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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk -THIS SATURDAY!! – Eat Leftover Easter Chocolate While Joining Us for The Spring, 2017 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

* Home Office -  Water Shoots Out Side of "Home Office" Building!

* Feature - If Your Publisher Violates One Contract Clause, Does That Void the Entire Agreement?

* Q & A - A Painfully Obvious Example of How NOT to Promote a Book!

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 04/19/2017

* Success Story - Writers: Snatch Victory From the Jaws of Rejection!

* Whispers & Warnings for 04/19/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 04/19/2017

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Angela's Desk

THIS SATURDAY!! – Eat Leftover Easter Chocolate While Joining Us for The Spring, 2017 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

THIS SATURDAY!! – Eat Leftover Easter Chocolate While Joining Us for The Spring, 2017 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

The Spring, 2017 Short Story Contest will start at 12:00 p.m. (noon) central time THIS SATURDAY, April 22, 2017. Come play with us!

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From The Home Office

Water Shoots Out Side of "Home Office" Building!

Water Shoots Out Side of "Home Office" Building!

One woman told us she went outside to look over her balcony after the late night announcement and she saw tons of water shooting out of the side of the building, and pouring onto the balconies below...

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Article

Does Violating One Contract Clause Void The Entire Agreement? by Harvey Randall, Esq.

If Your Publisher Violates One Contract Clause, Does That Void The Entire Agreement?

It has been reported that some authors have assumed that, in the event a publisher "doesn't adhere to one part of their contract," the contract becomes invalid. However, this is not the case. Here's why...

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Ask The Expert

A Painfully Obvious Example of How NOT to Promote a Book!

A Painfully Obvious Example of How NOT to Promote a Book!

It's never a good idea to keep writing more and more books for a series that isn't selling. You should take several months off from writing to promote the books you already have on the market...

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 04/19/2017

Letters and Comments for 04/19/2017

“90+ Days of Promoting Your Book Online” is the indie-authors’ bible. Read it and reread it...

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Paying Markets

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BrassIMAGAZINE

"Brass|MEDIA is a multimedia company. We are currently looking for writers for magazine articles as well as blog posts for both of our blogs, http://www.brassmagazine.com/blog and moneysideoflife.com. We're also interested in other media, such as infographics, comics or videos. Sign up for our contributor list at brassmagazine.com/contribute to access guides, pay scale information, and gain access to our email list, which distributes information about current writing opportunities. Our goal is to inspire and educate young adults in the 16-25 age range about the money side of life." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 150k. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms six months after acceptance. Buys all rights. Responds one week. Subscription $12.95. Our (pay) scale ranges from $50 to $80 depending on how many articles each writer has published with us before. $10-$25 bonuses may be added on top of that for length or difficulty, and an extra $25 bonus may be awarded for excellence. Blog posts are paid after publication, 5 cents per word.

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Dakotafire Media

"Dakotafire's goal is sparking rural revival, one story at a time. Most of our stories are written collaboratively with weekly newspaper journalists in our region. We also accept freelance stories, or freelancers can contribute reporting to our collaborative stories. We cover the eastern Dakotas, especially the James River Valley. Our stories are published in a bi-monthly magazine, in regional newspapers and online at Dakotafire.net." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 14K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms within two months. Accepts reprints. Responds one month. Subscription $25. Guidelines available by email. Pays $0.25/word for print, $100 flat fee for online.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 04/19/2017

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 Associate Editor – with SEO/Content Marketing Experience
Propecta

Freelance 508 Compliance Editor – Pays $30/hour.
recruiter

Freelance Business Analyst/Writer – Pays $40-$50/hour
business brokerage/merger and acquisition firm

Freelance Full-time Professional Science Ghostwriter
blind ad

Freelance Advertorial Writer – Pays $40 for 350-550 words
“fun magazine”

Freelance GK or G1 Teacher/Curriculum Editor
publisher

Freelance Journalism/Public Relations Freelance Writer – Pays $15-$20/hour
OneMedNews

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $15/hour
Quetzal POS

Freelance Copy Editors
Newgen North America

Freelance Writers (2) – security
Fortis Business Media

Email Marketing Operations Specialist
Natural Health Sherpa

Freelance Contributor
The Whim

Freelance Digital Journalist
Blasting News Inc.

Freelance Blogger
WellnessNova.com

Freelance Marketing Ghostwriter
blind ad

Freelance Social Media Marketing Blogger
Sprout Social Inc

Freelance Mobile / Developer / Technical Content Writer
BuildFire

Freelance Content Development Specialist
Pitney Bowes

Freelance Evening Staff Writer
TheBlaze.com

Freelance Blog & Social Media Contributor
There Media Group

Freelance Online Adjunct Instructor – History
Colorado Technical University

Freelance Magazine Contributor
ThereSanDiego.com

Freelance Fashion Editor
upfeat Limited

Freelance Deal Editor
Bargainmoose

Freelance Writer
BevSpot, Inc.

See the links to these jobs here

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Success Story

Writers: Snatch Victory From the Jaws of Rejection! by Julie Guirgis

Writers: Snatch Victory From the Jaws of Rejection!

When the next email arrived, I nervously opened it. I didn’t expect, after all that time and effort, that I would receive yet another rejection. But, unfortunately, that's exactly what I found. Feeling dismayed, I...

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 04/19/17

Whispers and Warnings for 04/19/17

Is it parody or plagiarism?; Stupid Facebook post costs woman $500K; New Amazon seller scam...

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