by Annette Makino

Kingfisher is a journal of contemporary haiku and senryu. Perfect bound and pocket-sized, it measures 6 x 4.25″ (spine height is 4.25″). Each issue is between 80100 pages.

Founded by Tanya McDonald in 2020, Kingfisher is published twice a year, in late spring and late autumn.

Submission periods for 2021 are February 1–28, and August 1–31. Submissions received outside of those periods will not be read.

Single issues are $12.00 and annual subscriptions of two issues are $20 for shipping within the U.S. For ordering options, including international subscriptions, please visit