Readers love stories on Radish because they can find anything that suits their tastes from high-heat steamy stories to clean and wholesome romances and everything in between. Sometimes, the everything-in-between can get a little dark. To give readers a heads up, use content warnings to let them know your story or episode(s) of your story includes heavy subject matter.
Stories that include any of the following require a content warning:
- Animal cruelty or animal death
- Child Abuse*
- Dark Themes (including bullying, kidnapping, intense violence)
- Dubious Consent*
- Domestic Abuse
- Addiction/Substance Abuse
- Eating Disorder (ED)*
- Pregnancy Trauma*
- Mental Illness
- Sexual Trauma (this includes previous instances of sexual assault, rape, grooming, harrassment)*
*Topics with an asterisk should be included in the summary of the story and the Writer’s Note of the prior episode.
For summaries, include the message, “CONTENT WARNING (CW): This story may include scenes or depictions of—.”
The message in the Writer’s Note should mention “PLEASE NOTE: Sensitive content ahead. For more information please refer to the story summary.”
If you have any questions or feedback about Content Warnings, please reach out to us at email@example.com!