About Us

Founded in 2015, Door is a Jar Magazine is an online publication of poetry, short fiction, nonfiction, drama and artwork. 

Our publication focuses on writing that is accessible for all readers. We publish well-crafted writing that has cadence, personality, and uses familiar language to take readers on a journey. Furthermore, we celebrate the diversity of our readers, artists and writers; no matter one's social class, race, sexual orientation, lifestyle, religion, gender, education or experience, we want to publish your work and we invite you to read our publications. It is our hope that you will join us by submitting work, or by simply reading our current or archived issues.


The art of art, the glory of expression and the sunshine of the light of letters, is simplicity.

Walt Whitman


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Maxwell Bauman

EDITOR-IN-CHIEF / ART DIRECTOR

Maxwell is an M.A./M.F.A. graduate from Wilkes University. He is a contributor to Chicken Soup for the Soul. He is wizard with Legos. He plays guitar and banjo. Maxwell has never had a strawberry. You can learn more about him on his website maxwellbauman.com

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Jack Fabian

MANAGING EDITOR / FICTION / NONFICTION EDITOR

Jack is an undergraduate student at Staffordshire University in the UK, studying English and Creative Writing. His interests include dystopian fiction and pugs. His writing focuses on gritty, urban dystopia, and in his spare time he listens to The Smiths and hopelessly pursues a healthy lifestyle.

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Corinne Alice Nulton

POETRY / DRAMA EDITOR

Corinne had her 14 Symptoms produced at the Brick Theater's Game Play Festival in 2014, and her ten-minute-play "Flesh" was a finalist at the Kennedy Center in 2011. Currently, Corinne is an adjunct instructor at Penn State Worthington Scranton and a grader at Penn Foster.