Everyone has a story — what’s yours?

Introducing the Focus on Fabulous Reader Submission Writing Contest!

Every issue will feature a submission from our readers telling us WHY they are so, so fabulous!

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We want to hear from YOU!

We are excited to introduce our quarterly writing contest. We know that everyone has a story and we’d love to hear yours.  We will feature a different topic in each issue. We’re sure you’ll find one that is perfect for you.

Summer Issue: Favorite Daydream — tell us where you go when you get away in your dreams. What do you really want to experience? DEADLINE for Submission March 31.

Fall Issue: A Transitional Time that Changed Your Life — we’ve all overcome something that has shaped who we are today. What changed your life? DEADLINE for Submission July 31.

Winter Issue: The Cold Hard Truth: How It Inspired me to …. — tell us about those lightbulb moments, those ah-ha experiences that made you a better person. DEADLINE for Submission September 30.

Spring 2018: Life Lessons — we’ve all had them! What is a life lesson you feel  everyone should know and not have to experience?
DEADLINE for Submission January 31.

How to Enter

Write your story on a topic above, maximum 500 words.

Fill out the form below. Please use Writing Contest Submission as the subject line and add the title of your story in the message field. When you hit submit, you will be taken to Paypal to pay your $5 entry fee. You may be asked to provide a mailing address to receive your COMPLIMENTARY copy of Focus on Fabulous magazine where your story is featured if selected.


You’ll receive an email confirmation with instructions to email your story, along with a quality headshot and 50-words (or less) bio telling us who you are.

Thank you for sharing your story with us.

Stay fabulous,


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Michelle Bryant
CEO and Founder, Focus on Fabulous Magazine