Curiosities is currently accepting submissions for guest posts.  Informative/nonfiction posts and original short stories are both accepted; the content only requirement is that it fits the broad theme of Curiosities (odd, unusual, disturbing, or niche.) Self-promotion is acceptable, but please don't include more than two links to your product or service.

If you have any questions, or if you'd like to be a regular contributor with direct access to the blog platform, please email Ezra at


  • At least 300 words
  • Must be your own original work
  • Explicit text is accepted, but explicit images are not
  • Original fiction only, no fanfiction. Sorry! (Broad articles on fandom or fan studies are fine, as long as they fit the theme of the blog.)
  • Make sure you have the right to use any images you include (CC license with attribution, public domain images, or your own art or photos)
  • If quoting or paraphrasing, always cite your sources (an in-text link is fine; we don't need MLA format)

Content suggestions:

  • Long-form reviews of dark or niche media
  • How-tos for unusual topics
  • Thinkpieces
  • Top 10 lists (content-heavy; not buzzfeed style)
  • Original horror, psychological horror, or dark erotica stories
  • Unusual personal experience articles or interviews

Topic suggestions:

  • Abnormal or fringe psychology (with reputable sources)
  • Fetishism, BDSM, and/or sexuality
  • The 'weird' or 'dark' side of your acadmeic dicipline
  • Online niche communities (respectfully presented)
  • Weird history, weird original research, weird medical cases
  • Anything you know a lot about, or research and present, will be accepted as long as it fits the theme and meets these guidelines 


Name *
The name you want associated with your post.
Title or theme of your blog post.
Paste your blog post here, with links in (parenthesis.) You retain your copyright. You'll get an email accepting your post or requesting revision, and you'll get a second email with the edited draft for approval. If you have specific photos you'd like to use (make sure you're allowed to use them) please include them as links.
Link to your website, blog, or social media (if you want this included).