About Philadelphia Stories Junior

Philadelphia Stories, Jr.
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.

For more information about PS, Jr., contact psjr@philadelphiastories.org.

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