We are an award-winning independent publisher founded in 2011 striving to ensure that the mainstream is not the only stream. 

More than a company, we are a community of writers and readers exploring the larger questions we face as a global village. It is our intention to preserve contemplative storytelling. We publish full-length introspective works of creative non-fiction, literary fiction, and poetry. 

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Homebound Publications is distributed by Publisher’s Group West, a Division of Ingram Publisher Services. To order our titles from Ingram, Submit orders directly to IPS via your POS system using IPS SAN: 6318630 or Call: (866) 400-5351 or Email: ips@ingramcontent.com

Order Directly from Our Orders Office by emailing us at orders@homeboundpublications.com or Call: (860) 574-5847 our mailing address is Homebound Publications, Postal Box 1601, Northampton, MA 01061

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Our small press has grown over the years into an independent multimedia company. 

We offer storytelling in all its forms: print, digital, video, audio, magazine, short form, long form… Get to know our different imprints.

The Wayfarer Magazine is our biannual publication. The Wayfarer has been offering literature, interviews, and art with the intention to inspires our readers, enrich their lives, and highlight the power for agency and change-making that each individual holds.

Wayfarer Books is our newest imprint! After nearly 10 years in print, The Wayfarer Magazine is branching out from our magazine to become a full-fledged publishing house offering full-length works of eco-literature!

Little Bound Books is our imprint devoted to short form fiction and creative nonfiction. These books are small enough to slip in your back pocket but powerful enough to leave an impact.

Navigator Graphics is a division of Homebound Publications offering graphic design, branding, marketing, and website design to authors and business owners alike looking for experienced industry leaders to help them chart the way in their own creative endeavors.

A Look Inside 

What Makes Homebound Publications unquie?

Firstly, we are a community, not a company. We are a woman-owned, small press with big ideas. We actively seek projects that don’t fit neatly into the corporate publishing model, giving a voice to the countless independent thinkers currently neglected by the mainstream media.

featured authors

l.m. browning

author of To Lose the Madness, Tedx Speaker, Founder of Homebound Publications

Theodore Richards

author of Cosmosophia

david k. leff

author of The Blue Marble Gazetteer


award-winning author of Robbing the Pillars and River, Amen

Iris Graville

award-winning author of Hiking Naked: A Quaker Woman’s Search for Balance and Writer In a Life Vest

BRuce Rettig

award-winning author of Refraction: An Arctic Memoir  

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