How to Write Letters to the Editor

How to Submit Your Letter to the Editor to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser

Your voice counts! Here are various ways you can submit a letter to the editor to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser.


Option #1: Online submission (This is the easiest way to submit your letter to the editor)

  1. Click on
  2. Look for the menu on the left side of your screen; click on “Submit a Letter”
  3. Use the online form to submit your letter
  4. Include your contact information
  5. Cut and paste your 150-word letter in the “Dear Editor” section
  6. Click on “I’m not a robot” box
  7. Click on the “Submit letter” bar

Option #2:

Email submission

If you choose to email your letter, please include all of the same contact information requested for the online submission, sign the letter, and scan it. You may email your letter to

Option #3: Mail

The third option is to mail your letter to:

Letters to the Editor Honolulu Star-Advertiser

7 Waterfront Plaza, 500 Ala Moana, Suite 7-210

Honolulu, Hawaii 96813