Story of the Week

Submission Guidelines

Story of the Week submissions are accepted all year on a rolling basis. Previously published material is okay as long as you own the rights. 

The stories can be about anything and in any format. As with the Stories That Need to Be Told philosophy, as long as it tells a story, it fits, whether you consider it fiction, nonfiction, or poetry.

Email submissions or questions to Please include a bio with your story, and please include your name and contact email in the story document. As we have multiple open calls for submissions, please indicate in the subject line which venue your submission is intended for.

Stories give us hope.