Publish Your Work!

KidSpirit accepts submissions of poetry, artwork, and nonfiction articles from 11- to 17-year-olds everywhere. Depending on your interests, please click on a link below to submit your work.

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Before we can publish your work, we need your permission!

Please download this release form, sign it, have an adult sign it, and send it back to us at or 77 State Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201.

Upcoming Themes

Our teen editors have selected the themes listed below for the next issues of KidSpirit. Please make sure your idea relates to one of them.

  • Simplicity and Complexity (Spring 2017)
  • Resilience (Summer 2017)
  • Unity in Division (Fall 2017)
  • Creation and Destruction (Winter 2017/18)

What's your idea?

In a few sentences, tell us which magazine department and issue you’re submitting to and what you’d like to write about.