WritersWeekly Trivia Contest Question For 03/25/2016!

Question for 03/25/2016: According to last week’s issue of WritersWeekly.com, whose bookstore signings led to a traditional publishing contract and film consideration? Send your answer through the contact form here. You must be a WritersWeekly.com subscriber to participate in the weekly contests. Subscribe (it’s free!). NOTE: ONLY ONE WINNER PER HOUSEHOLD PER CALENDAR QUARTER, PLEASE. […]

Writing Jobs For 03/25/2016

  Freelance Senior Editor Viola Om Freelance Jr Staff Writer/Blogger- men’s underwear. Pays $10-$15/hour. underwearexpert.com Freelance Technical Content Writer & Marketer ShineRetrofits.com Freelance Copy Editor molo Freelance Full-time Authors & Researchers natural health remedies company Freelance Blog Editor – Pays $45K-$55K dating advice start-up Freelance Scrabble/Crossword & Language Geeks – Pays $700/week recruiter Freelance Content […]

Whispers and Warnings For 03/25/2016

Whispers and Warnings For 03/25/2016

  • Court rules in favor of Amazon in ‘A Gronking To Remember’ lawsuit
  • Publisher of photo gets $9K from Republican Party and $6K from a blogger for copyright infringement
  • Barber shop owner sues Katina Powell, book publisher over ‘false allegations’
  • Gawker, Publisher to Pay $25M in Punitive Damages in Hulk Hogan Lawsuit

How I Convert a One-Assignment to a Regular Client! By Lindsey Danis

How I Convert a One-Assignment to a Regular Client! By Lindsey Danis

When I was first offered a blog ghostwriting gig by Jim, a director of something-or-other for a tech company, it would’ve been putting it nicely to say I was underwhelmed. Via LinkedIn message, I was offered the chance to connect about a writing assignment. The lead seemed so low qualified that it was not until Jim messaged me again that I replied with (admittedly faked) interest.

Have I Committed Copyright Infringement? Yes, You HAVE!

Have I Committed Copyright Infringement? Yes, You HAVE!

I’m very impressed of your article on how to create your own anthology. I have almost 250 articles posted online and, honestly, some of them I copied from books but I also include the author and its complete sources. I’m a fan of reading books and I don’t have a talent in writing because I didn’t earn a degree. My only question is, does my work compromise the law of copyright infringement or plagiarism? If so, can you explain why?

Pitch Your Book to These National Book Clubs! By Dr. Marlene Caroselli

Pitch Your Book to These National Book Clubs! By Dr. Marlene Caroselli

Poet Don Marquis once divided the world into two types of people: those who could tell you they had just bought a package of paper napkins and make you “thrill and vibrate with the intelligence” and those who could share the secrets of the universe and yet “fail to impress you with any sense of the importance of the news.”

Smallest Easter Ever!

Smallest Easter Ever!

We don’t have an empty nest but it’s emptier than it used to be…

Roller Skating Business

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WritersWeekly Trivia Contest Question For 03/17/2016!

Question for 03/10/2016: According to last week’s issue of WritersWeekly.com, who earned $2,800 writing 5 stories in 1 month. Send your answer through the contact form here. You must be a WritersWeekly.com subscriber to participate in the weekly contests. Subscribe (it’s free!). NOTE: ONLY ONE WINNER PER HOUSEHOLD PER CALENDAR QUARTER, PLEASE. THIS WEEK’S PRIZE: […]

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