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.

skincare song by Perri Roach

Mar, 07 · in Poetry
We were like Christmas elves, all working together in pursuit of a single day: the day we would find Mr. Biggs.

Mr. Biggs by Timothy Day

We were like Christmas elves, all working together in pursuit of a single day: the day we would find Mr. Biggs.

Feb, 04 · in Prose

Physical – A Review by Jade Cuttle

Love and loss, chasing each other like cracks in a canvas, create a curious cadence within Andrew McMillan’s debut collection physical as those colours melt, merge and mesmerise. The opening poem ‘Jacob with The Angel’ […]

Aug, 10 · in Non-Fiction,Reviews

Hymn for home by Jeremy Kneebone

  Hymn for home   Ripping the tar-night, high on the tor, Darken the gorsefire, dampen the moors, Cast all my fear to Atlantic storms, and weep through the wind.   Crater-led sandlines, back to […]

Mar, 06

Pointless by Sara Aykit

    Pointless   She puts on eyeliner the way a sniper shoots in between heartbeats with the hopes that a man drops dead.   Some call it “weaponized femininity”   She decorates her fingers […]

Mar, 06

The Economy of Molecules by Debarun Sarkar

What is a paper anyway? Rejected molecules of the plant ecosphere.   When the Prime Minister announced demonetization we roamed the streets, Jadavpur to Tollygunge through                                                                                                 Golf Green   high on MDMA.   <Hello, […]

Mar, 02

Nana Nightingale by Rebekah Miron

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