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Angela's Desk

PART II - The Romantic History of WritersWeekly and BookLocker by Angela Hoy

PART II - The Romantic History of WritersWeekly and BookLocker by Angela Hoy

Richard, along with help from my mom, had planned a surprise wedding!!! They even had the preacher hired and a dress purchased. (Good thing I said yes, huh??) Of course, I cried and cried when he told me ...

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From The Home Office

Pre-wedding Events!

Pre-wedding Events!

Our daughter is a professional pastry chef! Who wants her homemade dinner roll recipe before Thanksgiving?!?! They are PERFECT for leftover turkey sandwiches!!

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This Week's Article

Boost Your Income by Writing Crowdfunding Campaigns! by Ian Chandler

Boost Your Income by Writing Crowdfunding Campaigns! by Ian Chandler

When you think of writing gigs, crowdfunding campaigns probably don’t come to mind. However, the crowdfunding scene is a market largely untapped by writers. If you can break into it, you can make a nice profit, and help others at the same time ...

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Ask The Expert

Who should authors contact about AuthorHouse complaints?

Who should authors contact about AuthorHouse complaints?

I haven't been paid by Author House Indiana (in) approx. 8 years. Please advise by email if possible ...

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Paying Markets

American Indian Art Magazine

“Focuses on art made by Native Americans.” 100% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 15K. Quarterly. Pays on publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Responds within three weeks. Subscription $20, $30 outside the U.S. Guidelines available by email. Pays $400 for 6000-7000 words. Submit query by email.

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Authorship, National Writers Association

“3,000 members and is cover-to-cover about writing. Estab. 1950s. Association magazine targeted to beginning and professional writers. Covers how-to, humor, marketing issues. Disk and e-mail submissions preferred. Quarterly magazine covering writing articles only.” Welcomes new writers. Circ. 4K. Quarterly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms three months after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. No reprints. Responds within two months. Sample copy available online. Guidelines available by email. Pays $10, or discount on memberships and copies.

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Aviation International News

Welcomes new writers. 75% freelance. Circ. 35K. Every other month (plus annual Buyers’ Guide and Chinese edition). Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 1-6 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. Rarely accepts reprints. Usually responds 1-2 days. Sample copy available; request by email. Subscription $42.95, $55.95 outside the U.S. Guidelines by email. We pay a minimum of $0.50/word, more for cover stories, and sometimes negotiate flat rates with regular contributors.

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Birding

“Birding is the award-winning, full-color flagship journal of the American Birding Association. The ABA welcomes as members all persons interested in birdwatching in the Americas and beyond. All ABA members receive Birding magazine.” 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 12K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 24 months after acceptance. Buys first rights. Accepts reprints. Responds one week. Sample copy available online. Subscription $45, $55 outside the U.S. Guidelines by email. Pays $200 for 1500-3000 words.

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Transport Topics Publishing Group

“Transport Topics is the weekly newspaper of trucking and freight transportation. Our other publications include Equipment & Maintenance Update, iTECH and Light & Medium Truck.” 10% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 25K. Weekly. Pays on publication. Publishing time of ms varies. Buys all rights. Accepts reprints. Responds one week. Sample copy available online. Subscription $109. Guidelines available by email. Pays $0.75/word for 800-2000 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

See links to these jobs, and more, by clicking here.

Freelance Transcript Editor / Proofreader – Pays $9/audio hour of sound edited
Babbletype

Freelance Blogger
underwearexpert.com

Freelance Full-time Editor – Pays $650/week
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Freelance Writer / Tax Expert – Pays $750
Bradford Tax Institute

Freelance Editor – Pays $35K-$45K
American Coin Op / AmericanCoinOp.com

Freelance Tabloid-Style Writer
legal blog

Freelance Copywriters – Pays $500-$1000/weeek
blind ad

Freelance Blogger – Communication and Negotiation Expert
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Freelance News Writer – Pays $15/hour.
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Freelance Grant Writer
student

Freelance App Beta Testers – Pays $25
app developer

Freelance Technical Marketing, SEO Writer – Pays $0.12/word
Ignite Visibility / ignitevisibility.com

Freelance Wine Writer – with interviewing skills
blog for wealthy wine collectors

Freelance Copywriter – Pays $20/hour
digital branding agency

Freelance Writer – Pays $15-$18/hour
digital media company

Freelance West Coast News Writer – Pays $15/hour
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Freelance Financial Writers
FxHQ

Freelance Book Outliner
Book In A Box

Freelance Reporter and Writer
Reputation Capital Media

Freelance Writers
TheBlot Magazine

Freelance Swedish Translator
As Wish

See links to these jobs, and more, by clicking here.

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Success Story

How I Made $1,500 in My First Month as a Writer by Brianna Bell

How I Made $1,500 in My First Month as a Writer by Brianna Bell

July, 2015 was my first month working as a paid writer and, by the end of that month, I had made $1,500, a billable rate of $40/hour ...

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Letters...

COMMENTS ABOUT - Part I - The Romantic History of WritersWeekly and BookLocker

COMMENTS ABOUT - Part I - The Romantic History of WritersWeekly and BookLocker

My wife and I returned to our computers and discovered your WritersWeekly history. My wife and I together did for our five kids what you had to do alone for your three kids ...

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Reader Comments

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Whispers And Warnings

Whispers and Warnings For 09/10/2015

Whispers and Warnings For 09/10/2015


• 'Fifty Shades Of Grey' Royalty Fraud: Texas Court Orders Ex-Publisher To Set Aside Over $10M


• Ex-Ashley Madison CTO Threatens Libel Suit


• The Daily Mail has hit Gawker with a defamation lawsuit over a first-person piece Gawker published by a former Mail Online writer.


• Facebook Keeps Getting Sued Over Face-Recognition Software, And Privacy Groups Say We Should Be Paying More Attention


• New state law gives power to revenge porn victims

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