About Us



The Write Up is a FREE monthly 100% black owned newspaper independently owned and distributed in two states. The Write Up is an urban based publication that was founded in 2004 by Burns Publishing.  The Write Up is the largest black owned newspaper in Arizona and Las Vegas Nevada. 


Look for the Write Up to hit the streets around the middle of every month it goes fast and can be very addictive with all the juiciest topics. The Write Up has been awarded through out the years for its Black History Moment section as well as the popular column “Street Chatter” by well known syndicated journalist 

A. Bizzle.


The Write Up can be found in well over 1,000 locations and it can be picked up in Phoenix Arizona and surrounding cities and in the Las Vegas market. We strive to bring the best in urban news, sports, politics, gossip and opinion columns. Don’t be left in the dark pick up a copy today or have it mailed to your house every month. We also have the Write Up Newspaper electronically so we can email the link to your inbox for a small donation.


We can be contacted at: (888)953-9977

Mailing Address:  9524 W. Camelback Rd  C130-413   Glendale, AZ 85305