“the idea is to write it so that people hear it and it slides through the brain and goes straight to the heart.”
Write For Us
BlackHer is an online platform for and about Black women.
We developed BlackHer to amplify our own voices because we believe that telling our stories is key to our personal, economic and political empowerment.
We also developed BlackHer to showcase you!
Interested in being published on BlackHer?
We encourage you to submit an original blog post, interview of your favorite BlackHer shero, or article that inspires and speaks to your experience. The issues we focus on include economic and political empowerment and the power of storytelling and representation in Black women’s lives. We’re particularly interested in profiles of Black women leaders, politicians, and activists that people should know.
By submitting content to BlackHer you agree to the following:
BlackHer can make changes to the title of your piece.
BlackHer can include a photo with the piece when it is published.
If you choose to re-post or cross-post any piece featured on BlackHer to another platform, you must provide a link to the original post on BlackHer.
Please make sure that your post is 600 – 800 words in length and in .doc, .docs or .txt format. Please also be sure to include your contact information and a brief 2-3 sentence biography with your piece.
You can email your post to us at submissions@BlackHer.us
We pay $25 per post and will reach out to you if we decide to publish your piece.
Thank you in advance for telling your own story!