March 06, 2013
Paying Markets And Jobs For March 6th | printable version
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Bear Deluxe Magazine, 810 SE Belmont, Studio 5, Portland, OR 97214. Email: bear-at-orlo.org. Website: http://www.orlo.org. Tom Webb, Editor in Chief; Casey Bush, Senior Editor; Susan Wickstrom, Senior Editor. "The Bear Deluxe Magazine is a semiannual publication looking at place-based themes through a magazine format of journalism, creative nonfiction, essays, interviews, poetry, fiction and reviews." Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 44K. Biannually. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within three months of acceptance. Buys one-time rights. Accepts some reprints. Responds within three months. Sample copy available by mail for $5. Subscription $10, $16 Canada, $20 foreign. Guidelines available by mail.
CURRENT NEEDS: "Well-researched journalism and creative nonfiction. Pay rate is determined according to length and research involved. Generally around 15 cents per word or $75-$400 for fiction and nonfiction. $40 per poem." Submit query by mail.
PHOTOS/ART: Pays "generally about $40/photo."
BedTimes Magazine, 501 Wythe St., Alexandria, VA 22314. P(703)683-8371. F(703)683-4503. Email: jpalm-at-sleepproducts.org. Website: http://www.bedtimesmagazine.com. Julie A. Palm, Editor-in-Chief. "BedTimes is the monthly business journal of the sleep products industry. Our readers are mattress manufacturers and their suppliers." Welcomes new writers. 40% freelance. Circ. 4K. Monthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 1-3 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds 2-3 weeks. Sample copy available by email. Subscription free to ISPA members. Guidelines available by email.
CURRENT NEEDS: "BedTimes needs well-written, well-researched articles of interest to mattress manufacturers around the globe. (We are not currently seeking profiles of specific companies.)" Pays $0.50-$1.00/word for 750-3000 words. Submit query by email only.
HINTS: "Editorial calendar is online at www.bedtimesmagazine.com."
BrassIMAGAZINE. P(541)752-8546. Email: contribute-at-brassmedia.com. Website: http://www.brassmagazine.com. Jennie Bartlemay, Editorial Director; Jens Odegaard, Associate Editor. "brassIMAGAZINE is a young adult lifestyle and money magazine written by young adults for young adults. We are distributed in print in the public high schools of Wisconsin, Oregon, Washington and New York and nationally in financial institutions. We are also online at brassmagazine.com. Each issue we feature an inspiring young adult or adults on the cover. Past covers include the youngest congressman Aaron Schock, the West Philly Hybrid X Team and NASCAR driver Marc Davis. Our goal is to inspire and educate young adults in the 16-25 age range about the money side of life." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 300K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds one week. Subscription $12.95. Guidelines online at http://brassmagazine.com/contribute.
CURRENT NEEDS: "Currently looking for content on the topics of Credit, Entrepreneurship, College and Career. Our (pay) scale ranges from $50 to $80 depending on how many articles each writer has published with us before. $10-$25 bonuses may be added on top of that for length or difficulty, and an extra $25 bonus may be awarded for excellence." Submit query by email to contribute-at-brassmedia.com.
HINTS: "Both publications have a specific writing style. Your best bet is to read a lot of what we've published previously and mimic our style when you submit your query."
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."
Equipment Journal. P(905)629-7500. Website: http://www.equipmentjournal.com. Nathan Medcalf, Editor. "Equipment Journal is Canada's best-read national heavy equipment publication. It features the latest news on the greatest products in the heavy equipment market (construction, demolition, material handling mining, forestry, trucks) and the people who use, sell, and produce them." Welcomes new writers. 5% freelance. Circ. 23K. Publishes issue every three weeks. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Responds 3-6 weeks. Buys all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 2-5 days. Sample copy available by email office-at-equipmentjournal.com. Subscription $40. Guidelines online at http://www.equipmentjournal.com/Editor.aspx.
CURRENT NEEDS: "We are looking for stories of construction, demolition, and paving projects, as well as new product releases (see the Editorial Calendar to find out the equipment focus). Stories that feature projects in Canada and interviews with Canadian end-users, dealers, and manufacturers have a higher rate of acceptance. We are also accepting video." Pays $0.30-$0.40/word for 200-1000 words. Submit query by email to: editor-at-equipmentjournal.com.
PHOTOS/ART: "Photos are preferred, payment negotiated."
HINTS: "We prefer writers submit story ideas. We don't assign much."
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