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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - UH OH - PART II! What are Employees of CreateSpace and Lulu Saying About Those Companies?

* Home Office - Brian Takes His “Home Office” on the High Seas! – Days 12 -15 

* Feature - My Adventure Making a Video Trailer for My Book

* Q & A - "How many copies of my book can I expect to sell?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 04/13/2017

* Success Story - From Animal Lover to Freelancing for a Pet Insurance Company!

* Whispers & Warnings for 04/13/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 04/13/2017

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Angela's Desk

UH OH - PART II! What are Employees of CreateSpace and Lulu Saying About Those Companies?

UH OH - PART II! What are Employees of CreateSpace and Lulu Saying About Those Companies?

"Someone told me to not take the job during the interview process. One of them tried to talk me out of working there — boy were they right. Upper management is quitting on bad terms and people are getting fired without any notice..."

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From The Home Office

Brian Takes His “Home Office” on the High Seas! – Days 12 -15

Brian Takes His “Home Office” on the High Seas! – Days 12 -15

"SNAKES?? Forget the snakes! Look out for the GATORS!!"

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Article

My Adventure Making a Video Trailer for My Book - by Alex Pearl

My Adventure Making a Video Trailer for My Book

What's an awesome location for a children's book trailer? An old prison!

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Ask The Expert

"How many copies of my book can I expect to sell?"

"How many copies of my book can I expect to sell?"

"Do you have a guess on how well my type of book would sell?"

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 04/13/17

Letters and Comments for 04/13/17

Letters and comments about Brian's high seas adventure AND about post from Author Solutions' employees!

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Paying Markets

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Bookmarks Magazine

“Bookmarks magazine introduces readers to the “best in books” through

consensus-oriented reviews of new books in all genres, classic and contemporary author profiles and interviews, book group and reader picks,

and more.” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 40K. Bimonthly. Pay varies by article type and ranges from $30-$400. Publishes ms

within one to two issues after acceptance. No reprints. Responds within one week. Sample article at website. Subscription $27.95. Guidelines

email Jessica at jessica@bookmarksmagazine.com.

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Bear Deluxe Magazine

“The Bear Deluxe Magazine is a semiannual publication looking at place-based themes through a magazine format of journalism, creative nonfiction, essays, interviews, poetry, fiction and reviews.” Welcomes new writers. 50% freelance. Circ. 44K. Biannually. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within three months of acceptance. Buys one-time rights. Accepts some reprints. Responds within three months. Sample copy available by mail for $5. Subscription $10, $16 Canada, $20 other. Guidelines available by mail.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 04/5/2017

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, Journalist, and Editor - Pays $1K/month
Small Property Owners Association (SPOA)

Freelance Design and Social Change Writer
Impact Design Hub

Freelance News & Feature Writer - Los Angeles
Senders Communications Group / sendersgroup.com

Freelance Writers/Reporters - Near Washington county (Beaverton, Tigard, Tualatin, Lake Oswego & Wilsonville). Pays $0.10-$0.15/word
"local news organization"

Freelance Design + Real Estate Blogger / Content Writer - Pays $30/post.
boutique LA content + communication studio

Freelance Writers - Pays $15/hour
automotive/trucking news website

Freelance Music Bloggers, Playlisters & Social Influencers - Pays $10-$60/post
Music promotion/PR company

Freelance Content Marketer - Pays $100-$250/article
frugal living blog

Freelance Conservative Writers
CI Project

Freelance Fashion Editor
Playpennies

Freelance Deal Editor
Bargainmoose

Freelance GovTech Writer
ViewPoint

Freelance Copywriter
Manifest

Freelance Writer
BevSpot Blog

Freelance Curriculum Writer - US government and politics
Khan Academy

Freelance Copyeditors And Proofreaders
PFI - pre-press publishing services company

Freelance Full-time IT/Tech Business Consulting Writer
Better Marketing LLC

Freelance Content Writer / Editor
SCUBE Marketing

Freelance DevOps Writer
Scalyr, Inc.

Freelance Technical / Documentation Writer
Scalyr, Inc.

Freelance Technical Editor, Linux
DigitalOcean

Freelance Writer and Editor
Moment / momentlens.co

Freelance Financial Analyst
Moment / momentlens.co

Freelance Content Strategist
Enrollment Builders

Freelance Writer
AAA Northeast

Freelance Vietnamese Transcriptionist
The Audio Transcription Center

See the links to these jobs here

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Success Story

From Animal Lover to Freelancing for a Pet Insurance Company!

From Animal Lover to Freelancing for a Pet Insurance Company!

Channeling your passion into your queries makes you more marketable as a freelance writer!

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 04/13/17

Whispers and Warnings for 04/13/17

Being artistic with someone else's photo can get expensive (in court!); Amazon blamed for more retailer failures; Prisoner ordered to Tweet daily for a month; Fake Yelp review costs employee $34,500...

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