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November 29, 2019

Contents


From the Publisher's Desk - BookLocker's BLACK FRIDAY through CYBER MONDAY SALE. Get Published for only $599!


News From the Floating Home Office - Crowds, Cops, and a Family Holiday Squabble!


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

Old WWII papers with "Weeping Ink" in an Italian Market Spur an Author to Finish her Decades-old Novel-in-Progress - by Pamela Allegretto

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How Does a Trauma Nurse Turned Author View the World? - by Elizabeth Cart


Feature Article - 5 Amazing Tips to Cure Freelance Business Brain Scramble! - by Jane Fazackarley


Ask the Expert - When Mean Family Members Make Fun of Your New Book

In The News... - Injuries, a Death, Delivery Drivers Failing Background Checks... Amazon Attacked on Multiple Fronts in Time for Black Friday! ... In The News - 11/29/2019


Paying Markets for Writers and Photographers for 11/21/19

New Letters
Greenprints: The Weeder's Digest
Liguorian
Mystery Weekly Magazine
Lake Superior Magazine
International Living Magazine

Freelance Writing, Blogging, & Editing Jobs for 11/29/19


Marketing Secrets - Selling Your Book At Craft Fairs! - by Patti Tingen

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

Angela's Desk

BookLocker's BLACK FRIDAY through CYBER MONDAY SALE. Get Published for only $599!

Save $276 off BookLocker's already low price and be holding your book in your hands in less than a month!

Discount Code: TurkeyLeg

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BookLocker's BLACK FRIDAY through CYBER MONDAY SALE. Get Published for only $599!
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News From the Floating Home Office

Crowds, Cops, and a Family Holiday Squabble!

Police were there and one woman was shouting...
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Crowds, Cops, and a Family Holiday Squabble!

This Week's Backstories

Old WWII papers with "Weeping Ink" in an Italian Market Spur an Author to Finish her Decades-old Novel-in-Progress - by Pamela Allegretto

The consistent manifestation of hope, scribbled across those abandoned pieces of paper on which the ink now weeps, afforded a valuable glimpse into the Italian sentiment during this horrific period. I deemed all this information to not be coincidence, but rather a sign that I was meant to continue with my novel...
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Old WWII papers with "Weeping Ink" in an Italian Market Spur an Author to Finish her Decades-old Novel-in-Progress - by Pamela Allegretto

How Does a Trauma Nurse Turned Author View the World? - by Elizabeth Cart

Decade passed between this author's first rejection from Seventeen Magazine...and her published book. But, she never gave up on her dream of writing!
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How Does a Trauma Nurse Turned Author View the World? - by Elizabeth Cart
Marketplace-Profiles

Feature Article

5 Amazing Tips to Cure Freelance Business Brain Scramble! - by Jane Fazackarley

Do you ever feel like you're working at a frantic pace just putting out fires, and not actually getting anything accomplished? I used to feel like that, too!
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5 Amazing Tips to Cure Freelance Business Brain Scramble! - by Jane Fazackarley
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Ask the Expert

When Mean Family Members Make Fun of Your New Book

"I just published a new book and (this is embarrassing) I haven't told anyone in my family about it. I'm too nervous! What if my siblings make fun of me? Yes, they are those types of people..."
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When Mean Family Members Make Fun of Your New Book
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In The News ...

Injuries, a Death, Delivery Drivers Failing Background Checks... Amazon Attacked on Multiple Fronts in Time for Black Friday! ... In The News - 11/29/2019

Amazon Injuries Double National Average (and, in some facilities, even higher!); Anti-Amazon Coalition; One Amazon Worker Dead; Amazon Delivery Drivers Who Didn't Pass Background Checks Have Access to Residential Access Codes? .... And Much More
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Injuries, a Death, Delivery Drivers Failing Background Checks... Amazon Attacked on Multiple Fronts in Time for Black Friday! ... In The News - 11/29/2019
Marketplace-Editors

Paying Markets for Writers

New Letters, University House, University of Missouri-Kansas City

“New Letters is an international quarterly magazine featuring fiction, essays, poetry, reviews, and interviews with writers and original art, published by the University of Missouri at Kansas City.” Welcomes new writers. 90% freelance. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 3-9 months after acceptance. Buys First NA rights. No reprints. Responds in 3-6 months.

Pays $15 to $35 per poem; $35 book reviews; $65 to $200 short stories.

