Do you care passionately about our world?

Do you want to use writing or other forms of creative expression to make a difference?

If so, you should contribute to Fired Up!

Editors Jana Laiz and Jennifer Browdy seek writing in any genre, along with photography, short videos or podcasts that express positive, forward-thinking perspectives on where we are now as individuals and as a society, and envision the better world we hope to create.

Submission guidelines:

Length: For prose, short is better; maximum length is 5,000 words. You might want to consider breaking up a long piece into several shorter sections; we will publish longer pieces in serial format.

Email submissions as Word docs (photos as JPGs) to If you’d like to submit a video or audio file, contact us first for guidelines.

Include a short bio of yourself (100 words maximum) and a head shot in JPG format.

Submissions are accepted on a rolling basis. Feel free to query us with ideas before writing/submitting.

All rights to published work are retained by the authors/artists.