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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - 

* Home Office - 

* Feature - 

* Q & A - ""

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 10/19/17

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 10/19/2017

* Success Story - 

* Whispers & Warnings for 10/19/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 10/19/2017

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Angela's Desk

PUBLISHER PONZI SCHEMES! Are You Owed Past-due Royalties? Here's Where Your Money Went! by Angela Hoy, WritersWeekly.com, BookLocker.com, and Abuzz Press

PUBLISHER PONZI SCHEMES! Are You Owed Past-due Royalties? Here's Where Your Money Went! by Angela Hoy, WritersWeekly.com, BookLocker.com, and Abuzz Press

(/'p?n.zi/; also a Ponzi game) is a fraudulent investment operation where the operator generates returns for older investors through revenue paid by new investors, rather than from legitimate business activities or profit of financial trading.

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Home Office

Amberjack Rampage!

Amberjack Rampage!

The waters of our marina came alive!!

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Article

Systematic Writing Will Boost Your Freelance Success! By Roy Stevenson

Systematic Writing Will Boost Your Freelance Success! By Roy Stevenson

Systematic Writers are at the other end of the freelance writing spectrum. They get more stories published, in more publications, and make more money.

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Ask The Expert

"What does 'royalty-free' REALLY mean? Can I use it for free??" NOPE!!!

"What does 'royalty-free' REALLY mean? Can I use it for free??" NOPE!!!

Q - On a stock photo website, I found a photo that I'd really like to use on my book cover. It says "royalty-free" but they want to charge me for the photo. Doesn't royalty-free mean anybody can use the photo for anything...for free?? -L.V.

A - No, and that's a common misconception. Royalty-free means …

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Paying Markets

Keys for Kids Devotional

“The Keys for Kids Devotional helps kids ages 6-12 dig into God’s Word and apply it to their lives through daily Scripture and engaging stories.” Circ. 50K. Quarterly. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms 3-6 months after acceptance. Buys all rights. No Reprints. Responds within 12 weeks. Sample articles online. “To order quarterly print issue, visit our website or call 888-224-2324. Suggested donation: $20/year (additional shipping costs may apply outside the US.) Free online/app access to daily devotional.” Guidelines online at http://www.keysforkids.org/WritersGuidelines.

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KASMA MAGAZINE

"A science fiction publication." Welcomes new writers. Circ. online only. Monthly. Pays on publication. Publishes ms 2-3 weeks after acceptance. Buys non-exclusive electronic rights. Accepts reprints. Response time varies. Samples available on the website. Subscription free. Guidelines online at http://kasmamagazine.com/submit.cfm.

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The Iowa Review

"Founded in 1970 and edited by faculty, students, and staff from the renowned writing and literature programs at the University of Iowa, The Iowa Review takes advantage of this rich environment for literary collaboration to create a worldwide conversation among those who read and write contemporary literature. We publish a wide range of fiction, poetry, creative nonfiction, translations, photography, and work in emerging forms by both established and emerging writers. Work from our pages has been consistently selected to appear in the anthologies Best American Essays, Best American Short Stories, Best American Poetry, The Pushcart Prize: Best of the Small Presses, and The PEN/O. Henry Prize Stories." Published 3 issues/year. Pays on publication. Buys first N.A. rights. No reprints. Responds "very fast." Subscription $20; $35 outside the U.S. See: http://uiowa.3dcartstores.com. Agencies receive a 10% discount.

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Freelance Writing Jobs

Writing Jobs For 10/19/2017

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 Central Asia Correspondent
Radio Free Europe / Radio Liberty

Freelance Business Reporter
Blueshift Research

Freelance Managing Editor - malnutrition and stunting
News Deeply / NewsDeeply.com

Freelance Copywriter
ProtonMail

Freelance Healthcare Reporter
Industry Dive

Freelance Writer
SparkNotes

Freelance Editorial Content Manager / Project Manager
Happify

Freelance Producer
Creative Humans

Freelance Full-time Associate Editor - to help executives refine their thought leadership content
CommunityCo

Freelance Author - men's dating advice
TSB Magazine LLC

Freelance Full-time Writer - PPC ad copy and landing pages
Aurea

Freelance Writing Manager
DigitalOcean

Freelance Blogger/Writer
Deluxe Corporation

Freelance Technical Writer - DevOps or Development
DigitalOcean

Freelance Writer/Copywriter
CreditBPO

Freelance Curriculum Writer
Amco International Education Services, LLC.

Freelance Astronomy Author
Macmillan

Freelance Physics Author
Macmillan

Freelance Economics Author
Macmillan

Freelance Technical Editor
Smart Wires Inc.

Freelance Editor, National News
Nexstar Media Group, Inc.

Freelance Neighborhood News Writer - near Sand Diego/Bay Area, CA
Neighborhood News Writer

Freelance Anime Content Writers - Pays $50/post
Ranker.com

Freelance Creative Outdoor Sports Content Writer / Blogger - Pays $15-$25/hour.
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Freelance Medical Manuscript Editor - Pays $60/hour
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Freelance Video Editor
50 States of Blue

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Success Story

How I Built Freelance Momentum to Make More $$$! - by Devon Ellington

How I Built Freelance Momentum to Make More $$$! - by Devon Ellington

Use "momentum" to take your writing career to the next level!

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 10/19/17

Whispers and Warnings - 10/19/17

School district pays $10K after posting book illegally online; Amazon sexual harassment in the news; Wolf of Wall Street libel suit...

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