We now have two ways for you to submit writing to us.
We are accepting submissions for both original essays and previously published essays!
These submissions will be accepted for Midstory Magazine on a rolling basis. Submit your writing below.

Midstory Magazine is seeking original, previously unpublished personal essays about life, love, loss, and friendship at midlife.

We accept original personal essay submissions for Midstory MagazineĀ about life, love, loss, and friendship at midlife.Ā These stories could incorporate coupling and uncoupling, keeping and ending friendships, and grieving the loss of relationships or loved onesĀ during this messy middle of life. We are looking for a strong, clear writing voice and raw, honest storytelling, in keeping with our mission to elevate the voices of midlife women.

Preferred word count: 750-2000 words

Pay: $75 for accepted essays

Completed, previously unpublished drafts only. No pitches, please.

Please allow at least 4-6 weeks for a response.

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