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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For August, 2017!

* Home Office - The WEIRDEST Monday EVER! (Includes photos!)

* Feature - How to Get Lucrative, Steady Work Doing Executive Ghostwriting!

* Q & A - "Should I hire a ghostwriter...or do the writing myself?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 08/03/17

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 08/03/17

 * Success Story - From Exercise Physiologist to Freelance Travel Writer

* Whispers & Warnings for 08/03/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 08/03/2017

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Angela's Desk

World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For August, 2017!

World’s Worst Query Letters and Book Proposals For August, 2017!

Oh, yes! We know you’re excited!! Today, we’re going to share another installment of this popular column!

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Home Office

The WEIRDEST Monday EVER! (Includes photos!)

The WEIRDEST Monday EVER! (Includes photos!)

Tropical Storm Emily hit fast with little warning. But we sat it out onboard and had a blast!!

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Article

How to Get Lucrative, Steady Work Doing Executive Ghostwriting! by Annie Mueller

How to Get Lucrative, Steady Work Doing Executive Ghostwriting!

There's no shortage of reasons to have an active executive blog. And, there are countless executives who could benefit from your ghostwriting talents!

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Ask The Expert

"Should I hire a ghostwriter...or do the writing myself?"

"Should I hire a ghostwriter...or do the writing myself?"

What you need to know before hiring a ghostwriter.

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Letters and Comments

Letters and Comments for 08/03/17

Letters and Comments for 08/03/17

COMMENTS FOR: “I’m a convicted felon. Will you write my story, and help me land a publishing deal?”WE HAVE A HUGE ANNOUNCEMENT! One of the secrets we’ve been keeping is… Good for you, Angela. Making money off the suffering of others is wrong. And why should criminals benefit from doing unthinking things to cheat and steal from others? Thank goodness …

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Paying Markets

Podiatry Management

10-20% freelance. "We are the business and practice management magazine to the podiatric profession." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 16K. Publishes 9 issues/year. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-4 months after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. Accepts reprints. Responds within 72 hours. Sample available for $5 via mail to Podiatry Management, 10 East Athens Ave, Ardmore, PA 19003. Subscription $30. Guidelines available by email. Pays $350-$450 for 1,500-2,500 words.

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Pediatrics for Parents

"Pediatrics for Parents is the pediatrics journal for parents. Our articles are written by healthcare professionals and writers well versed in the topic they are write on. We 'demedicalize' topics without talking down to parents. Our articles contain solid scientific data with useful information for parents. We avoid first-person stories, and articles on supplements, complimentary and alternative medical treatments." 50% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 250K. Bimonthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-4 months after acceptance. Buys first NA rights. Accepts reprints. Responds 1-2 weeks. Sample PDF copy available by email. Subscription $25, $40 foreign. Pays $25 for 600-1500 words.

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Provincetown Arts

“Published annually in July since 1985, Provincetown Arts focuses broadly on artists, performers, and writers who inhabit or visit the tip of Cape Cod, and seeks to stimulate creative activity and enhance public recognition of the nation's oldest continuous art colony. Drawing on a century-long
tradition rich in art, theater, and writing, Provincetown Arts publishes essays, fiction, interviews, journals, performance pieces, poetry, profiles, reporting, reviews, and visual features, with a view toward demonstrating that a community of artists, functioning outside the urban centers, is a utopian dream with an ongoing vitality.” 90% freelance. Welcomes new writers. Circ. 8K. Annually. Pays on publication. Publishes ms in issue published after acceptance. Buys first NA serial rights. Responds within two weeks. Sample copy available by email. Pays $80-$750 for 750-7000 words.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 08/03/2017

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 College Football Writer
Saturday Football, Inc.

Freelance Technology Writers, Researchers and Engineers- will launch late August
The Good Technology Collective

Freelance Staff Writer- near Chicago
New Eastside News

Freelance Editor
Plein Air magazine

Freelance Senior Digital/Social Editor
Fisher-Price and Thomas & Friends

Freelance Writers
BLR®

Freelance Writer – Pays $30-$60/hour
Travel Media Group

Freelance Social Media Content Creator/Marketer – near Orem, UT
Bear Butt Hammocks

Freelance Writer/Journalist – for local culture and music events, near Indianapolis
KPaul

Freelance Writer
Vivial Media LLC

Freelance Investment Writer – Pays $20/article
Mesh Publishing

Freelance Writers – with Cannabis Industry expertise
HelloMD

Freelance Agriculture Writer
Issues Ink

Freelance Copy Editor
Blink UX

Freelance Digital Copywriter – offers benefits
ChemiCloud

Freelance Writer and Editor – Pays $10/hour
Alpha Street, Inc

Freelance Security and Compliance Technical Writer – offers benefits, traveling twice a year to meet with company
Aptible

Freelance Writer/Analyst – Pays $100/article
Motley Fool

Freelance Trending Content Writer
Odyssey

Freelance French or German Content Writer and Translator
HRKGame

Freelance Editor
Fingerpaint Marketing, Inc.

Freelance Associate Technical Writer – offers benefits
PhishMe, Inc.

Freelance Copywriter – must be available to travel from time to time
Fashion to Figure

Freelance Technical Content Writer/Researcher
SODO

Freelance Resume Writer – Pays $14 – $16/hour
Boardroom Resumes

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $50/article
Fundera Ledger

Freelance Writers
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Freelance Social Media Writer
GetPhound

Freelance SEO/Digital Marketing Writer
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Freelance Content & Blog Writer
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Freelance Transcriptionist
360 Transcription

Freelance Translator
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See the links to these jobs here

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Success Story

From Exercise Physiologist to Freelance Travel Writer - by Roy Stevenson

From Exercise Physiologist to Freelance Travel Writer

My specialty is getting travel stories published in non-travel magazines—something that doesn't seem to have occurred to most other travel writers...

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings for 08/03/17

Whispers and Warnings for 08/03/17

TOTALLY BIZARRE connections between century-old book and today's news; famous screenwriter doesn't exist?; Amazon may have violated Iran sanctions; Magazine settles lawsuit after infringing copyrights for 10 YEARS!

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