Poetry Corner


The Market Place – Christina L. Johnson

Hello everyone and welcome to THE MARKETPLACE! This column is a quarterly appearing feature for The Author Network.

As you journey down the bumpy, but very gratifying road of publication, it is my hope as markets columnist that you will find my series of articles to be useful, for I will be listing on The Author Network, places where you can sell your poetry.

In this issue we will be covering markets from Finland, United States, Canada, and England.


Muuna Takeena
Oritie 4C24
FIN-01200 Vantaa
Timo Palonen, Editor
E-mail: mailto:palonen@mbnet.fi

This poetry journal seeks poetry from around the world. Send three previously unpublished poems with cover letter via e-mail. Response time is approximately six months. Payment is one copy.


Emotions Literary Magazine
17216 Saticoy Street
PMB 370
Van Nuys, California 91406
Ms. Lupi Basil, Editor in Chief
Website: http://members.aol.com/emotionsmagazine/EmotionsMagazine.html
E-mail: emotionsmagazine@aol.com

This well respected magazine accepts poetry of good quality and taste. Send three poems (up to one page in length) with cover letter, SASE, or SAE and IRCs. E-mail submissions (inserted within the body of the e-mail, but not as an attachment) are also considered, however they need to include the author’s full name, a 50 word bio, and a postal mailing address. All poems must not exceed 65 characters and/or spaces in width. Response time is three to five months. Payment is one copy.


P.O. Box 186
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19105
A. C. Missias, Editor

This journal publishes only haiku. Send 5-25 haiku by postal mail with cover letter, SASE, or SAE and IRCs. Pays US$ 2 per accepted submission.


Dalhousie Review
Dalhousie University
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 1X1
Dr. Ronald Huebert, Editor

This magazine seeks poetry up to 40 lines in length. Send four poems at a time with cover letter, SASE, or SAE and IRCs. Response time is three months. Payment is two copies.


Fire Literary Magazine
Field Cottage
Old Whitehill
Tackley, Kidlington
Oxfordshire OX5 3AB
United Kingdom
Jeremy Hilton, Editor
Website: http://www.poetical.org

This magazine wishes to publish the work of both new and established writers. Previously published poems are acceptable. Send up to four poems with cover letter, SASE, or SAE and IRCs. No e-mail submissions are permitted. Response time is approximately two months. Acquires first British serial rights. Pays one copy.

THE MARKETPLACE is committed to making listings as complete as possible. If you publish a paper based literary journal or online magazine, or if you have marketing information that you would like to see listed in this column, please contact Christina L. Johnson at cljohnso@bigfoot.com (sorry, no attachments please!).

Christina L. Johnson (http://geocities.com/spywriter007) has had poetry published in numerous literary magazines worldwide. She is the author of Before The 21st: Selected Poems 1990-1999 which is published by Ginninderra Press of Canberra, Australia (http://www.ginninderrapress.com.au). When not writing or traveling, Ms. Johnson is a freelance web designer and photographer.



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