Fine art, short stories, poetry, memoir & essays

Zymbol is an art and literature magazine with aesthetic roots in the symbolist and surrealist movements. In the fields of literature, visual art, criticism and theory, we publish the finest work of both established and emerging voices. 

This visually arresting semiannual collection has featured notable illustrators Mette Norrie and Yumi Sakugawa; poets Anthony Madrid and William Doreski; and short stories by Evan Morgan Williams, Alexis Pernsteiner and Hilary Zaid.

Since its inception, copies of Zymbol have made their way to readers on six continents, and its contributors hail from twenty countries and counting.

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