write for us + share your voice
Deadline: Check submittable portal. Varies per submission.
Submission Guidelines: You can submit up to 5 works for each category within the volume period for our print magazine (non-fiction, poetry, art, photography, and interview), poetry for our FWWR poetry collection, rolling submissions for our site + medium pages, and speaking opportunities. Maximum words is 3000. Minimum words are 100. All submissions are now through our submittable portal.
Please note, not all the submitted stories are not guaranteed featured in the publication. Editors reserve all rights on selection, as well as edits to the works themselves.
This is a platform for authentic story telling and art. Please no soliciting or self promotion. Your work will not be accepted for publishing.
If submitted work has been previously published, there needs to be a 3 month window of when it was last live. It is okay if this work was published on your own site, just not elsewhere. Please note we give preference to work that is unique to FWWR. FWWR holds first publication rights for three months after publication. Authors agree not to publish, nor authorize or permit the publication of, any part of the material for three months following first publication. For reprints we ask for acknowledgement of its publication in FWWR first.
Author Bio: Please include the name you want featured in the publication. If you are on social, include your handle so we tag you in promotion of your work! Also, feel free to include photography of yourself for a possible feature. These images need to be as hi-res and quality as possible in order to be featured. For Women Who Roar LLC has the right to not select photography if it does not meet requirements.
Copyright Information: Please note, you will retain all ownership rights to the copyrights to your work. We only accept articles written by the author or copyright holder. For Women Who Roar LLC adheres to all local, national and international copyright laws. By submitting an article to our site and/or publication you are granting permission for its use on the website in our resource library (articles), Medium channels, in our print magazine and newsletters. If the article is for inclusion to a specific area or for a specific purpose, please state as much when you make your submission.
As a contributor, all the images you submit for any issue of For Women Who Roar LLC must be copyright free. The submitted works must be all created by yourself and you must be the authentic copyright holder. If which ever submission(s) get involved with any copyright entanglement because of the above, your eligibility will automatically be revoked. You will be responsible for all the legal consequences under all circumstances regardless of For Women Who Roar LLC awareness or not.
In order to achieve a better page layout design, For Women Who Roar LLC also has the right to use, enlarge, reduce and/or crop the original photograph.
Payment: While we are a small Storytelling company, we are committed to paying contributors of our Annual print magazine. Please consider donating to help us support our contributor's brave voices!
Perks: Your name will be credited along with your submission. Having your work included in our publications and online is a great way to gain exposure to new people and markets. Having your articles appear on our site can give you greater visibility, credibility and help you build your own promotional lists and maximize your exposure both online and offline.
Also, You will be provided with a digital PDF of your featured article along with the cover of the issue and the table of contents if published in our print magazine.
Thank you so much for taking time to read and submit. I so look forward to experiencing your work and sharing it with the world! If you have any questions regarding submission, please send them to firstname.lastname@example.org
Founder, Megan Febuary + FWWR team