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.

Nana Nightingale by Rebekah-Miron Clayton

Nana Nightingale For Hilda     I can’t steady your hand, nor graze the frayed edges of your midnight madness. I can’t wake you from dreaming or call a cease- fire, deliver your letters nor […]

Feb, 13 · in Poetry

Born – Breathing – Bound by Jasmin Kirkbride

Some time after I had begun to read the human books, we had a tome come through that was the size of my palm and three pages long, with just two sentences written on each […]

Jan, 31 · in Prose

Reviews Editor Vacancy – Apply by 30th November

Cadaverine Magazine is looking for a creative, committed individual with a strong interest in new releases to join their team as Reviews Editor. Cadaverine is a non-profit online magazine that specialises in promoting the work […]

Sep, 06 · in News,Opportunity,Reviews

The strongest salmon in the world and Anywhere child eats the fog by Eleanor Penny

The strongest salmon in the world   Every time he he struck out for the castle the songs were set about him, lined up on the low walls with the empty bottles. bundled into burlap, […]

Feb, 13

Three poems by Ryan Norman

The Clear   A firm path alongside the loam and fraying grass. Ruby-throated birds fly by   me, landing on possumhaw branches ten or eight feet ahead. Each one flutters   into firm precision on […]

Feb, 08
Your palm rests,
Preventing traffic through the Panama Canal,
Gently sorting through the green of rainforests

Hemispheres by Kirsten Fedorowicz

Your palm rests,
Preventing traffic through the Panama Canal,
Gently sorting through the green of rainforests

Feb, 06

Born – Breathing – Bound by Jasmin Kirkbride

Some time after I had begun to read the human books, we had a tome come through that was the size of my palm and three pages long, with just two sentences written on each […]

Jan, 31