Thank you for wanting to share your cleft story! Whether you’re a cleftie yourself, a parent of a cleftie, or a friend, we can’t read about your experience.

If you would like to answer prompts and questions, fill out the form below. If you’d like to submit an entirely written story, scroll to the bottom of the page.

Submit Your Thoughts Below!

If you would like to submit photos to go along with your story, email them to

Cleft Corner Story and Comment Guidelines

Are you interested in sharing a fully written cleft story? Awesome! After reading the guidelines below, send an email to 🙂 Can’t wait to hear from you.

Story Guidelines

  1. Aim for your story to be anywhere from 200 to 700 words, with an additional 3 sentence bio about yourself
  2. Feel free to add a photo or two of yourself or your cleft experience
  3. Please keep the language clean as this site is for clefties of all ages
  4. Try and edit your story as much as possible before emailing it in; if further edits are needed (typos, etc.) I’ll send you a quick email about it
  5. Not sure what to write about? Just send an email anyway and we can collaborate on your ideas!

Comment Guidelines

The comments of Cleft Corner are approved before posted to the site just to ensure that it remains a friendly community for everyone involved! Please keep comment language clean.