Elixir Press was founded in Minneapolis in 2000 by poet and editor, Dana Curtis. In 2004, Elixir moved to Denver. Elixir specializes in publishing poetry and literary fiction. We hold two poetry contests for full-length books every year and a fiction contest for a full-length book every two years.

Elixir is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit literary organization. Donations are gratefully accepted and entirely tax-deductible.