Founded by poets Mariah Whelan and Joe Carrick-Varty in 2019, bath magg is an online poetry magazine and a home for the best new writing. Our aim is to offer a platform for both established and emerging writers to share a space.

We publish three times a year, and are regularly open for unsolicited submissions. Please check our submissions page for details.



Mariah Whelan is a poet from Oxford. Her first collection, the love i do to you, won the AM Heath Prize and a pamphlet the rafters were still burning is forthcoming with Dancing Girl Press. She recently completed her PhD at the University of Manchester’s Centre for new Writing.

Joe Carrick-Varty is a British/Irish poet based in London. His second pamphlet is 54 Questions for the Man Who Sold a Shotgun to My Father (Out-Spoken Press, 2020). His poems have appeared in Poetry Review, Poetry Ireland Review and the New Statesman.

Gboyega Odubanjo is a British-Nigerian poet born and raised in East London. His pamphlet, While I Yet Live, was published by Bad Betty Press in 2019. He is a Roundhouse Resident Artist.