Zero Readers

About Zero Readers

Zero Readers is a process-centered poetry journal. Our mission is simple: we provide extensive feedback to submissions and engage with contributors in the revisions process. We are a program of Pencilhouse. Submissions info here.


We’re a one-person shop for now: Jason McGlone is a Web Analyst & Business Intelligence practitioner by trade and makes music under the name Mourning Oars. He holds a MFA from Queens University of Charlotte, as well as a BA in English and a graduate certificate in Nonprofit Management from Northern Kentucky University. He lives with his family in Cincinnati. Jason’s work has appeared or is forthcoming in Autofocus, X-R-A-Y Literary Magazine, Potluck Magazine, Sledgehammer Lit, Glint Literary Journal, Briefly Zine, BS/WS Zine and more.