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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - Do NOT Bequeath Your Book's Copyright to a Third Party Without Obtaining Permission First!

* "Home Office" - Treacherous Seas Force Us to Turn Around!

* Q & A - Is Your Book Suddenly "Unavailable" on Amazon? Are They Up to Their Old Tricks Again?!

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 03/16/2017

* Success Story - Turning a Hotel Review Into a Paid Freelance Writing Assignment

* Whispers & Warnings for 03/16/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 03/16/2017

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Angela's Desk

Do NOT Bequeath Your Book's Copyright to a Third Party Without Obtaining Permission First! by Angela Hoy

Do NOT Bequeath Your Book's Copyright to a Third Party Without Obtaining Permission First!

Unfortunately, many people and organizations have zero interest in acquiring the rights to an author's book after they pass. What can you do to keep your book alive after you're gone?

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From The Home Office

Treacherous Seas Force Us to Turn Around!

Treacherous Seas Force Us to Turn Around!

Once we hit Tampa Bay, however, it got really rough, really fast. Brian got to test out his safety harness. It worked! If he hadn't had it on, he'd have taken a dive while working on the sails...

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Ask The Expert

Is Your Book Suddenly "Unavailable" on Amazon? Are They Up to Their Old Tricks Again?!

Is Your Book Suddenly "Unavailable" on Amazon? Are They Up to Their Old Tricks Again?!

Has you book suddenly been listed as "out of stock" or "unavailable" on Amazon? Or, does it now have a ridiculous lead time - like "Usually ships in 1 to 2 months?" You need to read this and you need to immediately contact your publisher...

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 03/16/2017

Letters and Comments for 03/16/2017

COMMENT FOR: "I'm afraid that self-publishing company is going to steal my manuscript!" You might want to consult with a lawyer about this, but one form of protection is to copyright your manuscript before sending it off to any outsider: http://www.writersdigest.com/editor-blogs/questions-and-quandaries/legal-questions/how-do-i-copyright-my-manuscript That’ll protect your book-to-be from any thief who gets a copy and not just a dubious self-publisher who, as

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Paying Markets

Feed-Lot

“Feed-Lot serves feedlots and cow/calf operations over 500 head, also backgrounders, preconditioners, and seedstockers/growers over 100 head.” 85% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 11K. Publishes 7 issues/year. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within four months of acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds within one week. Sample copy available by email. Subscription $34.99, $60 outside the U.S. Guidelines by email. Pays $0.30/word for 350-700 words.

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Hubbub

“We are a cottage-industry. All print-based (including submissions). We feature poetry -- and occasional review of poetry books -- by both new and well-known writers. We do not usually publish light verse, but otherwise are open to almost anything; indeed, we look for a range of styles and do consider longer poems. The magazine appears once a year. We try to respond to submissions that are sent with SASEs within three or four months at the most.” 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 400. Annual. Pays on publication. Publishes ms up to two years after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. No reprints. Responds 1-4 months. Sample copy available by mail for $3.50. Subscription $7, $10 foreign. Guidelines available by mail with SASE.

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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.î 25-30% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 50K. Publishes 10 issues/year. No reprints. Responds 2-4 weeks. Sample copy available by email. Subscription $25, $32 foreign." Pays $0.14-$0.20/word for 1200-2000 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 02/22/2017

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

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Freelance Managing Editor
Issue Media Group

Freelance News Stringers
Homewood-Flossmoor Chronicle

Freelance Digital Copy Chief
WeAreTeachers

Freelance Content Writer, Editor And Strategist
Crazy Sexy Wellness, LLC

Freelance Writers
AAA Northeast

Freelance Science Editor
getAbstract

Freelance Editors
Cox Media Group

Freelance Writer / Copywriter / Editor
Coalition Technologies

Freelance Copy Strategist / Editor / Manager
Coalition Technologies

Freelance French Writer - Pays $400
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Freelance Full-time Technical Writers - with knowledge of mobile app development
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Freelance Writer - with a passion for the IT industry
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Freelance Book Reviewers - Pays $250/month
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Freelance Golf Writer
sports media company

Freelance Full-time Creative Strategist-Editor
B2B content marketing firm

Freelance Contributing Editor
San Leandro News

Freelance Outdoor Magazine Editor - Pays around $20/hour
American Park Network

Freelance Tech Writers
Tempesta Media

Freelance Journalists
Anti-Media

Freelance Business-Minded Editor
national content marketing firm

Freelancer - to create investment memoranda and power point presentations
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Freelance Writers
newmarkethealth.com

Freelance Spanish Translator - near Chicago, IL
software company

Freelance Editors / Translators - English to Japanese, Korean and Mandarin
Explore Media

Freelance Artist
author

Freelance Creative Writer and Researcher - Pays $30/hour
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Freelance "Snarky and Tasteful Music Blogger" - Pays $15/post
WeAreTheGuard.com

Freelance Social Media Specialist
Mozilla Foundation

Freelance Copywriter
QuetzalPOS

Freelance Content Writers
The HOTH

Freelance Photo Editor
TripSavvy

See the links to these jobs here

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Success Story

Turning a Hotel Review Into a Paid Freelance Writing Assignment by Nathan Aguilera

Turning a Hotel Review Into a Paid Freelance Writing Assignment

Never assume an interview subject isn't paying attention. They may hire you to write for them later!

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 03/16/2017

Whispers and Warnings for 03/16/2017

*IN CHINA - Insulting others can be illegal

*Amazon/Audible to be named in class action suit.

*Protestors attack college professor.

*Thank God for our 1st Amendment!!

*Technology gets the thumbs down!

*A report on AMAZON by Institute for Local Self-Reliance

*Fake "cancer survivor" gets slammed by court.

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