Philadelphia Stories Junior

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A community of young writers and artists from the Delaware Valley

Philadelphia Stories, Jr., a division of the nonprofit Philadelphia Stories, is a new literary magazine by writers age 18 and under who currently live in Pennsylvania, Delaware, or Southern New Jersey (writers must still be within K-12 education or home-schooled). Philadelphia Stories, Jr. expands the Philadelphia Stories’ mission to develop a community of writers, artists, and readers through the magazine and education programs by bringing these opportunities to area young writers and artists. 

Philadelphia Stories, Jr. will include:

  • Fiction, creative nonfiction, poetry, and art from young writers and artists from the Delaware Valley.
  • Book reviews: book reviews of juvenile/YA titles; include link to Barnes & Noble or similar service that references reading level and age appropriateness of material. Reviewers can be youth or adults.
  • Interviews with young writers and writers for young readers.

Send your submissions! Click HERE for submission guidelines.

LAUNCH DATE: JANUARY 28: Please join us at the Musehouse Literary Arts Center for the launch of Philadelphia Stories, Jr., the new literary magazine by Philadelphia-area writers age 18 and under. We’ll have refreshments, live music, and readings by the young authors! Free. All ages welcome. Find out how your young writer or artist can get involved!

For more information about PS, Jr., contact

ATTENTION YOUNG WRITERS: The PS, Jr. blog wants you! To submit a writing prompt, book review, author profile, or writing & reading news, contact

*NOTE: Philadelphia Stories holds first-time publishing rights to work published in the magazine and on the website. The rights then revert back to the writer or artist.

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