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Table of Contents

*BookLocker Has a Fantastic Offer for Victims of Defunct Tate Publishing (and other firms)! Move to BookLocker for as little as $78! (And, get your book back on the market in as little as 2 weeks.)

* A Single, Beautiful, Mysterious Bead Arrives by Mail...But, Why???

* How I Get Article Ideas From Newspaper Archives

* Q & A - "I want to publish an anthology that includes stories written by others. Where do I start?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 01/25/17

* Success Story - I Found New Paying Writing Opportunities...in Nature!!

* Whispers & Warnings - Tate Publishing Kicks the Bucket; (allegedly) Leaves 39,000 Authors Hanging...

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 01/25/2017

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BookLocker Has a Fantastic Offer for Victims of Defunct Tate Publishing (and other firms)! Move to BookLocker for as little as $78! (And, get your book back on the market in as little as 2 weeks.)

BookLocker Has a Fantastic Offer for Victims of Defunct Tate Publishing (and other firms)! Move to BookLocker for as little as $78! (And, get your book back on the market in as little as 2 weeks.)

It came as no surprise to any of us last week when Tate Publishing announced they've "suspended operations." Honestly, with the way they've done business, I'm surprised they lasted this long. Heck, the posts HERE date back several months, long before Tate imploded. I must give a huge shout-out to Victoria Strauss at Writer Beware! She's been publishing a large collection of information about Tate Publishing's …

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From The Home Office

A Single, Beautiful, Mysterious Bead Arrives by Mail...But, Why???

A Single, Beautiful, Mysterious Bead Arrives by Mail...But, Why???

I posted a note about this mystery on my Facebook Page the other day so I apologize if you've already seen this. Last week, I received a small black jewelry box in the mail. It came to my home address (not the business one). There was no note inside, nor even a packing slip. Intrigued, I opened the box. Inside was …

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This Week's Article

How I Get Article Ideas From Newspaper Archives by Elizabeth Yetter

How I Get Article Ideas From Newspaper Archives

Sometimes I would pick an unusual word or phrase to research through the archives, such as eugenics or chewing gum, and I would find articles on the views of the time or the latest trends. This led me to write articles on the viewpoints of eugenics in the early 1900s and another article on the chewing gum trends of the early 1900s. Both of these articles were accepted for publication.

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Ask The Expert

"I want to publish an anthology that includes stories written by others. Where do I start?"
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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 01/25/2017

Letters and Comments for 01/25/2017

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Paying Markets

BUTTON, New England's Tiniest Magazine of Poetry

"Button comes out once a year or so, and Button contributors have also published in venues like the New Yorker, the Atlantic Monthly, Paris Review, The New York Times, Washington Post, and Harpers, as well as publishing plenty of books. Writers include David Barber, Sven Birkerts, Mary Campbell, Romayne Dawnay, Rodney Dennis, Diana Der-Hovanessian, Brendan Galvin (National Book Award finalist!), Andrew Lear, Ralph Lombreglia, Stephen McCauley, Lawrence Millman, John Hanson Mitchell, Jean Monahan, Amanda Powell, Stephen Sandy and Wayne Wilson. Button publishes sheet music (inspired by the example of Godey's Ladies Book around the mid-19th century). Major label, and smaller label musicians whose compositions have appeared include: They Might Be Giants, Combustible Edison, Roger Miller (of Mission of Burma), Birdsongs of the Mesozoic, Jen Trynin, Malcolm Travis (who played with Bob Mould of Husker Du)." 20-40% freelance. Circ. 500+. Annual (to the best of our ability, and the quality of work we receive). Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys first NA Serial rights. No reprints. Responds 1-5 months. Sample copy $2.50 via SASE. Subscription $5. Guidelines available by email.

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California Real Estate

"A real estate industry trade magazine delivered to 160,000 REALTORS in the state of California, which covers issues related to the housing industry, the economy and real estate." 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 160K. Publishes 8 issues/year. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms three months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one month. Sample copy available online. Subscription $36. Pays $800 for 1000-1200 words.

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Colorado Homes & Lifestyles

"Colorado Homes & Lifestyles is your premier source for the best in Colorado architecture, interior design and real estate, as well as the latest home products, events and word on some of the state's most fascinating people." 80% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 32.5K. Publishes 8 issues/year. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms within three months. Buys one-time print/online rights. No reprints. Responds within six weeks. Sample copy available online. Subscription $22.95, $46.95 CDN. Guidelines available by SASE. Pays $300-$450 for 150-600 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 01/18/2017

See the links to these jobs here.

Freelance Writers – for anthology of black erotica from the black superhero’s perspective. Pays $100.
Black Books Publishing Inc.

Freelance Writers – that can write and edit content about medical coding
Lucas Select Inc.

Freelance News SEO Evangelist
Trisolute Software

Freelance Reporter
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Freelance Freelance Engineering, Technology & Design Content Writer
Bresslergroup

Freelance Versatile Content Marketer
Framework, LLC

Freelance Reporter
The Hoyt Organization

Freelance Copy Editor
Aha!

Freelance Writer / Analyst
The Knife of Aristotle / ethicalmedia.org

Freelance Content Writers
Carbonated.TV

Freelance Social Media Strategist
recruiter

Freelance Art Buyer – for educational publisher
Lumina Datamatics

Freelance Writers and Bloggers
LatinTRENDS Magazine

Freelance Writer
NewsCred

Freelance Contributors
Wolters Kluwer – international digital publisher of high-quality legal and business analysis for law firms, corporate counsel, and corporate executives

Freelance Web Content Writer
Eat Rice Studio

Freelance Comic Book Colorist
ingramcomics.com

Freelance Report Editor
Meridian MedLegal Management, LLC

Freelance Copy Editor – Pays $25/hour
B2B content marketing firm

Freelance News Writer – Pays $15/hour
OpposingViews.com

Freelance Copywriter/Blogger
ONE Musicfest

Freelance Legal Blogger/Content Writer – Pays $20/post
legal content writing firm

Freelance Business Writer/Editor
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Freelance Writers
Surrey604.com

Freelance Tech Writers – Pays $15/hour
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Freelance Fashion Writer – Pays $15/hour
an online fashion marketplace

Freelance Editor – Pays $20/hour
RESIST Media / Indigenous Resistance: Crushing Colonialism.

Freelancers
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Freelance Content Editor – Pays $30/hour
Life.io

Freelance Content Writer
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Freelance Full-time Writer – with C/C++ Experience
B2B marketing firm

Freelance Writer – Pays $75/post
B2B marketing firm

See the links to these jobs here

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Success Story

I found new paid writing opportunities...in nature!!

I Found New Paying Writing Opportunities...in Nature!!

I have always been someone who was sensitively attuned to nature. Some of my fondest memories of a child were eagerly going to Gunnamatta Bay to collect shells that would emerge on the seashore. It was as though I had found hidden treasure in these intricate jewels. I experienced an overwhelming sense of joy being among the heavenly sites of …

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 01/25/2017

Whispers and Warnings - 01/25/2017

Tate Publishing Kicks the Bucket; (allegedly) Leaves 39,000 Authors Hanging...

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