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Couplet Poetry

Literary Magazine


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We publish two poems by each author that in some way or another pair together as a “couplet” of poems. We only consider two poems per submission.

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  • Vibe:Weird / outsider / wtf even is it
  • Response time:
    2 months*
    Editor reported data
    65 days*
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  • Acceptance rate:  / 
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  • Accepts simultaneous submissions

    What's that?

    When you can submit your work to multiple magazines at the same time

  • Accepts previously published

    What's that?

    When the magazine wants to publish your previously published work. Requirements vary

  • Nominates for prizes

  • Active on social media

  • Available in print

  • Provides contributor copies

  • Has examples online

  • Offers expedited response

    What's that?

    Expedited submission: When the magazine offers a faster response time for an extra fee


Max pieces: 2

Poems that pair, rhyme (literally or figuratively), complement, hold hands, translate, juxtapose, or otherwise can’t live without each other.

How to submit

  • Processs


  • Cover letter

    Include a short cover letter/bio in the Submissions form on Submittable.

  • Eligibility

    No specific eligibility requirements

  • Formatting

    This magazine does not list any details on their website for this section.

  • Author's rights

    Upon agreement to publish, Couplet receives first serial/publication rights; all copyrights revert to author upon publication. At this time, we cannot offer payment, but we will do our darnedest to promote your work widely and will treat it with respect and care.

  • Additional info

Tracker statistics


Total submissions tracked

65 days

Average response time


Average acceptance rate

39 days

Fastest response time

104 days

Slowest response time

*Weird response times we excluded from calculations: 133 days, 125 days

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Couplet Poetry is a literary journal, published twice yearly, dedicated to publishing two poems (a couplet) by one author that rhyme (thematically or sonically), pair, complement, juxtapose, hold hands, translate or otherwise couple with one another. Send us two poems that can’t live without each ot...

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