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Hello everyone

My name is Christine Carr and I am editor of this very popular magazine for creative writers. It is a part-coloured bi-monthly (six issues a year) for subscribers only. Subscribers to Crystal Magazine are called Crystallites.

I accept poems, stories (true and fiction) and articles of any length and theme (except erotica) from Crystallites only.

Subscription: £18 pa UK/£22 overseas. A sample copy is £2. Cheque or Postal Order payable to Mrs C Carr. Or by PayPal. Further down the site are a selection of PayPal buttons.

Warm regards

Christine Carr

Telephone: 0151 608 9736.


Address: 3 Bowness Avenue, Prenton, Birkenhead CH43 0SD

NOTE: I also run Crystal Word Processing at the same address. Fast, friendly, reliable. £4 a thousand words, including editing and proofreading. Holder of Distinctions.

ISSUE 99 MAY 2017

CRYSTAL MAGAZINE  A Popular Publication for Creative Writers
Your poems, your stories, your articles and more. The editor only considers work from subscribers. Subscribers are called Crystallites.

A4. Spiral-bound and easy to lie open
40 pages. Bi-monthly. Part colour
Stories (true and fiction), articles, poems

Submissions from Crystallites can be any length and theme except erotica
Work can be sent by email or post
Handwritten material is acceptable
Under normal circumstances you will not have to wait weeks and weeks for a reply
Readers’ Letters (usually pages and pages)
Subscribers’ News
Wordsmithing Titters, Tips, Titillations
Each issue the writer of the most popular piece will win £10

There has been a lot of positive feedback over the years. Here are just two comments:

The magazine is good value for money and worth every penny.” Alan Jones
Thanks for providing us with such a great and friendly magazine.” Heather Buswell