Literary Magazines

Texas is home to more than 70 creative journals publishing fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, photography, reviews, and other artistic content. Almost all are open to submissions and post guidelines on their websites.


1966: A Journal of Creative Nonfiction

Alebrijes Review

Amarillo Bay

American Letters & Commentary

American Literary Review

American Short Fiction

Anacua Literary Arts Journal


Athenaeum Review

Barrio Panther Literatura Magazine

Bat City Review

Big Bend Literary Magazine 


Carcinogenic Poetry

Carve Magazine

Cenizo Journal

The Chachalaca Review


Chrysalis Literary & Arts Journal

Concho River Review

Covered w / Fur

Crack the Spine

Dappled Things

descant: The Literary Journal of Fort Worth

DeFunkt Magazine 

EcoTheo Review

The Eckleburg Project


Empty Sink Publishing


Expositor Magazine

The First Line

Gallery: A Literary Arts Magazine

Glass Mountain

The Gordian Review

Gulf Coast: A Journal of Literature and Fine Art

Hothouse Literary Journal

House of Stitched Publications

Huizache: The Magazine of Latino Literature

Infrarrealista Review

Iron Horse Literary Review

Lamar Journal of the Humanities

Langdon Review of the Arts in Texas

La Voz de Esperanza

Literal: Latin American Voices Magazine

Literati Quarterly

Mayo Review

Muchacha Fanzine

North Texas Review

The Ocotillo Review

Panther City Review


Porter House Review

R2: The Rice Review

Raspa Magazine

REAL: Regarding Arts & Letters

Red River Review

Reunion: The Dallas Review


The Road Not Taken

Sagebrush Review

San Antonio Review

The Sandstorm

Smoking Glue Gun

Southwest Review

Southwestern American Literature

Space City Underground

Story Houston

St. Sucia


Swirl: Literature & Arts Journal

Texas Review


The Thing Itself

Trinity Review

Visions International

Voices de la Luna

WINDHOVER: A Journal of Christian Literature

The Windward Review

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