Write for Us

We are looking for people who have turned their loss (whether from death, divorce, loss, break up, abandonment, isolation, depression and loneliness) into a brand new start. If you have a story of personal transformation to share, please read our submission guidelines below and submit your story to be featured on our blog. We can’t wait to read your powerful stories and share them!

Word Count: 250-800 words. Please stay under 800 words.

Tone: Accessible, inclusive (no hate speech tolerated/accepted) and uplifting and positive in nature.

Original content please: We do not accept previously published content.

Acceptance terms: If we accept your story, you agree to share with your friends via email, your website, Facebook, Twitter, and any other social media. We will do the same.

We love hearing from you and connecting with new contributors. Please note that we are a small team, and as such, sometimes we don’t have the opportunity to respond to all submissions. We can assure you however, that we carefully read every single submission that we receive. If your post has been accepted, you will be notified within 5-7 days. You’re welcome to submit again with a different post.

***By submitting your story to SecondFirsts, you acknowledge that you accept our terms, and any form of editing that might occur on behalf of our team.

  • Max 800 words please.
  • Accepted file types: jpg, gif, png.