Please read the submission guidelines before submitting.
Deadline 1st of each month
Please read all submission requirements.
Submit online through our form at the bottom of this page.
Kalon Women welcomes editorial submissions from freelance writers and experts in their field. We are looking for new, unpublished, non-fiction material that is for or about women over forty. Diversity of subjects that reflect women forty plus and a variety of writing styles are invited.
We do not publish articles of any kind that are, slanderous, racist, pornographic nature or we consider in poor taste.
Include with each submission:
Contact information (name, address, phone, web address)
Also include a 50 word bio and byline.
We will not include email addresses as they can be picked up by spammers.
A professional headshot in the largest jpeg format must be submitted. No logos will replace a headshot.
Must be an original article that you wrote. No ghost writings.
Your article must be informative and relevant to 40 plus women. Include tips, techniques, your expertise, strategies, case-studies.
We reserve the right to change the article, photos and graphics at our discretion. We also may not use the photos and graphics you supply with your article.
Your article must not be a sales or product advertisements, press release or self-promotion.
No caps in the title. Your Title MUST Be In Upper and Lower Case Letters.
No quotes around the title.
No period at the end of the title.
Title and article must be flush to the left.
No formatting. We only accept articles in text format. This can be done in word or notepad and saved as text only, or any other text only editor. Keep in mind that anything other than plain text may be returned to you.
Articles must be 400 to 800 words.
Supplying Artwork or Graphics
If you supply photos or graphics with your article please make sure you own the copyright, or they are royalty-free .
Format for photos and graphics should be submitted as jpg‚ 2550 pixels x 3300 pixels (8.5 x 10 inches) Large files required for possible full page layout.
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