Share Your Story

Do you have a story to tell? If you’re a Pacific person, by ethnicity or nationality, and would like to share your story, you’ve come to the right place.

This platform exists because of Pacific people, for Pacific people, by Pacific people.

We are looking for –

Personal Essays, responsive opinion pieces, Q & A’s with Oceanic peoples, features or profiles of Oceanic peoples, Video, Photography, Visual Art & Illustrations

Submission guidelines – 

  • We accept submissions from storytellers of all abilities, if you do not have previous experience – that’s okay! Talanoa is committed to supporting established storytellers and nurturing emerging ones.
  • Before pitching – familiarise yourself with our editorial style and topics. Please look through our website to make sure we have not already covered your topic.

If you have read all the guidelines, please submit your pitch here

Please note that we do our best to respond to all submissions, however it may take some time, if your submission is successful. If you’re thinking of making a submission, thank you in advance, and we look forward to hearing from you!