Best Indie Lit New England

BILiNE CoverBest Indie Lit New England (BILiNE) is a print publication series showcasing the best fiction and poetry published by independent journals in New England.

The first volume was published in February 2013 and features works that appeared between 2010 and 2012 in magazines like Amethyst Arsenic, The Inman Review, Radius, Printer's Devil Review, and SALACIOUS.

We've concluded our fundraising efforts and are hard at work on the next volume; find out more at our Kickstarter page or by watching the video below.


We're selling copies of our first print run through Amazon and at literary events—our own and those put on by friends. Check our events page to see where we'll be next. If you have a Kindle device, you can purchase the ebook from Amazon. You can buy the ebook for your Nook from Barnes & Noble. Find a list of bookstores where you can buy print copies and special deals for contributors.


BILiNE, Vol. One features work from forty poets and fiction writers. Contributors include Franz Wright, Laura Rodley, Jose Antonio Rodriquez, Judith Skillman, Jade Sylvan, and Truth Thomas. Review the complete list of contributors along with their bios.

Meet the editorial board of the BILiNE series. Each of the editors is an accomplished writer who also runs an indie journal.


Twenty independent magazines are represented in the first volume of Best Indie Lit New England. Review the complete list to find new journals to read and new places to submit your work.