Presence is a haiku magazine, specialising in publishing high quality haiku, senryu, tanka, haibun and related poetry. It appears three times per year. Each issue is typically 110–130 A5 pages, and contains articles on haiku practice and book reviews in addition to the poetry.

We welcome submissions from experienced and new haiku writers alike. Before submitting for the first time, please have a look round the website to get an idea of the sort of work we are looking for.


Issue #78 has just been posted to current subscribers. If you are uncertain about your subscription status please contact the editor, Ian Storr, at i.storr@btinternet.com. The link below is not currently being monitored.

Updated: 15th April 2024