Painting for the Wind by Yoko Ono, 1961

Dear Friends,

It’s been a minute! The witchy month of October has arrived, and we’re back to celebrate.



Painting for the Wind by Yoko Ono, 1961

Congratulations to our nominees!

Announcing our Best of the Net 2023 nominees! Selected by our founder Amarantha da Cruz from our Poetry 2022/2023 Issue which was edited by allia abdullah-marra. It’s a garden of poetry delights!

Valeka CruzCesarChavezCesarChavez

Marianne Hales

Carmen Calatayud
Swollen Heart & For the Woman Who Knows Death and Loves Hard

Sally Quon

Hybrid & Writing Works 2023 Issue


In October, we released our Hybrid & Writing Works 2023 Issue, edited by jo-reyes boitel. It’s a beauty! Check it out!


All the Blood Involved in Love by Maya Marshall (Haymarket Books, 2022)
Jenny Qi
Author headshot: Yizhen Dong

Tarot & Numerology!


In October, get your fortune told while supporting the sisterhood! We’re offering a 50% discount for tarot card reading and numerology sessions. Get in touch to learn more!

Patreon Party!

Our Patreon is packed with good stuff! You can watch our past events, read our monthly prompts, read bonus interview questions, get merch and more!

Jenny Qi

Finally, thank you to everyone who submitted to volume 6. We’re reviewing everything and can’t wait to get back to you!


Happy October!


The OyeDrum Team