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Table of Contents

*Infinity Publishing Tries to Insult Us on Twitter, Then Immediately Blocks Us!

* News From The Home Office

* Sell your kids’ book in schools!

* Q & A - We don't use foreign call centers...so now we're racists?

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 02/08/17

* Success Story - Hey, Writers! No College Degree is No Problem if You Have Excellent Skills!

* Whispers & Warnings - Veterans' Memorial Gets Cross Back

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 02/08/2017

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Angela's Desk

Infinity Publishing Tries to Insult Us on Twitter, Then Immediately Blocks Us

Infinity Publishing Tries to Insult Us on Twitter, Then Immediately Blocks Us

Rather than man-up, and respond with an intelligent rebuttal, Infinity took the defiant toddler way out…

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From The Home Office

Angela is SWAMPED!

Angela is SWAMPED!

We've been so busy helping former Tate Publishing  authors into our lifeboat, there's been little time for anything else around here!

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This Week's Article

Sell your kids’ book in schools! by Kate Williams

Sell your kids’ book in schools! by Kate Williams

Bookshops tend to play safe with official, paying publishers. But present your book to schools, and you’ll likely have kids and staff queuing up to buy it.

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Ask The Expert

We don't use foreign call centers...so now we're racists?

We don't use foreign call centers...so now we're racists?

"Your stand on outsourcing to third world countries is admission of your being racist. Would you mind explaining why you detest dealing with such a huge chunk of humanity?"

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 02/08/2017

Letters and Comments for 02/08/2017

Wow, you're a helluva writer. I just read Part I of your "The Romantic History of WritersWeekly and BookLocker" (good title!) and it brought tears to my Irish eyes.

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Paying Markets

National Communications Magazine

"We’re a tight niche publication serving radio hobbyists interested in scanners (typically referred to as “police scanners”), citizens band (CB) radio and the hobby radio services – General Mobile Radio Service (GMRS), Family Radio Service (FRS) and Multi-Use Radio Service (MURS)." Warmly welcomes new writers. Circ. varies per issue. Bi-monthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 1-4 months after acceptance. Buys First North American serial rights. No reprints. Responds 1 week. Sample online at http://nat-com.org/sample.pdf. Subscription $25. Guidelines not available.

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Outpost Magazine

"Canada's only international adventure-travel magazine." Warmly welcomes new writers. Bi-monthly print; weekly online. Pays on publication. Publishes manuscript within a month of acceptance if publishing online; longer for print. Buys exclusive story rights; photo rights vary with the story. No reprints. Responds within a month. Back issues available online at http://the-outpost- shop.myshopify.com. Digital copies available on iTunes and PocketMags. Subscription $20 (CAD); $30 (CAD) international. Guidelines online at http://www.outpostmagazine.com/25-outpost-information/173-contributor- guidelines-contribute-to-our-travel-magazine-and-travel-website.

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RUSSIAN LIFE

"A bimonthly magazine on Russian culture, history, travel and life." 70%-80% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 20K. Bimonthly. Pays 30 days after publication. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance. Buys either first serial, second serial or all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 1 month. For sample send 9 x 12 SASE w/ $2 postage affixed to the editorial office. Subscription $36 US; $48 Overseas.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 02/01/2017

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

 

See the links to these jobs here.

Freelance Writer / Editor
Blockchain Publishing Group

Freelance Online Crowd Worker
iSoftStone

Freelance Brand Copywriter
Fracture, Inc.

Freelance Speech Recognition Editor
ProScript Documentation Services

Freelance Website Copywriter
HWO LLC

Freelance Science and Technology Reporter
Science Magazine

Freelance Technical Copywriter
recruiter

Freelance Writers
Vivial Media LLC

Freelance Web Writers – with SEO experience
Aha Media Group

Freelance Editors
Aha Media Group

Freelance Acute Care Editor / Transcriptionist
SoftScript, Inc.

Freelance Writers
Animalz, Inc.

Freelance WordPress Developer
Reason magazine

Freelance Evening/Weekend Editor
Newser

Freelance Director of Business Development
CODE Magazine

Freelance Full-time Staff Writer
AIDS-Free World

Freelance Writers – who either have a background in electrical engineering or who are trained as an electrician
B2B marketing firm

Freelance Social Media Copywriter – food, nutrition, health eating
PR firm

Freelance Automotive Technical Writers
RacingJunk.com

Freelance Full-time Associate Content Writer/Researcher – Pays $45K/year
Education Labs

Freelance Reporters/Feature Writers – near Chicago’s Northwest suburbs
Journal & Topics Media Group

Freelance Finance Writer
media company

Freelance Virtual Assistant with Creative Writing Skills
mental health counseling firm

Freelance Writers/Reporters – near Washington county (Beaverton, Tigard, Tualatin, Lake Oswego & Wilsonville). Pays $.10-$0.15/word.
local news organization

Freelance Music Bloggers/Reviewers – Pays $10-$60/post
music PR firm

Freelance Curriculum Developer – Pays $20/hour.
blind ad

Freelance Junior Editor
Education.com

Freelance Bio/Resume Writers – Pays $40/job.
The ExecRanks

Freelancer for Research and Policy Analysis Support
Keen Independent Research / keenindependent.com

Freelance Full-time Writers/Curators
USUncut.com

Freelance Bloggers – women’s lifestyle
StackCommerce

See the links to these jobs here

 

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Success Story

Hey, Writers! No College Degree is No Problem if You Have Excellent Skills! - by Haneef Davenport

Hey, Writers! No College Degree is No Problem if You Have Excellent Skills!

I was an excellent writer, so I was very excited to hear that people made excellent livings online in the comfort of their own homes or wherever they pleased, writing about topics they were passionate about.

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 02/08/2017

Whispers and Warnings for 02/08/2017

• OUTRAGEOUS! - Cross removed from Veterans' Memorial

• NY Times ignores controversial best-seller

• Singer gets sued buy his own dad

• Sordid history of Haute Media

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Trivia Question

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