is a print literary journal based in the Cambridge/Boston area, featuring poetry and short fiction. We seek writing that is fresh and resonant, and look forward to reading work from our local literary community as well as elsewhere.

UPDATE March 15, 2019: We are now open for submissions and would love to read your work for possible inclusion in volume 9: CONFESSION. Please carefully read our submission guidelines before sending material.

Meanwhile, Constellations volume 8: VULNERABILITY is still available, featuring poetry, fiction, art, and photography from a record-breaking 62 contributors.

The issue is available via in the U.S.,,,,, and in Europe, and in Asia.


Please also join us in congratulating the authors of the following pieces, our Pushcart Prize nominees for issue 8:

  • “Thoughts on a Priest's Cassock” by Babitha Marina Justin (poetry, 24 lines)
  • “A Theory With a Flaw” by Jenna Le (poetry, 32 lines)
  • “American Massacre” by Brandon Marlon (poetry, 24 lines)
  • “Spacemusic” by Justine Talbot (fiction, 990 words)
  • Au Secours!” by James Ross (fiction, 1432 words)
  • “Disclosure” by Treena Thibodeau (fiction, 5395 words)