Cadaverine Magazine

The best new poetry, prose and non-fiction from emerging writers under 30

We believe in showcasing contemporary, innovative and original new writing from the next generation of literary talent.
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‘Bed Sheets’ by Joanie Eaton

there is nothing worse than an unripe avocado and…

Apr, 01 · in Poetry
Andrew turned to look at the back of her husband’s three-story house; grey shingles and panel windows glowing from the fiery light of low-angled rays. Charlotte flickered at the edge of his sight. There was light in the master bedroom on the right side of the second story. Andrew could see the seascape above her bed and the sliding door to the walk-in closet ajar in the corner.

A Goodbye by Luke Ross

Andrew turned to look at the back of her husband’s three-story house; grey shingles and panel windows glowing from the fiery light of low-angled rays. Charlotte flickered at the edge of his sight. There was light in the master bedroom on the right side of the second story. Andrew could see the seascape above her bed and the sliding door to the walk-in closet ajar in the corner.

Jan, 12 · in Prose

Imagine Africa – Reviewed by Zozi

  'Poets to your quills, Africa is taking off,' writes Georges Lory in this second volume of Imagine Africa themed on “Revolution”. This collection comes at a dangerous and unpredictable time for Africa (and the ...

Mar, 25 · in Reviews
Joining the procession

Six Poems by Denver Jermyn

Joining the procession

Mar, 26

Imagine Africa – Reviewed by Zozi

  'Poets to your quills, Africa is taking off,' writes Georges Lory in this second volume of Imagine Africa themed on “Revolution”. This collection comes at a dangerous and unpredictable time for Africa (and the ...

Mar, 25
The window was down and the
rock was hitting the roof harder and
faster than the shouts behind.

A Death in the North by Adam Seville

The window was down and the
rock was hitting the roof harder and
faster than the shouts behind.

Mar, 25
I wanted to feed her as she fed me. Little red table, segmented cartoon plate.
Star-Shaped Bologna, Squished Apple Juicebox, Napkin Crown Princess.

Flower Child by Lindsay Carlin

I wanted to feed her as she fed me. Little red table, segmented cartoon plate.
Star-Shaped Bologna, Squished Apple Juicebox, Napkin Crown Princess.

Mar, 16