For Women Who Roar™
There are presently no open calls for submissions.
At FWWR, we believe that storytelling can help heal the world and this publication is the mic drop for that. Thank you for roaring with us.
Biannual Online Magazine
Deadline for Spring Issue: May 1 2021
Submission Guidelines: You can submit up to 5 works (do not exceed seven pages) for each category (non-fiction, poetry, art, photography).
Maximum word count: 2500. Minimum word count 100.
Response time: Two- Three months time for accepted submissions
Please note, not all the submitted stories are not guaranteed to be featured in digital or print publications. Editors reserve all rights on selection, as well as edits to the works themselves. If your work is selected for publishing you will receive notice in 2-3 months time.
This is a platform for authentic storytelling and art. Please no soliciting or self promotion. Your work will not be accepted for publishing.
What kind of work we are looking for: Stories around healing, trauma recovery, body, creativity, sexuality, as well as poetry, art, and photography submissions. This submission process is biannual and themed for each issue. Your work will be considered within 3 months upon submission. If your work is selected, you will receive an email with details about the acceptance and publication of your work.
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 can 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 online magazine and newsletters.
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: We are a small storytelling organization with a robust following, we do not have the funding to pay contributors for online publications. You will be awarded in credit and publicity through our amazing platform. and all participants will be given a free digital of their published work.
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. Digital copy awarded to those featured in print publications.
Thank you so much for taking time to read and submit. We 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
For Women Who Roar® exist to help women heal their stories through our online magazine, podcast, and Community. More than anything, we want to help women share their voices and stories with the world–we feel honored to take in your work, so thank you for sharing with us.
Keep in mind that we reserve the right to refuse or accept any submission. All work submitted to For Women Who Roar LLC is considered for our online and digital magazine. By submitting you agree to future publications and distributions with For Women Who Roar LLC.
Founder, Megan Febuary + FWWR team