Rivet: The Journal of Writing That Risks

Rivet is the online literary magazine from Red Bridge Press. Rivet publishes fiction, poetry, and nonfiction from beyond the mainstream. In each issue, you’ll find genre-bending work that takes readers into strange landscapes and offers new perspectives on the everyday. Rivet showcases established and emerging authors whose writing takes risks with form, content, or both; revels in the unexpected; and rewards with imagination and insight.

Available now! Rivet issue 8: Long Reads for Short Nights

Rivet issue 8

The sparks knit you up from inside
— Amee Broumand

Sparks abound in Rivet 8, with slow burning fiction and sizzling poetry. This issue features long fiction that explores alternative–or, perhaps, all too real–visions of the past, future, and present. Settle in with these captivating stories from Michael McGuireKeith Rosson, and GK Wuori. Then, mix it up with powerhouse poets Amee BroumandMerridawn DucklerAndrea Moorhead, and Michael Rerick. And, don’t forget to breathe, breathe, breathe with nonfiction writer Rebecca Cook.

Get lit up now.