Submission Guidelines

BGD's blog is a community favourite, filled with stories, reflections, and more written by the Indo-Caribbean for the Indo-Caribbean community. We are always accepting blog submissions year round, and encourage everyone, regardless of your writing experience, to submit their work. Please refer to the guidelines below when submitting your pitch or completed work.

  • Written work should be between 500-1200 words.

  • You must include at least one photo with your work so we can include it in promotion. Please ensure you have permission to use the photos you send us. 

  • Your name and the title of your work should be included on the page and in the file name

  • Submitted pieces should not have been published elsewhere (if so, ensure you have permission to submit it elsewhere).

  • Please include your Instagram handle in your email so we can tag you in promotional posts!

All blog submissions should be sent to tiara@browngirldiary.com. No work will be turned away unless it is deemed offensive or inappropriate. 

We look forward to reading your work!