About

Cypress is an online literary journal based out of Toronto, Ontario, Canada. We aim to publish new and exciting work from emerging and established writers around the world. We are open for submissions year round, and publish on a rolling basis.

Meet the Editors

Anton Pooles (EIC, Poetry Editor) was born in Novosibirsk, Siberia and lives in Toronto. He is a graduate of the Creative Writing Program at the University of Toronto and the Film and Television Program at Humber College. His poems have appeared in IceFloe Press, Long Con Magazine, Half a Grapefruit, Train, and others. His first chapbook “Monster 36” was published with Anstruther Press, November 2018.

Joelle Kidd (Flash Fiction and Non-Fiction Editor) is a prairie-born writer, editor and journalist who now lives in Toronto. Her short fiction has appeared in This MagazineFeels ZineLiving Hyphen, Prairie Fire, and elsewhere. She is currently working on her first novel.