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TOPICS WE'RE LOOKING FOR

  • Stories about living with disorders such as PTSD, Bipolar Disorder, BPD, Schizophrenia, Anxiety, Depression, DID, etc.
  • Authentic stories about the healing process.
  • Light-hearted stories about every day experiences living with mental health issues. 
  • Educational articles written by mental health professionals. 
  • Stories about experiences that have left a lasting impact on you.
  •  Mindfulness.
  •  Stories about experiences with lesser known types of therapy/treatments.
  • How art/being creative plays a role in your mental health.

GUIDELINES

  • Click here to download our PDF, “How to write a personal story blog post”.
  • Length: 700-1,200 words.
  • We accept anonymous submissions & pieces that have been previously published.
  • Please include any necessary trigger warnings.
  • We do not accept submissions that include triggering descriptions of suicide or self-harm, promotions, advertisements, or stories that give over generalized advice or cliche sayings such as “fight the stigma” or “you are enough”
  • We are also accepting submissions that are in the following format:
    Beginning- Summarize the piece of writing you submitted.
    Middle- your story.
    Conclusion- Reflect on what you wrote, and tell us about where you’re at now and any other info you’d like to share.

Click here to read our FAQ page and contact us with any additional questions.

SUBMIT

Please Email us the following information to contact@howamifeeling.org:

  • Name (or anon)
  • Title
  • Writing submission
  • Optional: author bio (3-5 sentences), social media links, and bio photo.