Cowgirl Magazine 

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COWGIRL captures the spirit of the modern West from a female perspective. We are the only nationally distributed Western lifestyle magazine exclusively for women and we reach more than a million readers and followers in print and online. 

Published 6-times annually and daily online, COWGIRL features in-depth interviews with extraordinary women of the West as well as stories that offer a passionate look at the Western lifestyle with a modern perspective. Both in the pages and online, COWGIRL regularly features stunning original photography and articles about people, businesses, ranching, riding, horses, fashion, lifestyle, weddings, events, equine sports, destinations, food, and homesteads through its various departments and content categories.

COWGIRL accepts work from creative writers who can infuse their articles with passion, research, and a voice that relates to women living the modern Western lifestyle.

COWGIRL accepts work from creative photographers whose images reflect the lifestyle and culture as described in the previous paragraphs.

Story queries should be no longer than 300 words and must include an essay of permission-granted images for consideration. 

Photography queries should include up to 10 low-res images for consideration.

We review submissions once a month and will respond to all legitimate queries accordingly.

Upon acceptance of any story idea, terms and payment will be negotiated in writing.

IMPORTANT: Please spell out your complete story idea or query and include images. We will not respond to questions and will not consider incomplete submissions.

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