Coffee + Crumbs exists to support, uplift, and inspire mothers through artful storytelling and creative community. It is our mission to encourage mothers around the world through a diverse collection of honest stories about motherhood, love, and the good kind of heartache. 
Ends on March 31, 2017
Coffee + Crumbs exists to support, uplift, and inspire mothers through artful storytelling and creative community. It is our mission to encourage mothers around the world through a diverse collection of honest stories about motherhood, love, and the good kind of heartache. 

We are looking for well-written, original essays about anything and everything related to motherhood. We feature stories, not adviceā€”please familiarize yourself with our current content before submitting.

Work should be between 800-1200 words. You will hear back within 30 days if we wish to use your story. Please note: we only have space to accept between 5-10% of the submissions we receive. Submissions will remain open from March 1-March 31st, and all accepted pieces will be published in order received starting in June of 2017. 

Subjects we cover:

Infertility
Miscarriage
Adoption
Working moms
Work/life balance
Friendship
Marriage
Pregnancy
New Mom
Mental health
Special needs
Step-parenting
We would love to feature occasional photo essays on Coffee + Crumbs. We're looking for a series of 10-12 photos that tell a story. If you have a story to tell through photographs, please upload up to 12 images, at 800 px wide, with a short description or quote to accompany your photo essay. 

Examples:

"A Day In The Life"
"Light"
"Play"
"Wild"
"Morning"
"Siblings"