Writer’s Guidelines

"Who can find a virtuous woman, for her price is far above rubies." Proverbs 31: 10 @ AVirtuousWoman.org #proverbs31

We appreciate your interest in writing for A Virtuous Woman. We seek to provide meaningful and practical information and inspiration for today’s Christian woman. Our goal is to encourage women to be all that God desires them to be.

Our Focus

A Virtuous Woman is based on the 10 Virtues of the Proverbs 31 Woman. The 10 Virtues of the Proverbs 31 Woman defines our focus and will give you a good idea of the types of topics we cover.

Our Typical Schedule {subject to change}

  • Sundays: Sundays at Home Feature
  • Mondays: Abundant Living {Christian Living and Health}
  • Tuesdays: At Home
  • Wednesdays: DIY or Vegetarian/ Vegan Recipes
  • Thursdays: Family Life
  • Fridays: Grace & Truth Link Up/ Email Newsletter
  • Saturday: Beautiful Scripture Images with a Devotion

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We are looking for creative writers who write from their hearts. We need original articles in a variety of topics.

We try to touch every area of a woman’s life each month. Articles should be uplifting, encouraging, or offer meaningful instruction, practical for the everyday Christian woman. Our website, A Virtuous Woman is currently reaching over 160,000 women a month with over 300,000 page views. Writing for A Virtuous Woman provides you, the writer, a wonderful amount of exposure.

A Note: Writing for A Virtuous Woman has many opportunities to explore the various aspects of a woman’s life. Read our Writer’s Helps for ideas and new insights.

*Practical Articles: Personal experience as well as advice, how to’s, and more!

You may review our editorial topics here.

Tips for Good Writing

  • Hook your reader with the first sentence.
  • Write in a conversational tone – pretend you are sitting next to your reader and you are talking with her.
  • Use vivid descriptions to help your reader visualize what she is reading.
  • Use realistic dialogue.
  • Use strong action verbs.
  • Sidebars are fun and helpful if you have them.

Manuscript Checklist

We prefer that you send your submission as a Word.doc attachment in an email to: [email protected]

  • In the upper left hand corner, include your name, address, phone number, email address, and word count.
  • Check that your word count is under 1000 words.
  • Double space your manuscript.
  • Please Include a short bio statement to appear at the end of your article.
  • Quality {beautiful} Digital Photos for your article are welcomed and should be a large size and include a release for use.
  • Email your article to: [email protected].

We wish we could accept every good manuscript, but, unfortunately, this is not the case. At this time we are unable to offer payment for articles.

Authors or publishers will reserve full rights to the published articles.