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Write for Vancouver Family Magazine!

We know you have something to say. We are always looking for great new local voices to feature in Vancouver Family Magazine, in print or online. To submit your work for publication consideration, simply email 2-3 writing samples (published or unpublished) to Please conform your submissions to the following guidelines :

  • Use AP Style
  • Word length within 700-1500 words
  • Microsoft Word File
  • One space between sentences
  • No tab at beginning of paragraphs
  • Quotes and interviews with local expert sources are highly encouraged
  • Sources must be cited, with contact information available for fact-checking
  • Include brief biography following article, in italics

We look forward to reading your work!

Attention Freelance Writers!

Join VFM Editor, Nikki Klock, for a storytelling workshop designed to take your freelance writing to the next level! In this one-hour, interactive virtual workshop, we will discuss integrating information with a compelling narrative, crafting catchy titles, posing story-yielding questions to sources and more. You’ll have the chance to ask questions, get ideas from fellow writers, participate in exercises to strengthen your story and article writing skills and more! Registration is just $20. Reserve your spot below.

Vancouver Family Magazine Storytelling Workshop Registration

Date: Saturday, September 19, 2020
Time: 9-10 am
Meeting will be held online through Zoom. Meeting link will be sent upon completed registration.