No, Dear is a Brooklyn-based poetry journal featuring new local writing loosely centered on a single-word theme.

Upcoming Readings:

Poets Who Love Poets: Friday, September 18, 8pm @ Over The Eight, Brooklyn

POPULAR launch: Friday, November 20, 8pm @ Over The Eight, Brooklyn

Other News:

Saretta Morgan & Ali Power discuss VIOLENCE: “Vulnerability. I want to start there.”

Issue 15 VIOLENCE now available for order, and for purchase at St. Mark’s BookshopDesert IslandGreenlight Bookstore, and Berl’s Brooklyn Poetry Shop.

The origins of No, Dear at Boaat‘s “A Lit Mag Walks into a Bar”

No, Dear is available for reading at the New York Public Library, Poets House, and the University of Buffalo Library.

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No, Dear is edited by Emily Brandt and Alex Cuff.