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April 11, 2019

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ALERT! THIS SATURDAY IS THE SPRING, 2019 24-HOUR SHORT STORY CONTEST! DETAILS (and a list of past topics) ARE RIGHT HERE.

1st Place: $300 + A Free Book Publishing Package from BookLocker!
2nd Place: $250
3rd Place: $200
+ 80 Other Prizes!

From the Publisher's Desk - LAST CHANCE! THIS SATURDAY!! What will the Spring, 2019 24-Hour Short Story Contest Topic Be?!?!


News From the Floating Home Office - When You Give Your Grandkids Chocolate and Red Bull


Feature Article - 7 Magazines That Will Pay $400+ for Your Work! – by Edith W. Kanyagia


Ask the Expert - “An anthology publisher owes me royalties! What can I do?”


Whispers and Warnings - Amazon’s on a Digital Book Burning Spree – Could YOUR Book Be Next?


Paying Markets for Writers and Photographers for 04/11/19

Hubbub
The Iowa Review
KASMA MAGAZINE
Keys for Kids Devotional
Loaded Landscapes
mixtape.lgbt

Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing & Photography Jobs for 04/11/19


Freelance Success Story - Writers – Having Too Many Irons in the Fire Can Be a GOOD Thing! – by Dennis L. Peterson


Letters and Comments - What Our Readers Said About Charging Troublesome Clients More Money + The Portable Toilet Explosion!


This Week's Trivia Question! Win a free book of your choice from BookLocker.com! Thousands to choose from!

From the Publisher's Desk

LAST CHANCE! THIS SATURDAY!! What will the Spring, 2019 24-Hour Short Story Contest Topic Be?!?!

Has your yucky, brown snow melted? Are beautiful flowers budding in your yard? Can you believe Easter is FINALLY almost here??? But...all may not be as bright and sunny as it seems! You'll find out what we mean when you see the contest topic in your in-box (and on the WritersWeekly website) this Saturday! Grab a fresh cup of coffee, open a window to enjoy the fresh spring air, turn on your laptop, crack your knuckles, and get those creative juices flowing! WE CAN'T *WAIT* TO SEE WHERE YOUR IMAGINATION TAKES US!
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News From The Floating Home Office

When You Give Your Grandkids Chocolate and Red Bull

Jack doesn't talk much yet but he gets his point across. He reached for the left-hand cabinet so I opened it. He then reached for a bag of chocolate covered raspberries. That's one of my favorites so there's no denying the kid inherited my good tastes...
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Feature Article

7 Magazines That Will Pay $400+ for Your Work! - by Edith W. Kanyagia

There is a human tendency of settling for less, and wanting to remain in one’s comfort zone. This was me...until I realized I was worth MORE!
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Ask the Expert

"An anthology publisher owes me royalties! What can I do?"

Anthology publisher ripping you off? Rescind the rights to your story AND then invoice them for copyright infringement!
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Whispers and Warnings!

Amazon's on a Digital Book Burning Spree - Could YOUR Book Be Next? Whispers and Warnings for 04/10/19

Also: KARMA! College essay services blackmailing students who cheat; National Enquirer is for sale in wake of controversies; Small press goes on hiatus after not paying royalties; Lawsuit against ebook piracy site; Public figures and libel; #MeToo movement leads to libel lawsuits and countersuits; Amazon's horoscopes suggest people buy Amazon products; Can the law be copyrighted?
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PAYING MARKETS FOR WRITERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS

Hubbub

"A perfect-bound annual poetry magazine. We feature a range of kinds of poetry, although light verse is far less likely to be accepted." Warmly welcomes new writers. Circ. 350. Annual. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-12 months after acceptance. Buys first N.A. serial rights. No reprints. Responds 1-4 months.
PAYS: $20/poem
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The Iowa Review

"Founded in 1970 and edited by faculty, students, and staff from the renowned writing and literature programs at the University of Iowa, The Iowa Review takes advantage of this rich environment for literary collaboration to create a worldwide conversation among those who read and write contemporary literature. We publish a wide range of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, translations, photography, and work in emerging forms by both established and emerging writers.
PAYS: $1.50 per line for poetry ($40 minimum) and $0.08 per word for prose ($100 minimum).
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KASMA MAGAZINE

