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Table of Contents

* Angela's Desk - TIME TO GET YOUR SPOOK ON!!! Topic, Common Themes, and Winners of the WritersWeekly.com FALL, 2017 24-Hour Short Story Contest!

* Home Office - Halloween Decorations on "No Tan Lines" and BRRRR!!!

* Feature - Writers - 4 Obstacles When Closing a Deal (and How to Overcome Them!)

* Q & A - "How much should I pay my anthology contributors...and what rights do I need?"

* Paying Markets For Writers and Photographers - 10/26/17

* Freelance Writing Jobs - 10/26/2017

* Success Story - 9 PROFITABLE Reasons I Switched to Writing Nonfiction!

* Whispers & Warnings for 10/26/2017

* WritersWeekly Trivia Question for 10/26/2017

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Angela's Desk

TIME TO GET YOUR SPOOK ON!!! Topic, Common Themes, and Winners of the WritersWeekly.com FALL, 2017 24-Hour Short Story Contest!
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Home Office

Halloween Decorations on "No Tan Lines" and BRRRR!!!

Halloween Decorations on "No Tan Lines" and BRRRR!!!

How we "spooked up" our sailboats...and glowing eyes staring at me from the aft stateroom hatch!!!

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Article

Writers - 4 Obstacles When Closing a Deal (and How to Overcome Them!) by Monique Danao

Writers - 4 Obstacles When Closing a Deal (and How to Overcome Them!) by Monique Danao

Learn how to finally land that business writing assignment...even if the client is hesitating to commit.

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Ask The Expert

"How much should I pay my anthology contributors...and what rights do I need?"

"How much should I pay my anthology contributors...and what rights do I need?"

"Did you pay the writers who contributed to to your book, "QUERY LETTERS THAT WORKED! Real Queries That Landed $2K+ Writing Assignments?" Or, did they simply give them to you?"

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Paying Markets

Loaded Landscapes

"Loaded Landscapes is a blog that covers topics related to landscape and nature photography. We publish tips and tutorials, as well as articles about specific destinations or points of interest." Circ. 75K visitors/month. Updated several times/week. Pays on acceptance. Publishes ms within a few weeks of acceptance. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds in 24-48 hours. All content is freely available online. Guidelines online at https://loadedlandscapes.com/write-for-us.

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The Music & Sound Retailer

"We are the most widely read trade publication serving brick-and-mortar musical instrument stores and their owners, managers and buyers." Welcomes new writers. Circ. 11.5K. Monthly. Pays 60 days after publication. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys all rights. No reprints. Responds 24-48 hours. Sample copy available online. Subscription $18. Guidelines available by email. Pays $200 and up. Pays $400 for secret-shopper column.

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mixtape.lgbt

"Mixtape.lgbt is a digital arts and music zine for the lgbtq community. We feature brief interviews with bands, personal stories, media recommendations and critical essays about the joy of being part of a vibrant, thriving community." Online publication. Pays on acceptance. Period between acceptance and publication varies. Buys first serial and online right. No reprints. Responds within 3 weeks. Guideline online at http://www.mixtape.lgbt/submissions.

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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 Writer/Curator
Inside.com

Freelance Social Media Specialist
We Are Teachers

Freelance Social Media Specialist
Jackson Hewitt

Freelance Blog Writer
Cardwell Beach

Freelance Writer – near Boston, MA
Goomba Stomp

Freelance Writer – Pays $0.12/word
Pagely

Freelance Copy Editor – Pays $20/hour, must be located close to Raleigh, NC for your presence on Tuesdays
North State Media

Freelance Digital Content Writer
Invonto

Freelance Cannabis Writer – Pays $0.06/word
PotGuide

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $20k/year, part-time
Solution Inn

Freelance Writer
Magazine Company

Freelance Product Copywriter
Event Network, Inc.

Freelance Writer/Blogger – near Los Angeles, CA
The Bienstock Group

Freelance Professional Resume Writer – Pays $15-$20/hour
Ryno Resumes

Freelance Financial Copywriter – Pays $22-$26/hour
Community Credit Union

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $12-$14/hour
Working Person’s Enterprises

Freelance Resume Writer
DreamWork Consulting

Freelance Social Journalist – three month contract
NowThis

Freelance Content Writer – Pays $15.00-$50.00/hour
OverPampered.com

Freelance Transcriptionist – Pays $0.07-$0.08/65 character line includes spaces
EZ Scribe Medical Transcription

Freelance Federal Resume Writer/Career Consultant
Expert Resume Solutions

Freelance TV Series Content Writer – Pays up to $500 per article
Blasting News Inc.

Freelance Writers – Pays up to $500 per article
Sports Writer

Freelance Writers/Bloggers – writing articles about Halloween
blind ad

Freelance Chinese Localization Translator
Tapas Media

Freelance Korean Localization Translator
Tapas Media

Freelance Social Media Specialist – Pays $10-$15/hour plus benefits
Village Apothecary

Freelance Social Media Coordinator
Caren Joan Public Relations, Inc.

Freelance Copywriter – includes benfefits
Ungerboeck

Freelance Script Writer
Filmless

 

See the links to these jobs here.

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Success Story

9 PROFITABLE Reasons I Switched to Writing Nonfiction! by Bill Vossler

9 PROFITABLE Reasons I Switched to Writing Nonfiction! by Bill Vossler

After three years of writing fiction, and only earning $25, I switched to nonfiction writing to make a living. Ten years later, I received an $18,000 check for a self-published nonfiction book...

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Whispers and Warnings

Whispers and Warnings - 10/26/17

Whispers and Warnings - 10/26/17

Weird news; sexual harassment in the publishing industry; and a scam targeting writers

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