We are Cake and we aim to publish fresh and exciting work by both emerging and established writers. 

We welcome submissions of poetry, flash fiction, comment and reviews of new work.

For guidelines and more information please see our submissions section.


A humorous, good-natured and young magazine that has hit the ground running. One to watch. – Sabotage Review


Cake is the most outward-looking, vigorously contemporary literary journal to come out of a university writing programme in this country. A beautifully produced and vibrant selection of poetry and argument from well-known and emerging writers. – Luke Kennard