Call for Submissions – Quilt of Life

Weaving together the very fabric of what it means to be adopted, to adopt, or to foster — one diverse story at a time.

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If you have been touched by adoption or foster care and would like to have your story featured on our website, please send your work to If you do not have any written work, but would like to share your story, we would love to interview you. Contact Heather for details.


  • Submissions should be between 1,000 – 2,500 words.
  • Please use 12pt Times New Roman font and submit either as an attached word document, or in the body of an email.

Please note that we can only accept a limited number of submissions. No monetary compensation will be given. Authors will receive named credit for their work, if chosen.

View previously published pieces on the Quilt of Life, here.

Thank you and we look forward to reviewing your work!

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