How to Contribute

SAGE Magazine seeks provocative and critical work from emerging and established environmental writers and artists. We welcome unsolicited submissions on a rolling basis for publication online, and there’s always a chance that your submission will end up in the print edition we release every spring. Note that SAGE is not able to pay authors for their submissions.

Please fill out the form below with information about your submission. We will respond to your submission as soon as possible.

SAGE welcomes any environment-related pieces, including personal essays, narrative journalism, poems, short stories, photo essays​, and visual art.

Thank you for your patience as we slow down during the summer.

Reach out to with any questions. 

SAGE Stories Pitches

SAGE Stories is happening on Dec. 9th! Please fill out the form below with a short description of your story (~two sentences) on the theme Beacons: Signs, Salvations, Celebrations. Stories should be REAL…or at least grounded in real events in some way. We will notify you whether your pitch has been accepted by Tuesday, 11/29. Send any questions to

Paste your submission here