The Lincoln Underground - A quarterly literary magazine in Lincoln, Nebraska

NEWS: Our Fourth Annual Haiku Contest is live! Send us your submissions anytime through April 1, 2016. Find out more about our contest rules & guidelines here.

Also, we're pleased to announce that our magazine will not be ending altogether, but instead will transition to an annual publication schedule, with a new issue released each summer. Find out more about our schedule and deadlines here.

Our Summer 2015 Issue is out now!

Find your copy at the following locations in Lincoln, Nebraska:

A Novel Idea Bookstore
Bodhi Imports
Crescent Moon Coffee
Indigo Bridge Books
Meadowlark Coffee & Espresso
and online at !
See the Summer 2015 Issue page for more information about this issue.

We are currently closed for regular submissions, but are accepting haiku contest submissions from January 1 - April 1, 2016. We will also be accepting submissions for our 2017 issue from August 1 - October 31, 2016. We hope you'll send us your poetry, fiction, creative non-fiction, song lyrics, art or photos!