Nightjar is a literary magazine
that publishes speculative prose and poetry from young writers.



  • Cottagecore
    By a crystal creek in the grassy wood,  A sun-warmed cabin nestles among lilac and daisy. Gingham flutters under sighing wisteria  And wicker cradles forget-me-not … Read more: Cottagecore
  • The God of Loss
    i wanted to know what the gods were made of. i placed my fist next to wide open eye, skin bending to bones just underneath, knuckles like mountains just under sky. i stuffed my mouth with dirt rage dressed in teeth & spit

Nightjar is open for submissions
of speculative prose and poetry.