Submission Form

Spark Young Writers’ Magazine Submission Form

To submit a piece of writing to the Spark Young Writers magazine, please complete the form below and attach your submission as a Word Document. 

If you are under the age of 18, this form is to be completed by a parent or guardian and if you are 18 – 20, please complete the form for yourself.

Please note that this magazine is for children and young people aged 8 – 20 living or attending school in the West Midlands (including Birmingham, Solihull, the Black Country, Worcestershire, Herefordshire, Warwickshire, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Staffordshire).

Please enter the name of the young writer as their name should appear in the magazine.
Spark Young Writers is our programme of creative writing groups for young people in the West Midlands.
(if young person is under the age of 18)
(if the young person is under the age of 18)
(for those aged 18 – 20)
(for those aged 18 – 20)
You can submit up to 3 pieces
Please supply all titles you are uploading - up to a maximum of 3
This could be that it was written in response to a particular exercise or event. You can leave this blank!
Print name
Click or drag files to this area to upload. You can upload up to 3 files.
Files should be Word or rtf files

For more information about the terms and conditions for Spark Young Writers Magazine, please visit the Terms & Conditions page on the magazine website. We reserve the right not to include material that is offensive, rude or may be inappropriate for children and young people aged 8 to 20.

Spark Young Writers’ child protection/safeguarding policy can be found on our website: https://www.sparkwriters.org/child-protection-policy/.

Get Writing

If you’d like to submit a piece of your writing for possible inclusion in the magazine, please see the Get Involved page to see more details. This magazine is published online three times a year: summer (June/July), winter (October-December) and spring (February-April) terms.

With groups across the West Midlands, including 2 online-only groups, there will be a Spark Young Writers group near you.

Groups are open to young writers aged 8-17 who are interested in any type of creative writing.

Volunteer With Us

Join our team of Lead and Assistant Writers delivering creative writing workshops to young people across the region. 

Share your enthusiasm for writing, have fun, and develop your own skills.

Young Writers Magazine

Submit your writing for publication in our
Spark Young Writers Magazine. 

Exclusively for young people

aged 8 – 20.