Journal Submissions and list of Publishers

Journal Submissions


Print Journals:


Journal of “exciting, accessible, contemporary writing from Ireland and around the world”.

Submissions for issue 3 open in spring 2016.

Submission guidelines here.

Boyne Berries

Bi-annual journal published in March and September.

Send two stories of up to 1,500 words each.

Submission guidelines here.

Crannóg Magazine

1 story up to 2,000 words.

Submission guidelines here.

The Dublin Review

A quarterly magazine of essays, memoir, travel writing, criticism, fiction and reportage.

Submission guidelines here.

Glimmer Train

US-based short story journal — available by subscription.

Submission guidelines here.


A twice-yearly print journal featuring longform narrative essays, original fiction and interviews.

gorse is interested in the potential of literature, in literature where lines between fiction, memoir and history blur, in the unconventional and the under recognised.”

Submission guidelines here.

Granta Magazine

Accepts unsolicited submissions through their website from October 1st to April 1st.

Submission guidelines here.

The Incubator Journal

Short stories, flash fiction, poems, essays, memoir.

Full submissions guidelines here.

Holy Show 

Non-fiction, visual art, theatre, film, dance, illustration, photography.

Full submissions guidelines here.

Irish Pages

Submissions by post.

Submission guidelines here

The Moth Magazine

Maximum 2,500 words.

Submission guidelines here.


UK-based magazine “for women who write”  — available by subscription.

Short stories of up to 2,200 words.

Submission guidelines here.

New Irish Writing, Irish Independent

Chosen stories are published in The Irish Independent on the last Saturday of each month.

All stories printed will be eligible for the Hennessy Literary Awards.

Maximum 2,000 words.

Submission guidelines here.

The Ogham Stone

Accepts submissions of unpublished work from both Irish and international writers and artists. We will consider fiction, poetry,  creative non-fiction, and memoir, as well as visual arts/photography.

Submission guidelines here.

The Penny Dreadful

Submit up to 2 short stories of up to 3,000 words each.

Submission guidelines here.

The Poetry Bus Magazine

Send your quality poems to this magazine.

Submission guidelines here.

Poetry Ireland Review

Poetry Ireland Review is published three times annually. They welcome unsolicited submissions of poems, and proposals for articles and reviews, from Ireland and abroad, in Irish or English.

Submission guidelines here.


Maximum 7,500 words.

Submission guidelines here.

The Stinging Fly

No more than one story should be submitted during any one submission period.

Short stories should always be just as long (or as short) as they need to be. (In our Winter 2012-13 issue the longest story is over 5,000 words; the shortest has less than 600.)

Submission guidelines here.


Online Journals:


The Bohemyth

Submissions accepted between the 1st and 23rd of each month.

Flash fiction and short stories, maximum 2,000 words.

Submission guidelines here.


Irish journal online journal founded in 2017 that publishes poetry and short stories of up to 3,000 words.

Submission guidelines here.

The Flexible Persona

International journal of writing and music that publishes fiction, nonfiction, translated fiction, and the work of composers.

Submission guidelines here.

The Galway Review

Accepts submissions in English and Irish.

Submission guidelines here

Irish Literary Review

Short stories & flash fiction

Full details here

Long Story, Short

Stories over 4,000 words.

Full details here

Number Eleven Magazine

Maximum 3,000 words for short stories/800 words for flash fiction.

Full details here

The Matador Review

The Matador Review is a quarterly online literary journal and they accept fiction, flash fiction, poetry, non-fiction, and visual art year-round. Next deadline 30 November 2017.

Full details here

Silver Streams

Silver Streams is a literary journal which publishes Modernist and Post-Modernist literature, visual art and academic essays.

Submissions guidelines here

Smokelong Quarterly

Flash fiction of up to 1,000 words.

Submission guidelines here.

The South Circular

Available as a quarterly e-journal

Maximum 2,500 words.

Submission guidelines here.


Prose submissions are accepted from January 1st to March 15th each year.

Submission guidelines here.


Prose and poetry submissions for this Cork-based journal are accepted year round.

Submission guidelines here.


SurVision seeks Neo-Surrealist poems of any school written in English. You may submit no more than 5 poems per submission. We will occasionally consider prose poems and essays on Surrealism and Neo-Surrealist poetry, as well as Surrealism-related visual poetry.

On rare occasions, translations of Surrealist poems from other languages will be considered. If you are submitting these, please make sure you include the originals with your translations and secure permissions from the copyright holders, where applicable, prior to submitting.

Submission guideline here.

Tales From The Forest

 is a quarterly online magazine, with each issue having a different theme.

Submission guidelines here.

The Weary Blues

A digital journal of poetry, fiction, art, and photography published by New Binary Press.

Submission guidelines here.




