Important: as we are not a "for-profit" magazine, there is no compensation for being a staff writer. This is all volunteer.
Why should you be an Affinity writer? Here are 11 reasons:
1. You will have published work at a young age! If you want a future career in writing, this is a great chance for you to get started.2. Our articles are seen by hundreds of thousands of people in over 180 countries! Plus you can get thousands of shares on your articles.3. It's great experience for your college applications. Many of our writers are getting into their dream colleges because they have published work and journalistic experience.4. It looks GREAT on a resume!5. You learn a lot of skills necessary to succeeding in the professional world6. We are like a family! As soon as you get accepted as a writer, you are introduced to other teens like yourself7. You can write about anything you want!8.We are credible. We have been cited by Mic, Huffington Post, Slate and other news organizations.9. You get a cool author's bio and profile!10. Grow your writing -- we aren't looking for the best writers. We are looking for people who want to learn how to be the best.11. You'll have opportunities to interview cool and interesting people!