Join The Castlenomad.com Community

If you are a writer with a passion for history, architecture, or travel, you’ve found the right place! At Castlenomad.com, we’re always on the lookout for talented writers who can contribute valuable insights, stories, and research to our growing community of castle enthusiasts.

What We’re Looking For

Writers who have a strong background in history, archaeology, architecture, or travel. While not strictly necessary, a proven track record in one of these subjects will make your application stand out.


We’re interested in fresh angles on familiar subjects, as well as untold stories, little-known facts, and unusual perspectives related to castles around the world.


Articles must be well-researched, fact-checked, and thoroughly edited. We value content that is not only informative but also engaging and easy to read.

How To Submit Your Work

Pitch First

Before sending a complete article, send us a pitch! Your pitch should include:

  • A working title
  • A brief summary (2-3 sentences) outlining what the article will cover
  • Why you think your article is a good fit for Castlenomad.com
  • Send your pitches to editors@quillshilling.co.uk; Please use subject “Castlenomad”.

Full Submission

If your pitch is accepted, you’ll be invited to submit a full article. Here are our requirements:

  • Article length: 800-2,000 words
  • Format: Microsoft Word or Google Doc
  • Provide citations for any statistics, historical facts, or quotes
  • Include a short author bio and a headshot

Send your full submission to editors@quillshilling.co.uk.

Compensation & Rights

We offer competitive rates based on the length and complexity of the article. Payment details will be discussed upon the acceptance of the pitch.

By submitting an article to Castlenomad.com, you agree that we have the right to edit your work and to use it on our website and social media channels, always giving appropriate credit to you, the author.


Q: How long does it take for a pitch to be reviewed?
A: We aim to respond to all pitches within two weeks.

Q: Can I submit multiple pitches?
A: Absolutely! We welcome multiple ideas if you have them.

Q: Do you accept previously published work?
A: We prefer original, unpublished work. If your article has been published elsewhere, please let us know in your pitch.