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Here at The Essential Life, we feel blessed to have so many unique voices willing to share their story, their words & their wisdom with The Essential Life community. With close to 100 contributors, The Essential Life has become of information, support & connectedness. 

Sharing, support & connectedness are the core of what The Essential Life is all about &, in the spirit of sharing & support, we would like to invite all of our readers to make their mark on The Essential Life by becoming one of our contributors. If you would like to add your voice to The Essential Life community, please submit your story, article or blog below.

Editorial Guidelines

Here at The Essential Life, our editorial guidelines are quite broad. We feel that, when we give our contributors space & freedom, they are able to write with passion & to share on a deeper level. In this way, we have found, our contributors are able to craft posts & articles which truly touch the lives & hearts of our readers.

What We Publish

The articles that we publish focus on a broad subject matter. The list of topics we will publish include:

  • Essential Oils
  • Mindfulness
  • Meditation
  • Alternative Healing
  • Travel
  • Parenting
  • Sustainable Living
  • Philosophy
  • Opinion Articles
  • Personal Stories
  • Diet
  • Health
  • Relationships
  • Personal Growth
  • Books
  • Women's Interest
  • Feminism
  • Men's Interest
  • Yoga
  • Fitness

The articles that we share on The Essential Life cover an even broader range of topics & subject matter. If you're not sure if your article would be a good fit for The Essential Life community, you can reach us via email at info@TheEssentialLife.org. 

What We Won't Publish

While we share articles with The Essential Life community that cover a wide range of topics, there are a few things that we won't publish:

  • News
  • Political Articles
  • Overtly Religious Articles
  • Advertisements
  • Sales Pitches
  • Rude or Offensive Material

We're pretty open to what we share with The Essential Life community, but we certainly don't want to offend anyone & we're looking to create a community that benefits our contributors & our readers, which is why we won't publish sales pitches or press releases for different businesses. We also won't publish any articles or stories that are less than 400 words.

Supporting Our Contributors

We are extremely grateful for each & every single one of our contributors. To show our support, we add your image & bio to the end of each article that you write for The Essential Life. Your author bio is where you are more than welcome to make your sales pitch & include links to your website & social media. 

We also maintain a contributors page. Every contributor who share two or more articles is added to our contributors page. This page include another link to your website & social media. For a preview of how we promote our authors, please click here

Please Note

All articles that you share with The Essential Life will be attributed to you. When you submit an article, we may subtly edit or change your article for clarity & to ensure it jibes with The Essential Life's core values & mandates. 

If you have any questions or comments about contributing to The Essential Life, please connect with us via email at info@TheEssentialLife.org

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