Portland Review

Publishing exceptional local and international writing and art since 1956.

"Birth of Athena"

New art from Campy Draper: http://portlandreview.org/birth-of-athena/

“If I’m gonna perish, I wanna die right here—under the Bean!” — new flash fiction from Mark Crimmins

Waiting for Friends

"Here in the sky, though, what feels so good to make us stay?" — New Flash Nonfiction from Regina Ernst: http://portlandreview.org/waiting-for-friends/

"Eating ice cream with you makes me suspicious"

New poetry by Edie Rylander right here, right now: 

http://portlandreview.org/tiny-little-suitcases/

check it out!

It’s the final countdown! Only 3 days left before our 9/1 deadline when submissions close. http://portlandreview.submittable.com Those last minute submissions can be some of the best!

It’s the final countdown! Only 3 days left before our 9/1 deadline when submissions close. http://portlandreview.submittable.com Those last minute submissions can be some of the best!

Once More for Love on the T

"There are old subway tickets taped to my refrigerator. One still holds
three trips’ fare left over from a visit with you…” 

Read more of Anne Charlton’s “Once More for Love on the T” at http://portlandreview.org/once-more-for-love-on-the-t/

Writers, Friends, Artists! Portland Review is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2014 issue. Get in touch with your inner Sagan and get writing!
Remember kids, we are all made of star stuff:  http://portlandreview.org/fall-2014-call-for-submissions/

Writers, Friends, Artists! Portland Review is now accepting submissions for our Fall 2014 issue. Get in touch with your inner Sagan and get writing!

Remember kids, we are all made of star stuff:  http://portlandreview.org/fall-2014-call-for-submissions/

In five hours we’ll be laying out some sweet, infused words to keep you in good health. Launch Reading, 5 - 7 pm, at Glyph! http://portlandreview.org/spring-2014-issue-launch-reading/

A Loving Sister, A Fighter

Nonfiction Editor Sophia Pfaff Shalmiyev reviews Inga Muscio’s ‘Autobiography of a Blue-Eyed Devil’ in our upcoming Spring 2014 issue. “Inga Muscio reads and listens and synthesizes what I desperately need a sheet of acid to digest and still feel so unprepared to speak on with any authority.”

Spring 2014 Issue Launch Reading

Come celebrate the launch of our Spring 2014 issue with a reading by supernatural talents! Friday, June 13th, 5 - 7 pm, at Glyph!