PAIN
a journal
of new poetry
“a slim, beautifully produced journal that’s already cultivating a reputation for publishing some of the most exciting young poets in Britain” – FINANCIAL TIMES

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In addition to being for sale on our site, Pain is available
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About

ABOUT

Pain is a print journal dedicated to new poetry and short, creative essays.

The magazine launched in September 2017 and is edited by Vala Thorodds and Luke Allan and co-published by Partus Press and sine wave peak. Design is by Luke Allan at Studio Lamont.

To submit to the magazine, please use our submission portal, linked below. To contact us about something else, email pain[@]partuspress.com.

SUBMISSIONS

Submissions to issue 3 are currently open until 01 May 2019.

We welcome submissions of unpublished poems; articles with a literary focus; and short, creative essays. We publish work by emerging as well as established writers, and all submissions are read by the editors. Please be prepared to receive editorial feedback if your work is accepted. We cannot offer individual feedback on rejected submissions, although we do endeavour to respond to all submissions within three months.
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PAIN

PAIN 1

Rowland Bagnall
Crispin Best
K.T. Billey
Adam Crothers
Elle Heedles
Amy Key
Rachel Long
Alex MacDonald
Rebecca Perry
Sam Riviere
Eley Williams
Andrew Wynn Owen

PAIN 2

Gabriella Attems
Crispin Best
A. K. Blakemore
Robin Boothroyd
Kate Duckney
Hannah Lowe
Drew Milne
Harriet Moore
Isaac Nowell
Kristín Ómarsdóttir
Vala Thorodds
Ralf Webb