"A science fiction publication." Welcomes new writers. Circ. online only. Monthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-3 weeks after acceptance. Buys non-exclusive electronic rights. Accepts reprints. Response time varies.
PAYS: $25 flat fee.
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Keys for Kids Devotional

“The Keys for Kids Devotional helps kids ages 6-12 dig into God’s Word and apply it to their lives through daily Scripture and engaging stories.” Circ. 60K. Quarterly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 6-9 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No Reprints. Responds within 12 weeks.
PAYS: $30/story
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Loaded Landscapes

"Loaded Landscapes is a blog that covers topics related to landscape and nature photography. We publish tips and tutorials, as well as articles about specific destinations or points of interest." Circ. 75K visitors/month. Updated several times/week. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms within a few weeks of acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds in 24-48 hours.
PAYS: $20-$150
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mixtape.lgbt

"Mixtape.LGBT is a digital arts and music zine. We feature personal stories, brief interviews, media recommendations and critical essays with a focus on LGBTQ+ topics." Online publication. Pays on acceptance. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys first serial and online right. No reprints. Responds within 3 weeks.
PAYS: $0.10/word.
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Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 04/11/19

NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, OR OTHER CREATIVE FOLKS?? We’ll post your ad on WritersWeekly FOR FREE. Please complete THIS FORM.

31 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

1-2 Full-time Freelance Writers - Pays $10-$12/hour.
CustodyXChanges

Freelance Staff Writer
Stateline

Freelance Web Editor
Adweek

Freelance Weekend Writer to Cover Crypto – Pays $90 for three articles
The Daily Hodl

Freelance Writer/Editor
Mediaite

Freelance Sports Writer
The Daily Dot

Freelance Writer’s Assistant
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Freelance Travel Writer
DogTrekker, Inc.

Freelance Nutrition Journalists – Pays $60/article
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Freelance Research Assistant For Scientist/Writer – Pays $40/hour
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Freelance Content Writer – Pays $19/hour
Equivity

Freelance Writer – Pays $20/hour
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Freelance Lifestyle Contract Writer
The Western Journal

Freelance News Contract Writer
The Western Journal

Freelance Opinion/Commentary Contract Writer
The Western Journal

Freelance Sports Contract Writer
The Western Journal

Freelance Contract Content Writers
AVRA Talent Partners

Freelance Writers
Retail Dive

Freelance Writers
OK Whatever

Freelance Tech Writers
Fortis Agency

Freelance Health/Beauty/Medical Writers – Pays $100-$200/article
Authority LLC

Freelance Technical Writer
Kinsta

Freelance Content Copywriter and Blogger
FATJOE

Freelance Writer/Researcher – Pays $10-$12/hour
Custody X Change

Freelance Vape Writers – Pays $60-$80/article
Bangjuice

Freelance Writer – Pays $40-$60/article
VapeCloudsCoffee.com

Freelance Senior Writer and Editor – Pays $30-$60/hour
A+ Resume Now, LLC

Freelance Food and Drink Writer
The Manual

Freelance Content Specialist/Proofreader
Real Marketing Solutions

Freelance Writers
Taroko Software

Freelance Health Writer and Editor
Being Patient

Freelance Local News And Lifestyle Writer
Narcity Media

Freelance Lead Writer & Storyteller
BDS

For links to all jobs featured above, CLICK HERE.

NEED WRITERS, BLOGGERS, EDITORS, AUTHORS, OR OTHER CREATIVE FOLKS?? We’ll post your ad on WritersWeekly FOR FREE. Please complete THIS FORM.

Marketplace-Editors

Freelance Success Story

Writers - Having Too Many Irons in the Fire Can Be a GOOD Thing! - by Dennis L. Peterson

4 benefits to working on multiple projects at once!
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Comments From Our Readers

What Our Readers Said About Charging Troublesome Clients More Money + The Portable Toilet Explosion!

Readers' Comments about: When Charging a Pain in the (Bleep) Client More Money…is More Than Justified Another useful and in some cases, all too familiar, article topic. I have seen the ‘NO HURRY NAOMI’ a couple of times myself. Here is another one – I just finished pricing some options for a client who wanted everything. The (potential) bill would …
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