The Mackinac is an online poetry magazine seeking original work where the stakes are always high. Publishing quarterly, The Mackinac strives to make a lasting impression as it bridges the strait between nostalgia and the immediate, the wilds seen and unseen, the best of emerging and established voices.




Submit up to 5 poems in a doc or docx file.

Previously published work is not accepted.

Simultaneous submissions are fine, but please notify us if your work is accepted elsewhere. You may withdraw your full submission or email to partially withdraw.



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