MockingHeart Review is an online literary journal. Founded as an poetry magazine in 2015 by Louisiana poet Clare L. Martin, MHR is now under the editorship of poet and critic Tyler Robert Sheldon. Our aesthetic is ever expanding, and since 2019 the journal features fine poetry and artwork alike.

Check out our current issue; take a look at some past work; read Beats, the MHR blog; and meet the editors! The journey begins here.

Inquiries and Submissionsmockingheartreview@gmail.com

“Poetry provides us with a history of the human heart.” -Billy Collins

Were we not born under a Mocking Heart?