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April 19, 2019

Contents


From the Publisher's Desk - World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For April, 2019!


News From the Floating Home Office - “You’ll Shoot Your Eye Out!” (Mason pulls a funny stunt on his dad!)


Feature Article - How to Revamp Your Old Book Listing for NEW Sales! – by Christie Avery


Ask the Expert - “A radio talk show host saw my book and wants to interview me. Should I be leery?”


Whispers and Warnings - What do YOU think about Julian Assange? Foreign spy or a news publisher? Whispers and Warnings for 04/19/19


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

THE RIALTO
THEMA
The Music and Sound Retailer
upstreet
The Upper Room

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


Freelance Success Story - WRITERS: When The Going Gets Tough, Sell Short Stories! – by Rachel Carrington


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From the Publisher's Desk

World's Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For April, 2019!

Oh, yes! We know you’re excited!! Today, we’re going to share another installment of our popular column, World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals. Pull up a chair and prepare for some belly laughs!
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News From The Floating Home Office

"You'll Shoot Your Eye Out!" (Mason pulls a funny stunt on his dad!)

The only "treatment" was to tape up his eye to keep it shut while it heals. After that, he was raring to go have more fun so he raced to the truck for his airsoft rifle. And, that's when this happened...
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Feature Article

How to Revamp Your Old Book Listing for NEW Sales! - by Christie Avery

Book sales in a slump? Here are some ideas to drum up NEW interest in your old book!
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Ask the Expert

"A radio talk show host saw my book and wants to interview me. Should I be leery?"

"I googled him and he seems legit. They want me to call in, and discuss my books with them. Have you heard of anything like this being of benefit to any of your authors?"
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Whispers and Warnings!

What do YOU think about Julian Assange? Foreign spy or a news publisher? Whispers and Warnings for 04/19/19

MORE: Easy to rig NYT best seller list?; Amazon "flooded" with fake 5-star reviews?; Historic publisher files for bankruptcy; Publishers of Hunchback of Notre Dame urged to donate; National Enquirer sold for $100M; Publishers quickly releasing Mueller Report in book form.
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PAYING MARKETS FOR WRITERS AND PHOTOGRAPHERS

THE RIALTO

"The Rialto is a poetry magazine. We welcome excellent new poetry, but do not publish reviews and the small amount of prose in the magazine is commissioned by the editors. Unsolicited prose will be junked."

Pays "flat fee of £20 per poem (pounds sterling)
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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: "$25.00 - Short story (over 1,000 words), $10.00- Short-short story (under 1,000 words), Poem: $10.00
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The Music and Sound Retailer

“We are the most widely read trade publication serving brick-and-mortar musical instrument stores and their owners, managers and buyers.” Welcomes new writers.

Pays $200 and up. Pays $300 for secret-shopper column.
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upstreet

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“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.

Pays $50-$250 for per story/essay.
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The Upper Room

“The Upper Room is the spiritual companion of more than 3 million people worldwide. Each of the
reader-written meditations encourages believers to open their hearts to God. Today The Upper Room is translated into 33 languages and reaches over 80 countries.” 95-100% freelance. Welcomes new writers.

Pays $30 for 250-300 words. Submit query by email or by mail with SASE.
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Marketplace-Editors

Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 04/19/19

29 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Social Media Editor
Task & Purpose

Freelance Personal Finance Writer – includes benefits
FinanceBuzz

Freelance Contract Resume Writer or Editor
Your Edge for Success YES LLC

Freelance Travel Photographers
TripSavvy.com

Freelance Instructional Writer/Designer – Pays $25/hour
Handcrafted Learning

Freelance Associate Content Manager – Pays $21/hour
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Freelance Wine & Spirits Blogger
Vine.ly

Freelance Content Writer
System1

Freelance Legal Writers
Compose.ly

Freelance Technical Writers
Compose.ly

Freelance Online Football/Soccer Writers
Soccer International

Freelance Podcast Writers
WhatPods

Freelance Children’s Events & Entertainment Bloggers
Superheroes Pty Ltd

Freelance Personal Finance Writer
FinancialMentor.com

Freelance Book Editor – Pays $20-$21/hour
Global Pavilion Ltd

Freelance Writer
Gefen Marketing

Freelance Proofreader/Editor – includes benefits
Morley Companies, Inc.

Freelance Copy Editor
Development Gateway

Freelance Writer – must be based in the Baltimore area
The Beacon Newspapers

Freelance Deals/Couponing Copywriter
Lola Digital Media

Freelance Creative Psychology Writer – Pays $15-$25/hour
Golgi Productions

Freelance SEO Content Writer
Content Motive

Freelance Content Writer
Break Ground Social

Freelance Staff Writer – includes benefits
Gannett

Freelance Men’s Fashion, Grooming, and Design Writer
The Manual

Freelance Contract Legal Content Writer – Pays $25/article
LegalMatch

Freelance Technical Writer with Pharmaceutical Experience – Pays $38-$42/hour
Docstrats

Freelance Spanish Transcriber – Pays $60/recorded hour
Home Row, Inc.

Freelance Transcriptionist – Pays $60/recorded hour
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For links to all jobs featured above, CLICK HERE.

Marketplace-Illustrators

Freelance Success Story

WRITERS: When The Going Gets Tough, Sell Short Stories! - by Rachel Carrington

Don't overlook short story writing as a viable source of income, ideas, and exposure! Read how this novelist found profits in writing shorter pieces.
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