April 18, 2012
Paying Markets And Jobs For April 18th | printable version
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The Cincinnati Review, P.O. Box 210069, Cincinnati, OH 45221-0069. P(513)556-3954. F(513)556-3959. Email: editors-at-cincinnatireview.com. Website: http://www.cincinnatireview.com. "The Cincinnati Review is a literary magazine published biannually out of the University of Cincinnati. Prose and poetry from our pages has appeared in anthologies including Best American Poetry, Best American Short Stories, Best American Essays, and others." 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 1000. Biannual. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3-6 months after acceptance. Buys "first North American serial rights, including electronic rights; all rights revert to author upon publication." Sample copy available for $9 online. Subscription $15. Guidelines online here.
CURRENT NEEDS: "We're always on the lookout for exciting new pieces of fiction, poetry, and nonfiction. We also publish reviews of new books of poetry." Pays $30/page for poetry, $25/page for prose. Submit query online.
PHOTOS/ART: "In every issue, Cincinnati Review features a portfolio from a single
artist, whose artwork appears on the cover as well as in an interior portfolio printed in full color on high gloss stock. Submissions of artwork may be emailed to email@example.com; we ask that artists send up to twenty low-res images for our perusal. We consider all forms of art. Upon publication we pay an honorarium of $100, plus ten contributor copies."
HINTS: "Our biggest tip? Send us your very best work. Send us the piece that's going to excite us. To see what we're into, check out one of our previous issues-you'll see that we publish a wide range of work, from traditional to experimental. Give us something that reaffirms our love for literature."
Diabetes Self-Management, 150 West 22nd Street, Suite 800, New York, NY 10011. P(212)989-0200. F(212)989-4786. Email: editor-at-rapaportpublishing.com. Website: http://www.diabetesselfmanagement.com. Ingrid Strauch, Editor. "Diabetes Self-Management is a consumer health publication that aims to help people with diabetes control their condition. We cover nutrition, exercise, pharmacology, medical and technological advances, and mental health issues. We do not publish personal experiences, celebrity profiles, or research breakthroughs." 95% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 410K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 4-12 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within 6 weeks. Sample copy available by request. Subscription $18US, $36 outside the U.S. Guidelines by email.
CURRENT NEEDS: "Accurate, up-to-date knowledge of diabetes and its treatment." Pays up to $700 for 2000-2500 words. Submit query by email.
PHOTOS/ART: "We do not purchase art or photos."
Funny Times, 2176 Lee Rd, Cleveland Heights, OH 44118. P(216)371-8600. Website: http://www.funnytimes.com. Raymond Lesser, Editor. "A monthly humor and cartoon publication with political leanings." Welcomes new writers. 20% freelance. Circ. 68K. Monthly. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys one-time rights. Accepts reprints. Responds within 6-8 weeks. Sample copy available with 8.5x11 SASE. Subscription $25, $45 outside the U.S. Guidelines online here.
CURRENT NEEDS: "Humor, and make it FUNNY!" Pays $60 for up to 700 words. Submit ms by mail with SASE.
PHOTOS/ART: "Cartoons pay $25-$40/each upon publication."
HINTS: "Be kind, have fun, keep the body function humor for personal use as we've seen enough already."
GRAND - The Online Magazine for GRANDparents, 4791 Baywood Point Drive South, St. Petersburg, FL 33711. P(866)327-9039. F(727)323-9587. Email: ccrosby-at-grandmagazine.com. Website: http://www.grandmagazine.com. Christine Betterncourt, Managing Editor and Christine Crosby, Editorial Director. "GRAND Magazine is an upbeat resource for today's grandparents providing information, inspiration and entertainment. 60% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 250K+. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in issue after acceptance. Buys first rights. Accepts reprints. Responds within 30 days. Link to a complimentary subscription to writers ($19.95 value) - http://tinyurl.com/freegrandsub. Guidelines on website.
CURRENT NEEDS: "We seek humor to serious and also poetry as long as it is relevant to grandparents or children." Pays $25-$75 for 250-500 words. Submit query by email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
PHOTOS/ART: "Other than photo of author, none unless integral to the piece."
HINTS: Common mistakes are articles that are "too long or too general (not specific to grandparents)."
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