an online literary journal featuring literature and art outside of the narrow, academic stream and has published over 400 authors from around the world. Poems and short stories that have first appeared on Red Fez have been nominated for the Pushcart Prize, storySouth Million Writers Award, Sundress Publications Best of the Net and Dzanc Books Best of the Web.

Rusty Truck
The Rusty Truck is simply here to publish the best poetry and flash fiction on the planet.

StepAway Magazine
StepAway Magazine is a quarterly collection of urban prose and poetry, with an emphasis on the walking narrative.

Word Riot

Zombie Logic Review