“Angela, what’s your opinion about publishers and authors hiring ‘sensitivity readers?'”

“Angela, what’s your opinion about publishers and authors hiring ‘sensitivity readers?'”

The practice of hiring “sensitivity readers” is absolutely RIDICULOUS! Books are supposed to challenge readers’ thinking. They not only entertain readers, but also disturb, offend, spur people to action, expand our thinking, teach us about things, people, and societies that we would otherwise never be exposed to, and so much more! This is pre-publication censorship, plain and simple…

Letters and Comments for 03/01/2017

Letters and Comments for 03/01/2017

COMMENTS ON: Author! Thou Shalt NOT Be A Martyr!!! (Or, When Authors Let Martyrdom Kill Their Entire Book Project) These people are first-timers, right? I don’t think they’re quitting because of martyrdom, but because they have serious stage fright. What if their book fails? What if there are more typos or errors? What if they […]

PressCable needs writers to create persuasive, thought-provoking and charismatic copy

PressCable needs writers to create persuasive, thought-provoking and charismatic copy

PressCable Basildon United Kingdom E8 4TP Phone +441268833412 Email: hr@presscable.com Website: https://presscable.com/careers/copywriter Attn: Donna, Recruitment Manager Send your resume and cover letter to hr@presscable.com – be sure to include ‘copywriter with integrity’ in the subject line or your application will never be seen. Pay is negotiable. We’re a fast-growing, well-funded B2B SaaS Startup riding the momentum […]

Whispers and Warnings for 03/01/2017

Whispers and Warnings for 03/01/2017

* Swedish journalist attacked in “No Go” Zone.
* Scammers Pose as Publishers.
* Amazon servers crash, cause mayhem.
* Default judgment against Tate Publishing

WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 02/22/2017

WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 02/22/2017

Question for 02/22/2017: According to last week’s issue of WritersWeekly.com – When (former) Tate Publishing authors request their production and cover files, what should they DEMAND the cover files contain? 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 […]

Freelance Writing and Photography Jobs – 02/22/2017

NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, OR OTHER CREATIVE FOLKS?? We’ll post your ad on WritersWeekly FOR FREE. Please complete THIS FORM. Freelance Reporter – to work as investigator Denver private investigations firm Freelance Associate Editor – near New York City PCMA Freelance Writer / Analyst The Knife of Aristotle / ethicalmedia.org Freelance Digital Business Writer […]

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