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November 14, 2019

Contents


From the Publisher's Desk -"Hiding" Won't Protect You From a Libel Lawsuit - Just ask John!


News From the Floating Home Office - Going Cold Turkey!!


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

A Child Hidden from Nazis During WWII is Finally Able to Tell Her Story - by Ellen Feinstein

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"After learning I was born of rape, I eventually healed, and wrote a book about how God made us all 'Good Enough'" - by Peggy Jenkins


Feature Article - How to Earn Extra $$ Hosting a Writers' Group! - by Jennifer Brown Banks


Ask the Expert - "I'm not promoting my book. Will lowering the price make it start selling?"


In The News... - Amazon Cutting Back on Ordering/Stocking Books!; Author Confesses to Chopping Up Lover; Sports Illustrated Another Victim of Digital Age; And MORE!! ... In the News - 11/14/2019


Paying Markets for Writers and Photographers for 11/14/19

Airbrush Action Magazine
Allegory
Artzine
Bass Angler Magazine
Bear Deluxe Magazine

Freelance Writing, Blogging, & Editing Jobs for 11/14/19


Marketing Secrets - What are Actionable Analytics and How Can They Increase Your Writing Income? - by Mark Heidelberger

This Week's Trivia Question! Win a FREE BOOK of your choice from BookLocker.com!

Angela's Desk

"Hiding" Won't Protect You From a Libel Lawsuit - Just ask John!

Today, I'm introducing you to John. John is a funny fellow - a good writer with quick wit. And, while he works at an almost-minimum-wage job, he's also very intelligent...about some things. John rented a house next door to Stan, a megalomaniac whose...
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"Hiding" Won't Protect You From a Libel Lawsuit - Just ask John!
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News From the Floating Home Office

Going Cold Turkey!!

On that Thanksgiving Day in Florida, eight years ago, it was probably in the 60's outside and we Mainers were LOVING it! Our southern family members, however, were NOT. As the day progressed, after they bundled up in sweaters, and wipin their running noses...
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Going Cold Turkey!!

This Week's Backstories

A Child Hidden from Nazis During WWII is Finally Able to Tell Her Story - by Ellen Feinstein

Author Ellen Feinstein was hidden as a child during World War II and her mother was later killed by Nazis. She was adopted by her aunt and only learned later in life all of the details surrounding her family's traumatic experiences. This is her story.
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A Child Hidden from Nazis During WWII is Finally Able to Tell Her Story - by Ellen Feinstein

"After learning I was born of rape, I eventually healed, and wrote a book about how God made us all 'Good Enough'" - by Peggy Jenkins

Author Peggy Jenkins considered herself a Pro-Life nurse with the possible exception of rape/incest ….. until she met herself. This is a story of how God opened her eyes and her heart to truly be Pro-Life – No exception/No compromise … ever.
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"After learning I was born of rape, I eventually healed, and wrote a book about how God made us all 'Good Enough'" - by Peggy Jenkins
Marketplace-Profiles

Feature Article

How to Earn Extra $$ Hosting a Writers' Group! - By Jennifer Brown Banks

From members' dues to publishing an anthology, you can make extra money by hosting a writers' group!
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How to Earn Extra $$ Hosting a Writers' Group! - By Jennifer Brown Banks
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Ask the Expert

"I'm not promoting my book. Will lowering the price make it start selling?"

"Should I cut the price of my book in half? Maybe that will spur some sales. What do you think?"
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"I'm not promoting my book. Will lowering the price make it start selling?"
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In The News ...

Amazon Cutting Back on Ordering/Stocking Books!; Author Confesses to Chopping Up Lover; Sports Illustrated Another Victim of Digital Age; And MORE!! ... In the News - 11/14/2019

Blogger gets sued for exposing police corruption; Chicago Tribune's Spanish paper shut down; Broadcaster sued by Lt. Governor for defamation; Actress writer op-ed, doesn't name names, still gets sued; and Can you libel a dead person?
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Amazon Cutting Back on Ordering/Stocking Books!; Author Confesses to Chopping Up Lover; Sports Illustrated Another Victim of Digital Age; And MORE!! ... In the News - 11/14/2019
Marketplace-Editors

Paying Markets for Writers

Airbrush Action Magazine

“Airbrush Action is edited for all airbrush applications, including automotive art, illustration, T-shirt airbrushing, body art, model/hobby applications, pin-up art, pinstriping, and more.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in issue after acceptance.

