WRITE FOR US
Family Resource Group Inc. is always looking for experienced, talented freelance writers to fill our magazine, ancillary publications, newsletters and website pages. We are looking for editorial submissions written in a lifestyle format that will entertain and enlighten while also provoke parents and others involved in the care of children between the ages of 0-17. The purpose is to have a mixture of substantive and local stories of interest for our parents.
If you would like to submit a story for consideration, please take note of the sections and departments that make up each publication. Copies of our magazine can be found at various points throughout the Metro Baton Rouge area, or picked up at our office on Wentling Ave.
Our readership is predominantly female mothers with children between the ages of 0-17. Baton Rouge Parents Magazine and our auxiliary publication, Expecting BrBaby, are distributed through family-friendly businesses, child care centers, schools, hospitals, health care professionals, McDonald’s restaurants, and over 600 other locations.
There are many writing opportunities we have for freelancers. Please read the information thoroughly. Additional questions, queries, and submissions should be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
BATON ROUGE PARENTS MAGAZINE (Monthly publication)
FEATURE ARTICLES (500-1100 words) Feature articles should cast new light on a topic, provoke thought, and inspire parents and other concerns to further investigate the issue.
THE LAST WORD (300-400 word humor piece on the lighter side of parenting and family life)
We purchase First North American Serial Rights (FNASR). All of the work we purchase is published once in print and can be used on our website, BRParents.com
ANCILLARY PUBLICATIONS/SPECIAL SECTIONS
Expecting BrBaby (Biannual publication; Prenatal magazine published in spring and fall)
BRParents.com, our online presence, is an extension of our print publications, including articles from previous issues in addition to web extras and web-exclusive articles
If your submission is accepted or you have been assigned a story, you should submit an invoice (within an email is fine) that includes name, address, phone number, Social Security Number, name of story and payment amount. Please email invoice within a week of submitting story.
Write for Us