Tell Mr. Beller a Story


Mr. Beller’s Neighborhood is looking for non-fiction stories set in New York. A story should be reasonably short, vivid, specific, and true. It can recall a person or a place, or it can recall an experience that moved you. We’re interested in the distant past as much as the present. A story should be true to the facts. We don’t publish everything we get, but we publish some of it, and we want to hear from you.

Entries may be submitted using the form below or by email to

Please expect a decision from us (whether accepted or rejected) within four weeks.

Your name:
Your email address:
Where your story takes place (in New York):
When the story happened:
Title of story:

Write your story here. Please use two new-lines for paragraphs.

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