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October10, 2019

Contents


From the Publisher's Desk - NICE TRY, FELLA! The FUNNIEST Fake Book Proposal We've Ever Seen!


News From the Floating Home Office - What Happens When You Drink and Drive...a Boat


This Week's Backstories! How did these authors get the ideas for their books?

Howling Wind, Three Feet of Snow, and a Mysterious Message… – Book Backstory for Beyond Infinity by Wendy Lou Jones

How a Father Lost a Son and His Faith…and Found it Once Again – Book Backstory for Wrestling with Faith by Dr. Dan Harvey

Feature Article - How to Write to Length - By Darlene Franklin


Ask the Expert - "I want to publish a book of local business person profiles I've written for a publication but I'm not sure if I own the rights?"


In The News... - Author tricks Amazon BRILLIANTLY!; Border patrol repeatedly harasses journalist; Amazon Choice sellers caught paying for good reviews; and much more!


Paying Markets for Writers and Photographers for 10/10/19

Verge Magazine
upstreet
THEMA
Zoning Practice

Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing & Photography Jobs for 10/10/19


Success Story - Writers: Sometimes Nagging Works! - by Dennis Stostad


This Week's Trivia Question! Win a free book of your choice at BookLocker.com!

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Angela's Desk

NICE TRY, FELLA! The FUNNIEST Fake Book Proposal We've Ever Seen!

Sometimes competitors and others test BookLocker.com to see if we really do screen manuscripts that we're considering for publication. Yes, we absolutely do! We rejected the poetry book written by the dog of an author. That was memorable. There was the...
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NICE TRY, FELLA! The FUNNIEST Fake Book Proposal We've Ever Seen!
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News From the Floating Home Office

What Happens When You Drink and Drive...a Boat

We were pretty shocked this morning when woke up to find this!!!
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What Happens When You Drink and Drive...a Boat

This Week's Backstories

Howling Wind, Three Feet of Snow, and a Mysterious Message... - Book Backstory for Beyond Infinity by Wendy Lou Jones

The wind was howling, snowdrifts were already over three-feet deep and climbing, the temperature was stubbornly stuck at minus twenty-five below zero, and then I received a mysterious message while researching the TV show Highlander online...
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Howling Wind, Three Feet of Snow, and a Mysterious Message... - Book Backstory for Beyond Infinity by Wendy Lou Jones

How a Father Lost a Son and His Faith...and Found it Once Again - by Dr. Dan Harvey

Is it possible to engage issues of morality without descending into political squabbles? We are at a cultural turning point. If current trends continue, I fear that Christianity in the West will reduce to shrinking silos of subculture that will be unable to successfully engage the wider culture.
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How a Father Lost a Son and His Faith...and Found it Once Again - by Dr. Dan Harvey
Marketplace-Profiles

Feature Article

How to Write to Length - By Darlene Franklin

Being able to quickly and effectively adjust the length of your articles will help you sell more of your work!
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How to Write to Length - By Darlene Franklin
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Ask the Expert

"I want to publish a book of local business person profiles I've written for a publication but I'm not sure if I own the rights?"

"Can I use interviews and profiles I've written, and turn them into my own book, or do those pieces belong to the magazine?"
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"I want to publish a book of local business person profiles I've written for a publication but I'm not sure if I own the rights."
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In The News ...

Author tricks Amazon BRILLIANTLY!; Border patrol repeatedly harasses journalist; Amazon Choice sellers caught paying for good reviews; and much more! In The News ... 10/10/19

MORE: Amazon delivery driver caught stealing package...by front door camera NOT made by Amazon; Couple sues (and loses) after part of their social security numbers published; Minnesota Bride Magazine bankruptcy; and Stupid bloggers who were arrested in Iran have been freed.
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Author tricks Amazon!; Border patrol repeatedly harasses journalist; "Amazon Choice sellers caught paying for good reviews; and much more! Whispers and Warnings for 10/10/19

Paying Markets for Writers

Verge Magazine

“Verge Magazine is North America¹s resource for 'travel with purpose.' We cover issues related to working abroad, studying abroad and volunteering abroad, as well as ethical and responsible travel.” 80% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Online publication. Pays 45 days after publication. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance.

Pays $35-$60 CDN.
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Verge Magazine

THEMA

“THEMA is a theme-generated journal of short stories, poetry, art and photography, each issue a stand-alone anthology based on a unique theme. The journal is designed to provide a stimulating forum for established and emerging literary artists, to serve as source material and inspiration for teachers of creative writing, and to provide readers with a unique collection of creative work."

Pays $10-$25.
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THEMA

upstreet

“Annual, 224pp, perfect bound; publishes the best fiction, CNF, and poetry available; features an author interview in each issue; currently in 14th year of publication.” Fiction and Creative Nonfiction almost 100% freelance; Poetry by invitation only. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 1.2K. Annual. Pays on publication (July). Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys First N.A. Serial Rights. No reprints. Responds to queries within 24 hours during publishing season; otherwise 6 months. Does not encourage queries.

Pays $50-$250.
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Zoning Practice

“This is a very practical monthly newsletter devoted entirely to land-use regulations, planning, and zoning. If you don’t know the topic, you’re probably wasting your time. If you do, we welcome your inquiries. Most authors are actually involved in the planning profession or something closely related and bring that expertise to their submissions.” 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers.

Pays $500.
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Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 10/10/19

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

30 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Temporary Assignment Editor – Pays $65K-$70K/year
Rewire.News

Freelance Health Writer – $25K-$30K/year
United Press International

Freelance Editor of Media Partnerships
Three Ships

Freelance News Photographer – Pays $20K-$25K/year
Havre Daily News

Freelance Beauty Content Update Editors/Producers – Pays $15-$25/hour
Byrdie

Freelance Columnist
rt.com

Freelance Writers & Editors
METRO, A CNET Content Solutions Platform

Freelance Managing Editor
October Multimedia Co Ltd

Freelance Writers – Pays $50/article
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Freelance Writer – Pays $25/hour
Pierce College Puyallup

Freelance Writers – Pays $0.03/word
Pest Control Blog

Freelance Credit & Personal Finance Writer
ScoreSense

Freelance Digital Marketing & Growth Marketing Copywriter
Eduard Klein

Freelance Blogger
Gameblogger

Freelance Personal Finance Writer
Millennial Money

Freelance Sales Technology Writer – includes benefits
Fit Small Business

Freelance Writer – Pays $18-$35/hour
ShoutVox

Freelance Writer/Journalist – $3,600-$4,000/month
Adapt Marketing

Freelance Copywriter
Viiva

Freelance Marketing Copywriter – includes benefits
CrowdStrike

Freelance Editor – Pays $800-$1,400/month
Sterling Media

Freelance Writers – Pays $1K-$3K/month
EC Pro Writing and Editing

Freelance Medical Writer
TPIRC/Southern California Food Allergy Institute

Freelance Contributing Writer – $13-$15/hour
360 Quote LLC

Freelance Research/SEO Junior Editor – Pays $14-$16/hour
360 Quote LLC

Freelance Copywriter
The Troika Group

Freelance Blog Writers
MACE Media Group

Freelance Spanish Contractor Book Editor
Learning A-Z

Freelance Transcriber
Tape To Type

Freelance Home, Pets, And Crafts Content Update Editor – Pays $25/hour
The Spruce

For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

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

Freelance Success Story

Writers: Sometimes Nagging Works! - by Dennis Stostad

Editors are busy folks. They don't mean to, but they sometimes forget about things they receive in email. A little tap on the shoulder now and again can help get your submitted work...especially if your nagging is humorous!
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