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Table of Contents

* Not Local? No Problem! 18 Regional Markets That Pay NON-LOCAL Writers!


* More Sneaky Drone Shenanigans!


*How to use Writer Retainer Agreements to Keep Your Business in the Black


* Q & A - "If our publisher doesn't abide by our contract, can't we just have our books published elsewhere?"


* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers


* Freelance Writing Jobs - 01/04/17

* Success Story - How Setting a Daily Earning Goal Increased My Income 

* Whispers and Warnings - Facebook and Copyright

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 01/04/2017

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Angela's Desk

Not Local? No Problem! 18 Regional Markets That Pay NON-LOCAL Writers! by Angela Hoy

18 Regional Markets That Pay NON-LOCAL Writers!

Don't let a place name in a Regional magazine, website, or blog dissuade you from taking a better look. You just might find a new, long-term client.

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From The Home Office

More Sneaky Drone Shenanigans!

More Sneaky Drone Shenanigans!

"A drone! Look at the drone!"

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This Week's Article

How to use Writer Retainer Agreements to Keep Your Business in the Black by Jennifer Brown Banks

How to use Writer Retainer Agreements to Keep Your Business in the Black

Writer’s Agreements can be the ticket to economic stability and freelance success.

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Ask The Expert

Ask The Expert - "If our publisher doesn't abide by our contract, can't we just have our books published elsewhere?"

Ask The Expert - "If our publisher doesn't abide by our contract, can't we just have our books published elsewhere?"

It's much easier to move a book elsewhere if a publisher has a non-exclusive contract. Unfortunately, yours does not.

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 01/04/2017

Letters and Comments for 01/04/2017

Comments from previous articles...

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Paying Markets

Red Sun Magazine

" Red Sun is a quarterly magazine that publishes science-fiction, fantasy, and horror fiction. We want quality entertainment. The stories can be dark. They can be violent. They can be gory. They can be humorous. They can be weird. They can be political. They can be speculative. They can be populated with any culture, any religion. With men, women, LGBT, black, white, or brown. We are particularly interested in war-themed science fiction five science fiction written by war veterans. In addition to fiction, we want interviews, articles, and reviews up to 5k words that are relevant to the genres we publish, to include role-playing games, board games, movies, television, etc. We also accept artwork & comic strips; no poetry. Art should fit the genres we publish." 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Quarterly. Pays within 30 days of publication. Publishes ms 1-2 months after acceptance. "We ask for exclusive rights to the author’s work for six months (the duration of a single issue’s run, plus two months), as well as exclusive anthology rights for a year, both to begin at the time of publication." No reprints. Responds up to 4 months. Sample available for purchase at http://redsunmagazine.com/purchase. Guidelines online at http://redsunmagazine.com/guidelines.

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Trapper & Predator Caller

"Founded in 1975, Trapper & Predator Caller is the leading source of practical, comprehensive
information for North American fur harvesters. Each issue is packed with feature articles by North America's most knowledgeable trappers and predator callers. /T&PC/ provides the most thorough wild fur market report in North America and informs readers about vital industry trends. Published 10 times each year - January, February, March, April-May, June-July, August, September, October, November and December - T&PC provides current, practical information for fur trappers, animal-control workers and predator callers. Each issue also contains up-to-date reports from state trapping association partners across the country." 75% Freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 38K. Publishes 10 issues/year. Pays 45 days after publication. Publishes ms one year after acceptance. Buys all rights. Responds 2-5 weeks. Sample copy available by email. Pays $250 for feature story and photos up to 2500 words. Submit query by email.

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This Magazine

“This Magazine is Canada's source for progressive politics, ideas, and culture. It provides award-winning investigative journalism, provocative commentary, and great writing from emerging journalists, artists, and writers. Most of our work in contributed by freelancers." Welcomes new writers. Bi-monthly. Buys first rights. Pays $0.10/per word. Accepts reprints. Responds in 1-2 months. Sample copy on website in archived stories.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 12/29/2016

See the links to these jobs here.

Freelance Writer
The Salonniere

Freelance Writers
Screen Rant

Freelance Contributing Writer
Borough Media Group

Freelance Design Writer
Internet Brands, Inc.

Freelance Writers – politics
FiveThirtyEight

Freelance SEO Writer
The Cheat Sheet

Freelance Staff Technical Editor
Manning Publications Co.

Freelance Acquisitions Editor
Manning Publications Co.

Freelance Organic Marketing Specialist
I Will Teach You To Be Rich

Freelance Copywriter
Gopher Sport

Freelance Press Release Writer
PressCable

Freelance Editor / Proofreader
Scribendi Inc.

Freelance Lifestyle/Parenting Writer
Upfeat

Freelance Deal Editor
Upfeat

Freelance Copywriter
Canva

Freelance Virtual Teachers
Connections Education LLC

Freelance Expert Content Writer for SAT/ACT, GRE, and/or GMAT
Ready4

Freelance Web Comic Artist
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Freelance Video Captioners – Pays up to $390/week
Rev

Freelance Copywriter
Wicked Media LLC

Freelance Case Writer
Executive Networks

Freelance Web / Bibliography Reseacher – American History
Snapshots of the Past / snapshotsofthepast.com

Freelance Full-time Writers
marketing company

Freelance Full-time Editorial Director – permaculture and homesteading
The Grow Network

Freelance Paid Journalist Intern – Pays $10/hour
Render Media

Freelance Energy Grant Writer
non-profit

Freelance Editors, Analysts. Pays $2K/month for training
academic consultancy

Freelance Ghost Food Bloggers – Southern Indian food. Pays $75/post.
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Freelance Editors (German) – to check dubbed audio/proofread subtitles at home for popular movie and TV providers. Pays $15-$20/hour.
MyEye Media

Freelance Editors (Northern Europe Language) – to check dubbed audio/proofread subtitles at home for popular movie and TV providers. Pays $15-$20/hour.
MyEye Media

Freelance Editors (Southern Europe Language) – to check dubbed audio/proofread subtitles at home for popular movie and TV providers. Pays $15-$20/hour.
MyEye Media

See the links to these jobs here

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Success Story

How Setting a Daily Earning Goal Increased My Income - by Elizabeth Yetter

How Setting a Daily Earning Goal Increased My Income

It is so easy to get bummed out by the lack of a promising income when you begin a writing career. Sometimes it can take a few months or even a few years until you discover the right methods, the best schedule, and the perfect publishers to help you reach your income goals.

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 01/04/2016

Whispers and Warnings - 01/04/2016

* FACEBOOK cracking down on copyright infringement

* Disney sues Chinese Companies

* Hollywood actor sues dead man?

* Mariah Carey's allegations of "sabaotage"

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