P.O. Box 549
Garrisonville VA 22463


Editor: Andréa Butler, Editor-in-Chief.
Email address:

About The Publication:

100% freelance. “Representation matters, and Sesi represents Black girls to the fullest as the only teen magazine on the newsstand geared toward this demographic. With each issue, our teen readers (target ages 13-19) can see themselves reflected on the covers, in the editorial, and in the advertisements. Our mission is to fill that void in the mainstream magazine marketplace, in which Black girls are virtually invisible, through an entertaining mix of features highlighting beauty, fashion, culture, social issues, and more.” Welcomes new writers. Quarterly. Pays 30 days after invoice is received. Invoices are sent after editing and final approval. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds in 24-48 hours.

Pays flat rate of $100/article.

Current Needs:

“Pitches on fashion, health, and features.” Pays flat rate of $100/article.

Pays flat rate of $100/article.


“Discussed upon assignment.”


“Tell me a story with your pitch. Tell me why our readers would care about the article you’re pitching. Grab me with your opener. See writer’s guidelines for more hints.”

Welcomes New Writers: Yes