Submit an Article to Us.
Articles on the craft of writing that show the reader the different styles and genres in both fiction and non-fiction. If you are a published author or you just have experience writing and you have these experiences to share with our readers, we welcome your submissions. The Opal Writers’ magazine also accepts short fiction, poetry and prose, and book reviews.
Suggested word count: 300 – 1200 words
How to Submit an Article: The Guidelines
Articles inform and educate, or entertain our readers.
An article does not promote any product, service, or brand.
Articles don’t have any logos or business links in them and your byline does not have your business name.
An example of your byline might be: Jane Doe, Author; or Jane Doe, Reiki Therapist
Photos: We will often provide a stock photo to accompany the article if one is not provided.
Word count: 300 -1200 words
Your Bio: Please send us a short (up to 100 words) bio with your article. You may also include a photo of yourself.
The bio appears at the end of your article.
*If you are looking for an opportunity to brand your business or service with us by writing monthly advertorials or becoming a SPONSOR WRITER, see our Advertising page.
Be An Expert Writer
Opal magazines strive to provide content that is not only relevant for writers and authors, but is also a deeper dive into a subject. Our Expert Writers are typically professional writers and published authors who provide this ‘deep dive’ into the subject that they are experts in. A benefit to being an Expert Writer in the Opal magazines is establishing rapport with your readership.
Want to use links and logos in your article?
Find out more about our Advertorial package .
First Serial Rights, and Digital Rights that include the publishing of your submission on the OPAL PUBLISHING website for one full month, and then the rights return to the author. Your article will continue to be displayed until you ask us to remove it.
*All submissions are subject to approval. Opal Publishing reserves the right to refuse any submitted content.
I publish articles every Tuesday and Thursday at 05:00 AM Pacific Time. Please be sure to submit your article to me at least two weeks prior to the Tuesday or Thursday that you wish to have it published.
The deadline for August articles:
To Query or Submit