Pays $0.20-$0.25/word.
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Airbrush Action Magazine

Allegory

60% freelance. “ALLEGORY is a biannual publication of science fiction, fantasy, and horror. Founded in 1998, we are one of the oldest continually running ezines in the world. We publish quality original fiction by new and established authors from all around the globe.” Welcomes new writers. Buys first rights for six months. Accepts reprints. Responds in one to two months.

Pays $15/story.
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Allegory

Artzine

“Artzine is an art platform that started as an art gallery and has expanded to include an online magazine specializing in art & culture. Our editorial, The Zine, is an ecosystem that supports and nourishes the arts through giving a voice to creators, and providing a space for creativity to flow in all directions. We are interested in relevant art news told with a twist; groundbreaking, unique art events with a background story, and any interesting content related to the arts world that we feel excited to read about.” Pays on publication. Buys first rights. No reprints. Responds in seven business days.

Pays €100 per 1000-word article.
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Artzine

Bass Angler Magazine

“Bass Angler Magazine highlights the latest seasonal tips, techniques, and tactics from the world’s best anglers, broken down in an easy-to-understand format. Helping everyone catch fish like a pro.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 30K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms two months after acceptance. Buys all rights, and non-exclusive electronic rights for a year. No reprints. Responds within a few days, as long as publisher isn’t away fishing.

Pays flat fee of $100.
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Bass Angler Magazine

Acres USA

“An eco-agriculture magazine devoted to sustainable, organic farming and gardening, holistic human and animal health.” 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 18K. Monthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 1-3 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. Accepts reprints. Responds within one week.

Pays $0.10/word.
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Acres USA

Bear Deluxe Magazine

“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 first rights and online rights for one year. Accepts some reprints. Responds within three months.

Pays $0.15/word or $75-$400 for fiction and nonfiction; $40 per poem.
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Bear Deluxe Magazine
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Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 11/14/19

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

33 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Legal Writer
BluShark Digital LLC

Freelance Editor
Liquid and Grit

Freelance Inventory Management Writers
Fortis Agency

Freelance Writer
Sky Pix

Freelance Writers – Pays $100/article
Good Writer

Freelance CS:GO Writers – Pays $0.06/word
CSGOguides

Freelance Writer – Pays $0.04/word
Deconstructed Media

Freelance Travel Writer & Editor – Pays $25-$35/hour
Fairytrail

Freelance SEO Copywriter – Pays $30/hour
Direct Line Development

Freelance Copywriter
Republic Digital Management

Freelance Digital Content Manager – includes benefits
Vituity

Freelance Dating App Writer – Pays $20-$35/hour
Fairytrail

Freelance Dallas-Fort Worth News & Travel Writer
Narcity Media

Freelance Writer
HotNewHipHop.com

Freelance Houston Travel & News Writer
Narcity Media

Freelance Copywriter – must be Spanish speaking
BCV

Freelance Dating App Writer – Pays $20-$35/hour
Fairytrail

Freelance Subject Matter Expert/Course Writer – for Spanish language curriculum
Construct

Website Content Writer/Manager – includes benefits
Stage 4 Solutions, Inc.

Freelance Content Creator
Peak Media

Freelance Resume Writer – Pays $40-$60/hour
Best Resume Inc.

Freelance Content Manager & Copywriter
Scratch Financial Inc.

Freelance Feature Article Writer
Grunge.com

Freelance Marketing Copywriter
TruBrand Marketing

Freelance Editor
Full Picture

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $15/hour
Portkey SEO Solutions

Freelance Travel Writer & Editor – Pays $20-$35/hour
Fairytrail

Freelance Newsletter Writer – Pays $45K-$60K/year
Inside.com

Freelance Journalist
The Activated People

Freelance Writer – Pays $50/article
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Freelance Auction Writers – Pays $25/listing
Iconic Motorbike Auctions

Freelance Certified Electronic Transcriber – Pays $30-$40/hour
Modern Legal Solutions

Freelance Transcriptionist
eScribers

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.

Marketing Secrets

What are Actionable Analytics and How Can They Increase Your Writing Income? - by Mark Heidelberger

To write effectively for a businesses, you have to understand where that business is strong, where it needs improvement, and where it needs to change direction. Showing potential clients that you understand the importance of these items can greatly increase your chances of landing long-term writing work.
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What are Actionable Analytics and How Can They Increase Your Writing Income? - by Mark Heidelberger
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