A&A Farmar
Beech House, 78 Ranelagh Village, D6
+353 (0)1 4963625

An Gúm
Foras na Gaeilge, 7 Merrion Square, D2
1850 325 325, 0845 309 8142 (NI)

Appletree Press Ltd
The Old Potato Station, 14 Howard Street South, Belfast BT7 1AP
+44 (0)28 90243074

Arlen House
PO Box 222, Galway
+353 (0)86 8207617

Blackhall Publishing
Lonsdale House, Avoca Avenue, Blackrock, Co Dublin
+353 (0)1 2785090

Blackstaff Press
4c Heron Wharf, Sydenham Business Park, Belfast BT3 9LE
+44 (0)28 90455006

Bradshaw Books
Civic Trust House, 50 Pope’s Quay, Cork City
+353 (0)21 4215175

Brandon Books
Cooleen, Dingle, Co Kerry
+353 (0)66 51463

Carysfort Press Ltd
58 Woodfield, Scholarstown Road, Rathfarnham, D16
+353 (0)1 4937383
27 Villarea Park, Glenageary, Co Dublin
+353 (0)87 9369888

Cló Iar-Chonnachta, Inverin, Connemara, Co. Galway
+353 (0)91 593307

91 Bothar Binn Éadair, Pháirc na bhFianna, Binn Éadair, Baile Átha Cliath 13
+353 (0)1 8322509

Cois Life Teoranta
204 DMG House, Deansgrange Business Park, Gráinseach an Déin, Co. Bhaile Átha Cliath.
+353 01 219 0223

The Columba Press
The Columba Bookservice, 55A Spruce Avenue, Stillorgan Industrial Park, Blackrock, Co Dublin
+353 (0)1 2942556

Cork University Press/Attic Press
Boole Library, University College Cork, College Road, Cork T12
+353 (0)21 4902980

Currach Press
55A Spruce Avenue, Stillorgan Industrial Park, Blackrock, Co Dublin
+353 (0)1 294 2556

De Búrca
“Cloonagashel”, 27 Priory Drive, Blackrock, Co Dublin
+353 (0)1 288 2159

Dedalus Press
13 Moyclare Road, Baldoyle, D13
+353 (0)1 8392034

Doghouse Books
PO Box 312, Tralee GPO, Co Kerry, Ireland 

Doire Press
Aille, Inverin, Co. Galway

Dominican Publications
42 Parnell Square, Dublin 1
+353 (0)1 872 1611

The Educational Company of Ireland
Ballymount Road, Walkinstown, D12
+353 (0)1 4500611

Flyleaf Press
4 Spencer Villas, Glenageary, Co Dublin, Ireland.
+353 (0)1 2854658

Four Courts Press
7 Malpas Street, D8, Ireland
+353 (0)1 453 4668

The Gallery Press
Loughcrew, Oldcastle, Co Meath
+353 (0)49 8541779

Gill and Macmillan
Hume Avenue, Park West, Dublin 12
+353 (0)1 500 9500

Goldsmith Press
Newbridge, Co Kildare
Fax +353 (0)45 433613


Guildhall Press
Unit 15, Rath Mor Business Park, Bligh’s Lane, Creggan, Derry BT48 0LZ
+44 (0)28 7136 4413

Lagan Press Limited
Verbal Arts Centre, Stable Lane & Mall Wall, Bishop Street Within, Derry~Londonderry, BT48 6PU
+44 (0)28 7126 6946

Lapwing Publications
1 Ballysillan Drive, Belfast BT14, Northern Ireland

Liberties Press
140 Terenure Road North, Terenure, Dublin 6
+353 (0)1 405 5703

The Lilliput Press
62-63 Sitric Road, Arbour Hill, Dublin 7
+353 (01) 671 16 47

Little Island
7 Kenilworth Park – Dublin 6W – Ireland
+353 (0)85 2283 060

Mercier Press
Oak House, Mahon Industrial Estate, Blackrock, Cork, Co. Cork
(021) 461 4700

New Island
2 Brookside, Dundrum Road, Dublin 14
+353 (0)1 2989937 / 2983411

O’Brien Press
12 Terenure Road East, Rathgar, Dublin 6
+353 (0)1 492 3333

Penguin Ireland
25 St Stephen’s Green, Dublin 2
+353 (0)1 661 7695

The Penny Dreadful

123 Grange Hill, Baldoyle Industrial Estate, Baldoyle, Dublin 13
+353 (0)1 832 1477 

Salmon Poetry
Cliffs of Moher, Liscannor, Co Clare
+353 (0)65 7081941

Seven Towers
4 St Muras Terrace, Strangford Road, East Wall, Dublin 3

Smithereens Press
(Online Publisher)

Summer Palace Press
Cladnageeragh, Kilbeg, Killcar, Co Donegal

Tramp Press

The Yellow Nib
The Seamus Heaney Centre for Poetry, School of English, Queen’s University Belfast, Belfast, BT7 1NN

Wild Honey Press
16a Ballyman Road, Bray Co Wicklow 

Six San Antonio Park, Salthill, Galway


Choice Publishing
Barlow House, Narrow West Street, Drogheda, Co Louth 

Original Writing
Spade Enterprise Centre, North King Street, D7

Poetry Journals

Poetry Ireland Review
Poetry Ireland, 11 Parnell Square East, Dublin 1
Editor: Vona Groarke [No submissions by e-mail]

c/o Verbal Arts Centre, Stable Lane and Mall Wall, Bishop Street Within, Derry BT48 6PU

The Bohemyth

Cork Literary Review
c/o Bradshaw Books, Civic Trust House, Pope’s Quay, Cork

Crannóg Magazine
Galway Language Centre, Bridge Mills, Galway

3 Selskar Terrace, Ranelagh, D6

The Drunken Boat (Online Publication)

The Dublin Review
PO Box 7948, Dublin 1

The Dublin Review of Books

The Honest Ulsterman

Irish Pages
129 Ormeau Road, Belfast BT7 1SH

The Moth
31 Church Street, Cavan

The Poetry Bus

Shamrock Haiku Journal
(Online Publisher)

Skylight 47
Galway based poetry journal publishes biannually

The Stinging Fly
PO Box 6016, Dublin 8