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New Letters, University House, University of Missouri-Kansas City

Greenprints: The Weeder's Digest

100% freelance. “GreenPrints is the "Weeder's Digest." We share the personal side of gardening, not the how-to: the heart, the humor, the inspiration, the significance, the healing, the warmth—through true stories of people's experiences.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 10K. Quarterly. Pays on acceptance. Buys First NA Serial rights. Accepts reprints. Responds quarterly in Feb., May, Aug., and Nov.

Pays $75-$125.

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Greenprints: The Weeder's Digest

Liguorian

“Founded in 1913 by the Redemptorists Liguorian conveys a consistent joyful message of God’s plentiful redemption. In its tone and selection of material, it communicates a timely pastoral message to Catholics on matters of the faith, practices, Christian living, and social justice. While not championing positions contrary to core Church belief, Liguorian exposes its readers to the best elements of Catholic spirituality and traditions to help them navigate the contemporary world assisted by their faith.” 25-30% freelance. Welcomes new writers.

Pays $0.14-$0.20/word for 1200-2000 words.

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Liguorian

Mystery Weekly Magazine

“Mystery Weekly Magazine presents crime and mystery short stories by some of the world’s best established and emerging mystery writers. The original stories we select for each issue run the gamut from cozy to hardboiled fiction. Available in print on Amazon and on Kindle Newsstand with a 30 day trial. 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Monthly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 1-2 months after acceptance.

Pays $0.01/word for 2500-7500 words.

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Mystery Weekly Magazine

Lake Superior Magazine

“Lake Superior Magazine covers the watershed and extended neighborhood of Lake Superior - including the shores of Minnesota, Wisconsin, Michigan and Ontario. All stories must have a regional focus. We are more in the style of the old Look and Life magazines, with solid journalism as well as lifestyle stories and fantastic photography (for which we are noted).” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 20K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-12 months after acceptance. Buys first NA rights. Accepts some reprints. Responds within 3-6 months.

Pays $100-$400 for 600-2500 words.

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Lake Superior Magazine

International Living Magazine

“International Living has been helping people discover the world's best places to live, travel and retire since 1979. We know from experience that there are a host of places around the world that are heaper...healthier...safer...freer...to live and retire in. In our monthly publication, International Living magazine, we share with our readers details of the those overseas destinations where they can improve their quality of life, lower their cost of living, and make money while living overseas. Discover everything from adventures in Panama to the best buys on the South of France property market...from how to open a bank account in your new country of residence to how to get the best deal on your next airfare...from the world's best beachfront property bargains to the most reliable local attorneys to help you buy your new dream home...from island-hopping adventures in the Mediterranean to the best summer fiestas in Mexico.” Welcomes new writers. Pays on publication. Publishes approximately two months after acceptance.

Pays $40-$350.

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International Living Magazine
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Freelance Writing, Blogging, Editing, and Photography Jobs for 11/29/19

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

24 freelance jobs!


For links to all jobs featured below, CLICK HERE.

Freelance Digital Journalist
Compass Media Limited

Freelance Reporters – dogs (the content, not the writers!)
The Canine Review

Freelance Health Content Fact Checker
.dash

Senior National Coordinator Of Communications And Media – location is “geo-flexible”
Teach Plus

Freelance Personal Finance and Investing Content Fact Checker
.dash

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

Freelance Writer – Pays $50 each for blog posts, articles, and web content
Intl. Association of Professional Writers & Editors

Freelance Digital Copywriter
marketing website

Freelance Insurance SEO Writers – Pays $15-$30/hour
website on the US insurance industry

Freelance Legal Writer
BlueShark Digital LLC

Freelance Health & Nutrition Writer
mindbodygreen

Freelance Script Writer
mindbodygreen

Freelance Editor – hourly work
digidom

Freelance Writer – craft website
Makers Nook

Freelance Relationship and Online Dating Experts
LoveJournal

Freelance Writers – investments and trading
Paradox Marketing

Freelance Technical Writers
HotGhostWriter Ltd.

Freelance Nutrition Article Writers
Crazy Fox Creations

Freelance Medical Writers
Crimson Interactive

Freelance Legal Writer
Lighty Communications Group

Freelance Writer
ShoutVox

Freelance B2B Copywriter
Freeport Metrics

Freelance Health Editor
mindbodygreen

Freelance News Editor
Insider Inc

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

Selling Your Book At Craft Fairs! - by Patti Tingen

The 3 Do's and 1 Don't of craft fair bookselling!
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Selling Your Book At Craft Fairs! - by Patti Tingen
Marketplace